ThePentiwas made in East Germany byWeltafrom c.1959. It was available with a white, red , black or blue body.
Once the East German optical industry introduced a 35mm film load system concurrent toAgfa's West GermanRapid film. ThisSL-System(SL-System=Schnell-Lade-System : Fast Load System) used two equal cartridges, one loaded, the other empty. Thefilm advancesystem shifted the film via the image plane from one cartridge into the other, image by image.
The camera and the rapid film canister
Cosmetic: Excellent condition, with normal signs of use
Optical: Viewfinder clean. Lens clean with no haze/fungus/scratches.
Mechanical: All shutter speeds are accurate and all mechanical functions are working perfectly.
Orders with products that are for store pick up are ready once payment is completed. No need to wait for the pick up notification.
Normal shipping orders will dispatch from our shop within 1-3 days.
Orders in Germany/EU are shipped with DHL.
Orders outside EU are shipped with FedEx
Orders that will ship outside of EU might have delays due to customs, these are factors beyond our control.
Orders including lab processing and normal products will be shipped after the lab part is complete.
Please remember to include your order # when shipping or dropping films.
Ship your films here:
Schivelbeiner Str. 9
Or drop your films in one of our Dropboxes located around Berlin.
For all other lab questions please check our Lab FAQ'S.