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Toyo 45CX View Camera

SKU: TY45CX MFR: 180-109
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About the Toyo 45CX

Versatile, economical, full-movement view camera for studio, location and field. Compact frame and tapered bellows design. Rugged and light alloy and polycarbonate construction. Compact, portable design Rear Dual Axis Spirit Level, Rigid Interchangeable 450mm (39mm diameter) monorail with alignment guide.

The Toyo 45CX features all movements expected of a versatile monorail view camera. Utilizing the standard Toyo 39mm diameter 18" base rail with micro focusing, its interchangeable bellows permit the camera to be folded into a very compact package when taken from the studio to outside locations.

Both front and rear standards offer center 45° tilt movements, 30° swing movements, and 80mm rise. The shift movement of the front standard is 30mm. The rear standard's is 45mm. The minimum bellows extension is 80mm with a flat lensboard, 76.5mm with a 12.5mm recessed board.

Its reversible Graflok type back accepts all 4x5 cutfilm holders, Kodak Readyload and Polaroid 4x5, as well as 6x7 and 6x9 rollfilm holders. The rear standard also features a dual axis spirit level.

Balloon bellows, for wide angle photography and most of the Toyo modular system accessories can also be attached to this model.

Toyo 45CX Includes

  • 45CX View Camera without Lens Board

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Toyo 45CX Specifications

Type Monorail System View Camera
Format 4x5
6x7cm, 6x9cm, 6x12cm
Focusing front & rear geared
Camera Movements -
Rise 80mm
Swing 30+30°
Tilt 45+45°
Back swing 30+30°
Back tilt 45+45°
Camera back Reversible Vertical/Horizontal Graflok Type Accepts all 4x5 cut film holders, Kodak Readyload©, Polaroid© 4x5, and all roll film holders - 6x7cm, 6x9cm, 6x12cm with Graflock fitting.
Bellows Interchangeable Bellows Tapered Normal / Wide Design accepts lenses down to 90mm Toyo Flexilast Material
optional wide angle bellows #180694
Bellows extention Min. Extension 80mm w/flat lens board 67.5mm w/recessed 12.5mm board
Max. Extension 445mm
Lens panel Toyo 110x110mm
Sprit level Rear Dual Axis Spirit Level
Dimentions 18.8 x 10.9 x 12.6" (478 x 277 x 322mm) LxWxH
Weight 7.9 lbs (3.6kg)
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