The Robin 35 MII is an evolution of the Robin 35, known from a single example pictured in Sugiyama.The Collectors Guide to Japanese Cameras.
The format is now 24x28mm, the viewfinder is larger than on the other models. Robin 35 M II, and HOKUTO CO are engraved on the top plate.
The camera has a number of differences from the previous model. The picture size is now 24×28mm, and the viewfinder is slightly enlarged. The top casing has sharp edges and extends under the advance knob as well. The top of the advance knob has a bright metal finish, and the switch on the side seems modified. The exposure counter consists of a single disc contained inside the top casing and visible through a crescent-shaped window.
An accessory shoe is added above the viewfinder. The name is
engraved in front of the shoe, certainly . appears behind the exposure counter
Last updated 29th September 2005