Cosina MS XL 204 M

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Cosina MS XL 204 M (Magic Sound)

Year: 1978-81

Weight: 1320 g

Lens: 1,2 / 9 - 36 mm

Macro focusing

Split Image Focusing

Manual / Auto Zoom with 2 speeds

Frame rates: 18, 24

Manual / Auto Exposure

Auto / Manual Recording Level Control

Made in Japan

Original price in England (in the year of introduction): £180

Accepts also 200ft/60m cassette or runs with new SUPERMAG400 magazine


Lowlight camera!

According to test and info of the instruction manual it can only meter 40 and 160 ASA in artificial light with the corresponding 25 and 100 ASA in daylight.

The original, unmodified camera can not run the Ektachrome 64T automatically.

Modification see:

Warning: do not change sensitivity generally! In this case the 25/40/100/160 ASA films will be underexposed!


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