was the first Leica II(D) copy made in the Soviet Union. Its production
started in 1934 and lasted till 1955 with an interruption in 1941-1946
during WWII. At least seven different variations of the FED are known.
This FED is a type 1g by Princelle
or type 6 by McKeown. It has a new FED logo engraved on the top plate.
This model was in production in 1953-1955.
- Shutter speeds - B, 1/25, 1/50,
1/100, 1/250, 1/500.
- As a true Leica copy, the FED
accepts the whole range of Leica threadmount lenses.
This FED is in EXC condition,
the chrome is clean overall, the vulcanite covering is clean and complete.
The shutter is working
on all speeds. The RF and VF are clear and sharp.
This FED comes complete with a
This FED is a capable user and
a nice collectible camera.
Please note that the lens is not included, only the body.