Leica Ic

From Leica Wiki (English)
Jump to: navigation, search

Ic-top.jpg

  • Code names - OEGIO* 65110 - 1950 NY Catalog . OCEGO* - 1953 NY Catalog (body only)
OEINO = OEGIO + ELMAR (Elmar (I) f= 5 cm 1:3.5) - 1950 Catalog
OESFO = OEGIO + SOORE (Summitar f= 5 cm 1:2 ) - 1950 Catalog
OGILO = OCEGO + SBOOI (Viewfinder) - 1958 Catalog
OADGO = OCEGO + ELMOO (Elmar f= 5 cm 1:2.8) - 1958 Catalog
* Note: OEGIO is the code name for the Leica If body as well as Ic depending on catalog date
  • Production era - 1949-1952; 12,013 cameras
  • Variants - Vulcanite and Sharkskin (SH) versions
  • Evolution - Leica IIIc body without rangefinder or viewfinder intended for technical use like mounted in microscope or Visoflex; the Ic has two accessory shoes on the top
  • Body - aluminum with chrome plated brass top plate, base plate and knobs
  • Size L x W x H - 136 x 39 x 65 mm / 5.35 x 1.54 x 2.60 in
  • Manuals & brochures
  • Reviews
  • Forum discussion

Leica Ic Serial Numbers

Serial numbers compiled from Puts Pocket Pod
^ Camera 59478 is Leica Ic (black lacquer)
SN Start SN End Product Year Batch
455001 460000 Leica Ic (SH) 1949-1950 5000
520001 524000 Leica Ic 1950-1951 4000
560001 562800 Leica Ic 1951 2800
580001 ^ 610000 Leica IIIf ^ 1951-1952 [30000]
TOTAL ASSIGNED SERIAL NUMBERS 1949-1951 11,800