The Diplomat is similar to the Arrow Camera, and not better made.

See "Spy Camera" page 74 Michael Pritchard and Douglas St. Denny.

Model Diplomat
Finish/colour Chrome, black leatherette
Lens Fixed
Shutter Fixed
Aperture Fixed
Film Door lock sliding bar
Dimensions 57 x 36 x 34 mm (width x height x depth)
Weight 40g
Purchased 2003/07/31
Date of Manufacture  
Cost 80USD+5USD for the box
Current Value  
Auction Price Ebay 2003/07/30 81USD, *2003/07/31 80USD, *2003/08/03 19USD, 2003/09/07 28GBP, 2003/11/14 68USD (all 5 from one source), 2--4/05/23 20USD, 2004/06/26 32.09USD, 2004/07/09 25.04USD, 2005/05/09 60.99USD, 2005/09/03 12.50USD (case), 2005/10/23 16.50USD (box), 2006/01/29 15.50USD (box)

Last Updated on 29th January 2006