Exakta VX and Varex VX


A/R - Serial number range: 692000-817000 Total production: 125000
KR - Serial number range: 691724-815619 Total production: 123895
RH - Lists 4 versions and no serial range. Total production: 124474


Known Versions
Model Name -
A/R Version
KR Serial Range Changes Between Versions
VX - 0* 691724-693824 Curved film advance lever, "Z" engraved on speed knob, rewind release is a lever, frame counter has no adjustment wheel, "ASA/Weston" engraving, "M,X" Vakublitz flash plugs, no outer bayonet tabs.
Varex VX 691724-693824 As above but with "DIN" engraving.
Varex VX 698031-730905 As above but engraved with "T" instead of "Z".
VX - 0* 696651-733580 As above but with "Weston/ASA" engraving.
Varex VX - 1 695480-700464 As above but Vakublitz plugs marked with "VM" and "XE".
VX 696651, 711220, 808068 As above but with "DIN" engraving. Three cameras observed.
Varex VX - 2 740615-770621 Straight film advance lever, rewind release is now a button, frame counter now has adjustment dial, double bayonet, "DIN" engraving, sickle-shaped cover for release knob, "M, X" Vakublitz plugs.
VX - 2/3* 734207-768422 As above but with "Weston/ASA" engraving.
Varex VX - 3 765394 Listed by A/R, details as above. Not cataloged by KR.
Varex VX 777549 Frame counter with spring-tensioned adjustment dial. One camera observed.
Varex VX - 5 779806-814207 Frame counter with spring-tensioned adjustment dial, PC sockets, half-moon shaped cover for shutter release, "DIN" engraving.
Varex VX - 4 780296 Listed by A/R, as above but with "Weston/ASA" engraving. Not cataloged by KR.
VX 777689-815619 As above but with "Weston/ASA" engraving.

* - A/R lists one camera as the VX model (no versions), with early and later changes.

* - A/R lists this camera as a version 2 and a version 3.


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