Camera, Aerial, Type F-8, Rokuohsha (Konishiroku), Hand-Held, Japan

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Display Status:

This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.

Camera, Aerial, Type F-8, Rokuohsha (Konishiroku), Hand-Held, Japan

Collection Item Summary:

This Japanese design is based on the Fairchild F-8, a lightweight, focal plane lens camera for training, military, and miscellaneous aerial and ground photography. Three filters are also displayed

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Credit Line

Transferred from the U.S. Navy

Dimensions

3-D: 27 x 41 x 34cm (10 5/8 x 16 1/8 x 13 3/8 in.)

Country of Origin

Japan

Physical Description

340 x 410 x 270mm; hand-held oblique, hexar 1 4.5 lens. With instructions and accessories but different sighting device than F-8. Four filters; A-6 red, K-50 yellow, D-55 orange, K-45 cyan.

Type

EQUIPMENT-Photographic

Inventory Number

A19711014000