Ikoflex Rollfilm cameras 1934-1944

The Ikoflex was the TLR - Twin Lens Reflex - of Zeiss Ikon.

A review of the prewar models:

Prewar Ikoflex models
Name BN Year Lens Shutter details
Ikoflex (I) 850/16 E 1934-1937 Novar 6,3/8 cm Derval 1/25-1/100 Hexagonal front
Ikoflex (I) 850/16 E 1934-1936 Novar 6,3/8 cm Derval 1/25-1/100 id, leather hood
Ikoflex (I) 850/16 I 1934-1936 Novar 4,5/8 cm Derval 1/25-1/100 id
Ikoflex (I) 850/16 I 1934-1936 Novar 4,5/8 cm Derval 1/25-1/100 id, metal hood
Ikoflex (I) 850/16 Ik 1934-1936 Novar 4,5/8 cm Klio 00 1-1/175 id, leather hood
Ikoflex (I) 850/16 Icr 1935 Novar 4,5/8 cm Compur-Rapid 1-1/500 id, metal hood
Ikoflex I 850/16 Fc 1939-1944 Novar 3,5/7,5 cm Compur 1-1/300 Square front, round corners
Ikoflex II 850/16 E 1939-1944 Novar 6,3/8 cm Derval 1-1/175 Black lacquered around the lens
Ikoflex II 850/16 Ik 1939-1944 Novar 4,5/8 cm Klio 00 1-1/175 id, export version
Ikoflex II 850/16 Ik 1939-1944 Novar 4,5/8 cm Klio 00 1-1/175 Leather around the lens
Ikoflex II 851/16 Ik 1936-1937 Novar 4,5/8 cm Klio 00 1-1/175 Metal parts are nickel-plated
Ikoflex II 851/16 K 1936 Triotar 3,8/7,5 cm Compur 1-1/300 Metal parts are chrome-plated
Ikoflex III 851/16 Kc 1936-1938 Triotar 3,5/7,5 cm Compur 1-1/300 id
Ikoflex III 851/16 Lcr 1936-1938 Tessar 3,5/7,5 cm Compur 1-1/500 id
Ikoflex III 852/16 Kc 1938-1944 Triotar 3,5/7,5 cm Compur 1-1/300 Time and f-stop windows
Ikoflex III 852/16 Lcr 1938-1944 Tessar 3,5/7,5 cm Compur 1-1/500 id
Ikoflex III 852/16 Lcr 1938-1944 Tessar 3,5/7,5 cm Compur 1-1/400 id
Ikoflex III 853/16 Pcsr 1938-1944 Tessar 2,8/7,5 cm Compur-Rapid 1-1/400 Lever action, Albada viewfinder

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