Cimbrux Type I
Cimbrux Type II
Gossen Cimbrux exposure meter.
The Gossen Cimbrux exposure meter is the successor of the older Blendux
, a companion of the Ombrux, exposure meter. Same as for the Blendux, the Cimbrux field of application is for cine purposes. Original this meter
was called the Super-Ombrux but later renamed to Cimbrux.
The meter comes in a leather case with 2 metal plates included with
tables printed on them. These tables are for adjustment of aperture by
the use of different film speeds in frames / second.
The housing and the construction looks very well the same like the Photolux, Ombrux and Blendux meters.
The meter has 2 modes of
sensitivity, reading the black scale for normal measurement and the
reading the red scale while pressing the red button when the light is to
dim to read the black scale. About the technical function, check the
The Cimbrux Type I is for the German market and the Cimbrux type II is
the export model.