Nikon FM with Motor Drive
Type: 35mm single-lens reflex
Picture Format: 24mm x 36mm (35mm film format)
Lens mount: Nikon bayonet mount
Lenses available: Nikkor 50mm f/1.4, f/2 or 55mm f/1.2 as standard; more than 55 Nikkor lenses in all.
Shutter: Vertical-travel, metal focal-plane shutter with speeds from 1 to 1/1000 sec., plus “B”
Shutter release: Via shutter release button, with mode selector set to black index line position
Viewfinder: Fixed eyelevel pentaprism type with built-in through-the-lens (TTL) exposure meter; shutter speed indicated in the viewfinder; lens aperture setting indicated in the viewfinder when lens in use is fitted with an aperture-direct-readout (ADR) lens aperture scale; LED display indicates five exposure graduations through combinations of three symbols (‘+’, ‘o’, ‘-‘ ); finder coverage, approx. 93% of the picture field; viewfinder magnification, 0.86X with 50mm lens set at infinity
Focusing screen: Matte Fresnel field with central split-image rangefinder surrounded by micro prism ring; 12mm-diameter reference circle defines area of meter center-weighting; similar to Nikon Type K screen
Reflex mirror: Automatic instant-return type; non-lockable type
Exposure meter: Through-the-lens, center-weighted metering; full-aperture exposure measurement with Al Nikkor lenses fitted with meter coupling ridge; stop-down exposure measurement for other lenses; two gallium photo-diodes (GPD) employed for fast and accurate response to a full range of light levels, positioned either side of the eyepiece
Metering range: EV 1 to EV 18 (i.e., f/1.4, 1 sec. to f/16, 1/1000 sec., with 50mm f/1.4 lens at ASA 100)
Battery: Two 1.5V silver oxide batteries power metering system; LED display lights up to indicate power availability when film advance lever is pulled out to standoff position
Film speed scale: Settings provided for ASA 12-3200
Lens diaphragm coupling: Built-in meter coupling lever for Nikkor lenses with automatic-maximum-aperture facility with maximum aperture of from f/1.2 to f/5.6; meter / diaphragm coupling of from f/1.2 to f/32 provided
Flash synchronization: Built-in ISO-type hotshoe contact with safety switch for synchronization with electronic flash units at speeds up to 1/125 sec.; one threaded sync terminal provided for off-camera or multiple flash operation
Film winding: Via single-stroke lever with 135o winding angle and 30o standoff angle; level also serves as meter ON/OFF switch and shutter release lock; powered film advance with optional MD-11 Motor Drive
Frame counter: Shows number of frames exposed (additive type); automatically resets to “S” (two frames before (O)) when camera back is opened
Film rewinding: Manual via film rewind button and crank
Multiple exposure: Possible via multi-exposure button (either manual or with MD-11)
Depth-of-field preview: Lever provided
Self timer: lever provided on front of camera; can be set for up to approx. 10 sec. delay; setting “cancelable”
Camera back: Hinged, swing-open type; detachable; memo holder provided
Body finish: Chrome or black
Dimensions: 142mm (W) x 60.5mm (D) x 89.5mm (H)
Weight: 590g (body only)
The Nikon FM is a mechanically operated, interchangeable lens, 35 mm film, single-lens reflex (SLR) camera. It was manufactured in Japan between 1977 and 1982 by Nippon Kogaku K. K. (now Nikon Corporation).The Nikon FM sold very well compared to the competing mechanical Pentax MX (released 1977) and Olympus OM-1N (1979) cameras.this elite masterpiece is available at www.billuphotos.com/gold in 9.9/10 condition.
Warranty Claims & Return Policy
We can purchase our sold goods on following basis:
- Within 1 to 2 days 5%
- Within in 5 to 10 days 10%
- Within 15 to 30 Days 15%
- After 1 Month 25%
(Condition, Box Accessories also matters on the depreciation)
NOTE : This policy depends upon market situation & its not applicable on accessories
- Breakage and waterdip are not claimable.
- All technical faults are claimed.
- No replacement warranty, repair support is available.
- Service within the warranty is free yet customer will have to pay for any part replacement.
- All kinds of batteries and chargers (original or copy) are not claimed in the warranty
NOTE : Terms and Conditions are applied on both New and used cameras or lenses.