Praktica fx2

first variation 1956-58

Praktica FX2 is a 35mm film SLR focal plane shutter camera made by KW and produced between 1956-58. [1]

Some of the first variation cameras did not have a nameplate that said FX2 on the front above the lens, only 29,000 of these cameras were produced like this between March 1956 and June 1958. In the same production period some of the cameras had the Praktica FX2 nameplate on.

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Without FX2 Nameplate

Some featuresEdit

  • Interchangable viewfinder
  • Shutter speeds 1/50-1/500 +B
  • Flash sync. 1/2, 1/5, 1/10
  • M42 screw fitting lens mount
  • Electronic and bulb flash connections

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. Model variation info is as to Mike's Praktica Collection


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