Tower 5                                                                                                                            
Manufacturer:
Nicca Camera Company Ltd (Tokyo)

Country of origin:

Produced:

Number made:

Serial no. range:

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Standard lens:

Japan

1955 - 1956

3500 - 4000*

74xxx ?

T,1,2,5,10,15,25 (slow speed dial) B,25,50,100,200,500,1000

Nikkor 2/50 and 1.4/50

This camera is similar to the Nicca Type-5, and was produced exclusively for Sears Roebuck. It has flash synchronization (X at 1/25) via a socket on the back of the body and a film type indicator in the film wind-on knob. The lever under the rewind knob is for diopter adjustment.

There is a locking catch on the slow speed dial (at 1/25)

The back of the camera has a vertically hinged door, to allow film loading.

*Total production including Nicca and Snider models.
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