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Manufactured 1971, A compact- ish automatic exposure rangefinder camera. With a fast and sharp lens, takes great photos.

Fun with this camera.
Was in very good condition just needed the usual cleaning and light seal replacement.

Camera Specs:
Lens: 40mm f1.7-11, 6 elements in 4 groups. Filter size 49mm.
Shutter: Seiko-ESF, Shutter speeds 2secs - 1/1000 Auto exposure.
Exposure Meter: Cds meter powered by two PX640 1.35v mercury battery
(I use two 640 1.5v alk batteries)
Exposure Control: EE metered automatic exposure only with no manual override.
Film Speed Index:
ASA 25-500
Viewfinder: Double image superimposed coupled rangefinder
, with automatic parallax correction. Green (for good exposure conditions) or red (for possible camera shake exposure conditions) light in viewfinder.
Flash Synchronization: Hot shoe and PC socket.

Self-timer: Built-in, lever on camera body.
Film Loading: Normal slotted take-up spool.
Film Winding: Single operation 130 degree wind.
Size: 124mm x 77mm x 60mm
Weight: 567 grams


Bondi junction!
 
 

 

Minolta's Hi-Matic range finder cameras 1962-1978
Hi-Matic 1962,
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