Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1997/08/28

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Subject: Re: Rolleiflex 3003 System
From: Marc James Small <>
Date: Thu, 28 Aug 1997 08:17:11 -0400

At 11:35 PM 8/27/97 -0700, Patrick G. Sobalvarro wrote:

>But one can't trust Rollei to
>build backwards-compatible systems the way Leica do.

Well, the Rollei 35mm SLR system was in production from the late 1960's
until 1995, so it did have a rather long run.  And their TLR's do have a
lot of 'backwards compatibility' in them:  my Prewar Magnar, for instance,
will fit ANY Bayo I camera from the 1930's to the last T made thirty years


Marc James Small
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