Toyo View 45 GX

Toyo View 45 GX large format photography camera specifications

Manufactured in Japan by Sakai Special Camera Mfg. Co., the Toyo-View GX is a Yaw-Free large-format camera based on the well known Toyo-View GII. Important differences are the Yaw-Free feature, as well as a depth-of-field calculator, on the Toyo GX camera.

The Toyo GX offers both base and center axis tilt for total image control and freedom to choose any operating photography technique. The Toyo GX, in the tradition of the Modular System, maintains complete compatibility with all existing Toyo cameras. In addition to the fine geared controls and movement capability of the traditional Toyo G series, the GX features Toyo’s unique bi-axial yaw-free design with dual system base and center axis tilts,as well as a 1⁄3stop calibrated depth-of-field calculator, GX Zero midpoint calibrated rack and pinion rise and large control knobs.

Toyo-View 45GII Pro large-format camera includes non-vignetting 360° revolving back with easyload bail arm, Toyo acid etched grid groundglass with 6x7cm and 6x9cm markings, super brite fresnel lens, quick release mounting block with 1⁄4˝ and 3⁄8˝ tripod sockets, 250mm monorail, 250mm monorail extension, standard bellows, predrilled #0 lensboard and dual-axis spirit level on front and rear.

FEATURES
■ Bi-axial Yaw-Free system camera with precise geared control
■ Rapid base tilt and center tilt
■ Toyo non-vignetting 360° revolving back with easyload bail arm
■ Independent locks on all movements
■ Extreme 145mm geared rise and 70mm geared shift front and rear
■ Rack and Pinion micro fine focusing on front and rear
■ GX depth-of-field calculator (1⁄3 stop increments)
■ Dual axis spirit levels

45GII SPECIFICATIONS
Tilts Front 80°, Rear 80°
Base tilts Front 90°, Rear 90°
Swings Front 60°, Rear 60°
Rise and fall Front 5.7” (145mm), Rear 5.7” (145mm)
Shift Front 2.8”(70mm), Rear 2.8” (70mm)
Camera back International Standard 4x5 Revolving Back
Focusing screen 4x5 Fresnel Lens
Minimun extension 3.9” (99mm) with standard lensboard; 2” (50mm) with recessed lensboard
Maximun extension 19” (485mm)
Monorail length 9.8" + 9.8” (250 + 250mm)
Lensboard Toyo 158x158mm flat or recessed lensboard
Folded dimensions 11.5 x 15.6 x 10.5˝ (291 x 397 x 266mm)
Weight 14.1 lbs (6.4kg)

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Toyo View 45 GX large format photography camera specifications

Toyo View 45 GX large format photography camera specifications

Toyo View 45 GX large format photography camera specifications