The Konica Model "TC-X" Camera


TYPE: 35mm SLR camera with shutter-priority, TTL AE mechanism
FORMAT: 24x36mm
Hexanon AR 50mm f/l.8
Hexanon AR 50mm f/1.4

LENS MOUNT: Bayonet type Konica Mount II
APERTURE CONTROL: Fully automatic and manual
SHUTTER: Vertical transport mechanical focal plane shutter,
"B" 1/8 ~ 1/ 1000 sec.

FLASH SYNC: X sync at 1/8 through 1/60 sec.
SELF-TIMER: 10 sec. delay (approx.)
VIEWFINDER: Real image eye-level pentaprism finder, with split image
range-finder, micro-diaprism ring and peripheral matte screen;
field of viewfinder is 92%; 0.87 x with 50mm lens

FINDER DISPLAY: Needle indication of aperture from f/1.4 to f/22,
with over and under exposure warnings, manual operation signal,
stopped-down metering mark and AE coupling range indication

METERING SYSTEM: Through-the-Lens center-weighted
metering at full aperture, CdS cell

EXPOSURE CONTROL: Shutter-priority AE mechanism; with standard Hexanon
AR lenses, AE mechanism is coupled with film speed, shutter speed and widest
lens aperture; correct aperture indication for manual metering; in stopped-down mode,
meter coupled with film speed, shutter speed and aperture

EV5 (f/1.4, 1/15 sec.) through
EVI8 (f/I6, 1/1000 sec.) for ISO 100

FILM SPEED: ISO 50 through 1600 (1/3 step). Both automatic setting
(DX code film) and manual setting are possible

POWER SWITCH: Turns battery on/off and locks shutter release
AE LOCK MECHANISM: Partial depression of shutter locks AE mechanism
(for exposure compensation)

POWER SOURCE: Single LR03 (R03) dry battery (AAA size) or
LR6 (R6) dry battery (AA size)

FILM LOADING: Konica "easy load" system; film check window for DX type film
FILM ADVANCE: Single action top lever, wind angle of 135º, 20º play
FILM RE-WIND: Crank driven re-wind mechanism;
film re-wind button resets automatically

FRAME COUNTER: Additive type, auto-reset
BODY: 130 X 84 X 44mm
(5.11 X 3.11 X 1.73")

WEIGHT: AAA size 375g (13.2 oz.)
(without battery) AA size 380g (13.5 oz.)

Note: Specifications and design subject to change without notice