This is the Polaroid Impulse Instant camera in great working condition and good cosmetic condition with a few scuffs, scratches, and marks (see pictures). The output unit runs well and the pressure rollers spin freely. Film door opens smoothly and the flash works perfectly. Neck strap is also included. Everything opens and closes easily. This camera also comes with a self timer that works perfectly. A great fun little camera.
Designed for Polaroid's 600-series integral film, the Impulse models are similar in body design to the OneStep or Pronto! models released for SX-70 film in that they feature a non-folding plastic body, single-element plastic lens and fixed focus.
The basic Impulse model as shown here is usually found in a dark gray colour, but there were a variety of different colours of Impulse released including yellow, red and light gray. Some autofocus models were also made which were designated as Impulse AF and feature higher quality 3-element lenses. The body is a hard-wearing plastic, and features rubber grips around the rear, a tripod-socket, flash-ready light and film counter. The flash is raised by pressing down onto the top of the unit; this also turns the camera on and retracts the lens cover.
Features common to all Impulse fixed-focus models are:
- Single element plastic lens with fixed aperture (116mm, f9)
- 4 ft minimum focus distance.
- Exposure compensation controls below lens.
- Flash fires for every shot; cannot be user controlled.
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