The Praktica MTL 5 is is a well-designed East German 35mm SLR camera from the 1980s. It uses the common M42 lens mount (found in Pentax Spotmatic SLRs and many other types). It's in great working condition. All shutter speeds are working with good accuracy. It includes a sharp Rikenon 50mm F2 lens (made in Japan by Ricoh).
The MTL 5 has a vertical running focal plane shutter (similar to the Copal Square types used in Konica and Nikkormat cameras) with speeds from bulb to 1/1000 sec. The flash sync speed is 1/125.
Add-ons If you opt for camera only, one battery will be included (and installed); if you choose '+ battery' an extra zinc air battery will be added; if you choose '+ battery & film' you'll also get a 24-exposure roll of FujiColor 200 film will be added.
Condition notes The camera is excellent aesthetic and functional condition; it was tested with film and delivered sharp, correctly exposed images. The included Ricoh Rikenon has some wear but is in good In addition, its shutter speeds travel time accuracy and symmetry were tested as was its light meter.