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Argus C

1938-1939

This is the first of the argus "C" line a.k.a. "the brick". This camera is a large camera made of bakelite, with a metal frontplate. This camera soes focus, but unlike the A's, it has a rangefinder. The rangefinder is a view of what you want to focus with a bottom, and top image. You rotate a dial, and the bottom and top images move. Once you have them lined up correctly, you adjust the lens to the correct distance. I doubt you understand what i am talking about...but i am trying my best :)

 film type: 35mm.
lens: F. 3.5 Argus 50mm
shutter speeds: 5, 10, 20, 30, 50, 75, 100, 150, 200, 300
aperture settings: 3.5, 4.5, 6.3, 11, 18
fucusing capabilities: lens barrel twists from 3.5ft-infinity, and rangefinder.

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