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Re: [Rollei] Rollei XF35 and Voigtlander VF135



> From: Sven Keller <keller.schaefer  
> Reply-To: rollei  us
> Date: Tue, 6 Nov 2001 16:22:50 +0100 (MET)
> To: rollei  us
> Subject: Re: [Rollei] Rollei XF35 and Voigtlander VF135
> 
> The VF 101 is a Rollei redesigned Zeiss Ikon S 310 with fixed lens. Prochnow
> shows one with interchangeable lens, designated VF 102, but says it was only
> a prototype (?). 

Yes, that's the one.  There was apparently one small production run, all
sold to the Rollei agent in Israel.

> I am not sure now about the shutter. I think I remember having read Copal
> inside the camera when I had a look inside mine - I will recheck.
> What I was trying to say was that if you find a working XF35 for small money
> there is no reason why it shouldn't continue to do so. If the shutter indeed
> falls apart, we at least know somebody who can repair it...

I'm pretty sure Copal had nothing to do with this camera.  It would have
been a better camera if they had made the shutter!!!

Bob

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