(8) Inserting cut-film or film pack adapter.
attached to the camera back with the
camera back release spring, which
allows you to insert the cut-film
holder and film pack adapter into
the camera as follows (fig 1-45):
assembly (camera back) away from the
(b) Slide the film holder into the camera between
assembly and the camera body as far as it will go.
(c) Check to be sure that the silver side of the dark slide is facing the
lens, indicating that the film is unexposed.
(d) Press the shutter cocking lever to cock shutter actuating mechanism.
(e) Carefully pull out the dark slide from the cut-film holder.
(f) Depress the shutter
release, to make an exposure.
NOTE: With the fiducial mark on the speed ring set opposite a number on
the speed scale, the shutter opens and closes with one operation of the
cable release or release lever. With fiducial mark set at B (bulb), the
shutter opens when the cable release is operated and closes when the
cable release plunger is released. If an opening of several seconds is
required, finger tighten the lock on the cable release to hold the
shutter open. With the fiducial mark set at T (time), two operations of
the cable release, or the release lever, are required; the first opens
the shutter and the second operation closes the shutter.