Difference between revisions of "Daco"

From Camera-wiki.org
Jump to: navigation, search
m
(Links: Refined Link URL)
 
(3 intermediate revisions by 3 users not shown)
Line 3: Line 3:
 
|image= http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3295/3038086913_060500e61e.jpg
 
|image= http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3295/3038086913_060500e61e.jpg
 
|image_align= left
 
|image_align= left
|image_text= 1949 Daco<br><small>by Alf Sigaro</small>
+
|image_text= 1949 Daco
 +
|image_by= Alf Sigaro
 +
|image_rights=non-commercial
 
}}
 
}}
  
The '''Daco''' is a [[Bakelite]] box camera made by [[Dacora]] in Germany.  The original model dates from 1949, with an f/11 lens; the 1950 '''Daco II''' has an f/8 lens<ref>{{McKeown}}, p.232</ref>.
+
The '''Daco''' is a [[Bakelite]] box camera made by [[Dacora]] in Germany.  The original model dates from 1949, with an f/11 lens; the 1950 '''Daco II''' has an f/8 lens<ref>{{McKeown12}}, p.232</ref>.
  
 
There are controls on the front giving a choice of apertures, f11, f16, f22 (Daci) or f8 & f11 (Daci II), and focus ranges of 1.5-4m and 4m-&#8734;.  The camera uses [[120 film]] taking twelve 6x6cm images per roll.
 
There are controls on the front giving a choice of apertures, f11, f16, f22 (Daci) or f8 & f11 (Daci II), and focus ranges of 1.5-4m and 4m-&#8734;.  The camera uses [[120 film]] taking twelve 6x6cm images per roll.
Line 13: Line 15:
  
 
{{br}}
 
{{br}}
 +
==Notes==
 
<references />
 
<references />
 +
 
== Links ==
 
== Links ==
* [http://www.lyndrup.dk/ken/Engelsk/Dacora%20E/Daco.htm Daco] on Ken Lyndrup's site (possibly mistakenly labelled Daci II)
+
* [http://www.lyndrup.dk/ken/Engelsk/Dacora%20E/Daco.htm Daco] on [http://www.lyndrup.dk/ken/Engelsk.htm Ken Lyndrup's site]
  
 
[[Category:German 6x9 box]]
 
[[Category:German 6x9 box]]
Line 21: Line 25:
 
[[Category:Dacora]]
 
[[Category:Dacora]]
 
[[Category:D]]
 
[[Category:D]]
 +
[[Category: 1949]]

Latest revision as of 06:17, 20 December 2016

The Daco is a Bakelite box camera made by Dacora in Germany. The original model dates from 1949, with an f/11 lens; the 1950 Daco II has an f/8 lens[1].

There are controls on the front giving a choice of apertures, f11, f16, f22 (Daci) or f8 & f11 (Daci II), and focus ranges of 1.5-4m and 4m-∞. The camera uses 120 film taking twelve 6x6cm images per roll.

The Daco was superceded by the similar, but metal-bodied Daci and Daci Royal.


Notes

  1. McKeown, James M. and Joan C. McKeown's Price Guide to Antique and Classic Cameras, 12th Edition, 2005-2006. USA, Centennial Photo Service, 2004. ISBN 0-931838-40-1 (hardcover). ISBN 0-931838-41-X (softcover)., p.232

Links