New Rocket from Rocket Camera Co Ltd

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A well made "HIT" style camera with shutter speeds of I and B and a 20mm F4.5 Rocket lens and marked "MADE IN OCCUPIED JAPAN" and engraved "New Rocket" on the top plate. Various name plates.

Model New Rocket
Finish/colour chrome, black leatherette
Lens Fixed focus 20mm f4.5 Rocket
Shutter I and B 
Aperture Fixed
Film Door lock snap to shut
Dimensions wxhxdmm (width x height x depth)
Weight 84g
Date of Manufacture  
Current Value 350EUR
Auction Price Ebay 2002/10/02 179USD, 2004/05/15 82.13GBP, 2005/07/07 154.50USD (with Hit, Arrow, New Rocket with two scuff patches on back), 2005/11/28 152.51USD (faded name plate), 2006/01/19 150USD (case)

Last Updated on 20th January 2006