Noted as one of the best SLRs during its time, the SL35e was designed by Heinz Waaske. The SL35e was released in 1978. This is a well built, elegant and easy to use camera with great ergonomics. The solid chassis makes the SL35e one of the heaviest SLRs developed weighing 760 grams with lens (size: 135x86x49mm). It features the Rollei Quick Bayonet Mount III (QBM III), vertical focal plane metal shutter (16-1/1000 sec; mechanical and X shutter speeds of 1/125 and B), automatic and manual modes, silicium cell lightmeter TTL open metering, viewfinder with LED and F-stop display, pentaprism mirror and multi-exposure capability. Requires 6v Px28 silver oxid battery.