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The K-20 was a lightweight, hand-held World War II aerial camera. Equipped with a high-speed shutter, it was used by the military for day reconnaissance between 1941 and 1946

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This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Object Details
Country of Origin United States of America Type EQUIPMENT-Photographic Manufacturer Folmer Graflex Corp.
Physical Description Gray metal body; 4 x 5 format, 162mm f4.5 lens; with metal carrying case, bracket, film threading plate, 2 filters. Dimensions 3-D: 27.9 × 24.1 × 17.8cm (11 × 9 1/2 × 7 in.)
Materials metals, white metal, glass, lens
Inventory Number A19720881000 Credit Line Gift of George Kay Data Source National Air and Space Museum Restrictions & Rights Usage conditions apply
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