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Minolta 110 Zoom SLR camera

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Minolta Camera Co. Ltd.


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Driver Date & Version
1976 (ver. 1.0)


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The compact (it was back on year 1976 so ya we call this thing compact) Minolta 110 Zoom SLR is the world first SLR (Single Lens Reflex) for the 110 pocket format. It is advised prior to using this camera, read the manual while installing the batteries and hanling and acquainting. By this way you will take good pictures and truly realize its potential right from the start.

The 18 pages back-to-back manual is complete with images on how to operate the camera.You cna see the origin of the Minolta 110 Zoon SLR by its Japanese models.

Technical Specification/Information

Type Compact single-lens-reflex camera for No. 110 film format with zoom/macro lens and automatic electronic exposure control
Lens 25 - 50mm f/4.5 Zoom Rokkor-Macro 10 elements in 10 groups plus swing-in close-up element

auto-preset apertured f /4.5 5.6 8 11 and 16 with click stps intermediate settings possible

filter thread diameter 40.5mm metering

By lens-side Cds cell angle of acceptance 12 degree vertically. 18 degree horizontally

Exposure control Aperture-priority automatic from EV 1 (e.g. 10 sec. at f /4.5) to EV 18 ( 1/1000 sec. at f/16)

control for up to +-2 EV continuous exposure adjustment in 1 EV steps

Shutter Metal-blade behind-the-lens type stepless electronically controlled speeds 1/1000 to 10 sec. plus mechanical X ( 1/150 sec.) and B (bulb) settings shutter-setting and -release locks.
Power source Two 1.5v silver-oxide cells Eveready S-76 or equivalent

battery check by button and finder LED

Mirror Quick-return type
Viewfinder eye-level Porro-mirror type showing 85% of film-frame area with microprism focusing aid centered in mat field

magnification 0.56X (at f = 25mm) to 1.1 X (f = 50mm) focused at infinity

red and yellow light-emitting diodes (LEDs) indicate shutter speed under 1/50 sec.. over-range warning mechanical setting and battery condition

eyepiece frame accepts Minolta SLR eyepiece correction lenses.

Battery warning system Built-in finder shutter remains closed if shutter is released at AUTO setting when battery power is insufficient.
Flash sync. X synchronization through direct-contact hot shoe only at X setting and stepless auto speeds under 1/150 sec.
Films usable No.110 cartridges for 12 or 20 exposures 13 x 17mm

film-speed setting unnecessary

Film advance Lever type with single 80* stroke
Focusing 1m (3.3 ft.) to infinity by distance scale or finder microprism spot

close-up range at M setting film-to-subject distance of 286 to 307mm by microprism for respective image magnifications on film of 0.126 to 0.106 x

Others Cable-release socket tripod socket strap-attachment provision
Accessories available Hand strap. retractable rubber lens hood. soft case with detachable neck strap 40.5mm filters Cable Release 11 Auto Electroflash 25 eyepiece corrosion lenses
Size and weight 53.5 x 108 x 132mm (2-1 /8 x 4- 1 /4 x 5-1/4 in. ) 430g (1 5-1 /8 oz. )

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