1966, a big solid heavy camera.
Not a hope! lens no good, shutter stuck!
It had been on a trip to the beach sand fell out when I removed top and
bottom.! and maybe a swim to looked like salt crystals inside to. Just
put it back together and it looks pretty on the shelf.
oh well its a parts camera I guess.
45mm f1.8 - 22, 6 elements in 5 groups. Filter size 55mm.
Seiko-LA, Shutter speeds 1/4 - 1/500 &
Exposure Meter: Cds meter powered by 1.35v mercury battery.
Exposure Control: EE (CLC) metered shutter priority with manual
Film Speed Index: ASA
Viewfinder: Double image super-imposing coupled rangefinder,
with automatic parallax correction. Needle in viewfinder shows EV number.
Flash Synchronization: Hot shoe and PC socket.
Built-in, lever on lens.
Film Loading: Normal slotted take-up spool.
Film Winding: Single or multiple
operation a big 220 degree wind.
Size: 140mm x 82mm x 47mm
Hi-Matic range finder cameras 1962-1978.
Hi-Matic 7 1962
Hi-Matic 7s 1966
Hi-Matic 9 1966
Hi-Matic 11 1969
Hi-Matic C 1971
Hi-Matic 5 1971
Hi-Matic E 1971
Hi-Matic F 1972
Hi-Matic G 1974
Hi-Matic 7sII 1977