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A fully serviced and film tested Olympus OM-1n MD, black version.

"MD" stands for Motor-Drive, and can be bought separately here in our shop.

Included is an original ever-ready case.


The body is in excellent cosmetic condition with very minor signs of careful use.

The viewfinder is bright and crisp.
The lens is in excellent condition with no apparent flaws:

  • no haze.
  • no fungi.
  • no oily blades.
  • minimum internal specs/dust that will not affect the quality of the pictures.

What has been done:

  • camera completely dismantled.
  • fit battery modification to use 1.5V battery.
  • replace light trapping.
  • clean all parts.
  • reset shutter tension and base speed.
  • check and clean mirror mechanism.
  • clean, check, adjust and relubrication of the transport system.
  • clean and check meter calibration.
  • reassemble and test to near as possible to original specification.

Self timer works.
Bulb setting works.
Flash functions working.
Film loaded into camera, take up spool and advancement working correctly.
Film release and rewind working correctly.
Frame counter advances at it should.

Please note:  there is no winder coupling cover on the bottom plate, but the camera will come with its original ever-ready case, which covers and protects the base of the body when in use.

We have fully tested the camera with a Kodak Colour-PLUS 200. Click here to see the results.

Batteries: 1X Type SR44 1.5V.

Olympus OM-1n MD Black with 50mm 1.8

SKU: SN216141/2599860
  • Camera name Olympus OM-1n
    Camera type Interchangeable lens SLR
    Format 35mm film
    Manufacturer Olympus Optical Co. Ltd (Japan)
    Production 1973-1982
    Lens mount OM
    46mm flange distance
    Viewfinder Pentaprism (fixed)
    x0.92 magnification / 97% coverage
    14 interchangeable focus screens
    Shutter Mechanical horizontal focal plane
    Rubberized cloth
    1 sec - 1/1000th sec
    B mode
    X-Sync port
    Mirror lock-up
    Shutter release includes cable release thread
    Metering TTL (CdS cell)
    ASA 25 to 1600
    Match needle in viewfinder
    Meter shows +/-3 stops of exposure
    On/off switch
    ISO / ASA Manually set
    ASA 25 - 1600
    Flash X and FP-sync
    Wind / Rewind Single stroke - 150 degrees
    Dual lock film back
    Counter resets after black is closed
    Power Modified to accept 1.5v SR44
    Finish Silver with black leatherette
    Weight 430g excluding lens
    136 x 83 x 50
  • Should your camera fail within the guarantee period, we promise to fix it, replace it with an identical or similar camera or to offer you a refund. This is subject to Terms and Conditions, as set out below.

    More importantly, our guarantee is a guarantee of quality:

    • Your camera has been serviced, as described to you upon purchase. We promise that the work described has indeed been done, and that your camera will function as it should (taking into account any flaw as described below)

    • We promise to describe any known flaw or fault.


    What our guarantee covers:

    -Any fault or breakdown of the camera arising after purchase, that was not previously described at the time of sale, subject to the exclusions set out below.


    What our guarantee does not cover:


    - Any fault or flaw that was described at the time of purchase.

    - Accidental damage, wear and tear, You are advised to keep your camera protected when not in use, to avoid damage from sand, dust, loose items in a bag. Remember your film camera is not at all as impervious to dust and water as your digital equipment.

    - Damage due to poor handling of the camera. We strongly advise you to become familiar with the instruction manual.

    - Cosmetic damage

    - Any attempt to repair the camera by anyone other than us (be that the owner or any third party, including professional camera repair services not associated with us) will void the guarantee. We will not be liable for the cost of any repair carried out by any unauthorised person. more ....

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