Visually, this Kodak Retina IIa (type 016), is a little crunchy. However, the mechanical components are near perfect. This sturdy 35mm folding rangefinder typifies what I like about the Retina lineup and why I have a mini-collection within my collection for these beauties.

Make Kodak
Model Retina IIa type 016
Year 1951-1954
Format 35mm
Shutter Synchro-Compur
Speed B,1,2,5,10,25, 50, 100, 250,500
Lens Schneider-Kreuznach Retina-Xenon
f2 50mm
Focus 3.5 ft to ∞
Aperture f2 to f16
Light Meter No
Rangefinder Yes