Praktica BC 3

Jump to: navigation, search

Late eighties PB mount (Praktica bayonet) SLR made by Pentacon VEB Dresden.

It has a full electronic aperture priority shutter that selects stepless speeds between 40sec and 1/1000 sec, but it can also be operated fully manual.

The BC3 is battery operated by a single PX28 battery (4LR44) and can function mechanical at the flash sync speed of 1/90sec.

The viewfinder shows selected aperture in a window and shutterspeeds by red LED lights. A green LED shows flash use.