Bronica S2A Black Medium Format Camera Body Description
(FROM ONE OF THE BIG RED BRONICA BINDERS:) (CHAPTER/PAGE HEADING:) BRONICA IDENTIFICATION/FEATURES:
In 1969, the S2 was replaced with an internally modified version, identified as the S2A. Since there were almost no external changes, the model is identified by the designation S2A following the serial number.
This camera was manufactured from 1969-1977
Type: 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 (6cm x 6cm) Single lens reflex camera
Film: 120 roll film, 12 exposures and 220 roll film, 24 exposures
Interchanging Films: interchangeable film back coupled with camera body, dark slide
with safety lock system.
Standard lens: Nikkor 75mm F2.8 fully automatic preset diaphragm, 4 group 5 element
Lens mount: Bayonet type (Bronica mount), also equipped with screw mount (57mm x
1 mm pitch). Large bayonet mount for long telephoto lenses
Finder: Fresnel lens and large magnifier
Viewfinder hood: interchangeable with prism finder or magnifying hood
Focusing: Helicoid type, stroke 14mm, rotating angle of focusing ring 250 degrees
Distance Scale: for 75mm lens.
Mirror: flip down, instant return, automatic mirror system
Diaphragm: Fully automatic diaphragm - 75mm, 40mm, 50mm, 100mm, 105mm,
150mm, 200mm, 300mm, 400mm and 600mm lenses
Depth-of-Field: Depth-of-field can be checked by pressing preview button
Shutter: Vertically operating focal plane shutter, non-rotating single shutter dial, B, 1,
1/2, 1/4, 1/8, 1/15, 1/30, 1/60, 1/125, 1/250, 1/500, 1/1000 and 'X' (1/40). ''T'' (Time)
Shutter release lock device. Intermediate shutter speeds.
Synchro: Automatic switch-over synchronization system
Film loading: Separate film holder, automatic film winding system by matching with
film start mark
Film winding: winding crank or knob.
Film counter: Automatically returns to ''0''
Camera body: made of 18-8 stainless steel, bright polished finish
Dimensions: 100mm x 100mm x 140mm
Weight: 1.780 kg
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