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Camera, Flexible Gun, Motion Picture, Rokuohsha (Konishiroku) Type 89, Japan

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Display Status:

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

Camera, Flexible Gun, Motion Picture, Rokuohsha (Konishiroku) Type 89, Japan

Collection Item Summary:

The camera is a Model 2, with a 75 mm Hexar lens, that was used for fighters and land-based bombers.

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Rights

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

Manufacturer

Konishi-Roku Optical Industry Company

Credit Line

Transferred from the U.S. Navy

Dimensions

3-D: 75cm (29 1/2 in.)

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National Air and Space Museum Collection

Country of Origin

Japan

Physical Description

Rohuoh-sha lens (Hexar SCR.1.4:5) 1 ring sight; spade-grip and pistol-grip trigger assembly. Extra film magazines; mount.w/or in place of flexible gun

Type

EQUIPMENT-Photographic

Inventory Number

A19660447000