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Kodak Retinette IA (type 042)

Manufactured from 1961 to 1963. Similar to the earlier IA type 035 but this model was fitted with a the shorter focal length Reomar 45mm f/2.8 lens in a Pronto shutter.

Kodak Retinette 1A type 042

If your Retinette no longer works, then you might do as lighting designer Christian Seiche did with this one.

Kodak Retinette lamp

Retinette IA instruction manual on Mike Butkus' excellent website.

Get your Retinette repaired.

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