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Kiev 4’s 01 by J Jakobson
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Kiev 4M and 4A 1947-1987, Arsenal, Kiev, Ukraine 35mm Rangefinder. Metal curtain shutter with speeds ½ to an optimistic 1/1250. The Kiev rangefinder cameras were developed after WW II in the Arsenal factory in Kiev (Ukraine). Soviet forces had “relocated” equipment and personnel from the Zeiss Ikon factories in Germany. -Camerapedia