RARE: 1938 FED-NKVD rangefinder in excellent condition!


Highly collectable Leica copy FED-NKVD – among the most wanted soviet cameras

Very early soviet rangefinder manufactured in the 1930s

Fully serviced, smooth, clean and ready for film!

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Collectable FED “NKVD”, Leica copy from 1938!



FED-1(C) rangefinder, the pre-war Leica copy – NKVD camera.


Serial number 74905 suggests the 1938 as the year of manufacture of this beautiful camera*(according to wiki)


Engravings on camera top:

„ФЭД Трудкомунна НКВД УССР им. ФЭДзержинского“


Condition – EXCELLENT!

Functionality – full.

Professionally CLA’d in a country it was made and ready for film.


Real pleasure to hold in hands camera this old and in such terrific condition!


Made to a stricter standards, it feels a whole lot better than later soviet Barnacks.

Produced: 1934-1955

Name: „ФЭД”

Lens: FED 3.5/50

Shutter: 1/20s, 1/30s, 1/40s, 1/60s, 1/100s, 1/200s, 1/500s + Z.



ATTENTION: as with most Soviet cameras you need to remember to cock shutter BEFORE changing the shutter speed – FAILURE TO DO SO MAY RUIN YOUR CAMERA!

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