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Contax 137 MA Quartz 35mm Camera Body

***Lens not included
KEH Model# 218530

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Contax 137 MA Quartz 35mm Camera Body Description


Same as 137MD except: addition of manual shutter speed settings. TTL flash metering, aperture priority and manual metering modes, LED meter display, AE exposure compensation, AE lock, dedicated hot shoe, PC sync terminal. Quartz timed electronic shutter. Shutter speed range 1 sec to 1/1000 plus B in Manual mode, 11 sec to 1/1000 in AE mode, X sync at 1/60, self timer. ISO range 12 - 3200. Auto film advance (3 fps), manual rewind. Removeable back, DOF preview, electronic cable release. Backs: Data Back D-5. Recommended flash: 540, TLA 20, TLA 30. Film supply indicator. Clutch disengagement system for smooth rewind.

KEH Specifications

Focus:  Manual  

Lens Mount:  AE Bayonet. 

Metering:  TTL/Flash 

Manual Metering:  Yes 

Aperture Priority AE:  Yes 

Center Weighted:  Yes 

Metering Display:  LED 

Exp. Comp:  Yes 

Auto. Exposure Lock:  Yes 

Shoe:  Ded. 

PC Sync:  Yes 

Shutter Speed Range:  1s-1/1000 manual mode, 11s-1/1000 in AE 

High Sync. Speed:  1/60 

B or T Setting:  B 

Self-timer:  Yes 

ISO/DX Range:  12-3200 

ISO/DX Setting:  Man. 

Film Advance:  Auto. 

Advance Rate (fps):  3 

Film Rewind:  Auto. 

Removable Back:  Yes 

DOF Preview:  Yes 

Release Socket:  Elec. 

Viewfinder Image:  95% 

Battery:  4-AA 

Weight:  17oz. .


General information

Brand Name Contax
Product information

Physical Characteristics

Lens Mount Contax AE, Contax MM