Agfa Agfamatic 901S motor (1979) with Lux 901

Same as the 901 but with the possibility of 0.8 frames per second and two extra weather settings

The 901 motor series of Agfamatic have the same dimensions that the original model but include an integrated motor. This motor works view by view for the 901, view by view and series 0,8 frame/sec. for 901 E and 901S.

The Sensor release button is kept but the sliding part disappears. A protection cap protects the lens between frames.
The unique button on the top panel allows closing the shutter On its side is a special plug allowing to connect an electronic flash and insuring the electrical contacts.

Model "AGFAMATIC 901 S", " motor" and Agfa logo engraved in white on the front panel, "AGFAMATIC 901 S motor" engraved in white on the top panel.
Four diaphragm adjustments by symbols.
Other characteristics are the same as the model Agfamatic 901 motor.
Lens Two diaphragm adjustments by symbols.
Shutter 1/100 to 1/50. 4 weather Symbols : sun for 1/100 sec. and the covered sky for 1/50 s.
Warning lights  
Dimensions Closed : 113 (L) x 53 (W) x 27 (H) mm / 4.4 (L) x 2.1 (W) x 1.1 (H) inches
Open : 133 (L) x 53 (W) x 27 (H) mm / 5.2 (L) x 2.1 (W) x 1.1 (H) inches
Battery two AAA batteries, situated near the viewfinder in the optical axis, contrarily to the Agfamatic flash.
Flash compact flash draws its energy directly from the Agfamatic, the normal flash possesses its own power source
Purchased 2005/03/02
Date of Manufacture 1979
Cost 5.50EUR
Current Value  
Auction Price Ebay 2003/12/02 39USD (LUX 901), 2004/06/23 47.02EUR (LUX 901), 2005/01/13 3.89EUR (LUX 901), 2005/01/16 10.50EUR, 2005/02/13 4.01EUR (LUX 901), 2005/02/22 5GBP, *2005/03/02 5.50EUR, 2006/08/08 23EUR (box, Lux 901)

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