Sixon exposure meter

Made:
1955 in Erlangen
maker:
Gossen

Gossen. Made in West Germany. Photoelectric exposure meter. Scale calibrated 1-12. Rotating roller with aperture scales from f/1.4--45. Fixed shutter speed speed scales 8 secs-1/500 sec, 8-64 fps. ASA speed range 21-800. Rolltop blind in white plastic for incident light readings. 'Colour Finder' scale - step wedge in red calibrated 2,600, 3,200, 4,000, 5,800 and 10,000 OK, with comparison patch. No X273169. In leather case with instructions (filed).

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/4387
Materials:
glass, metal (unknown) and plastic (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (laid flat): 30 mm x 55 mm x 75 mm,
type:
exposure meter
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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