I am afraid this is miss information. Rollei made the Rolleicord for amateur use as well as the baby Rollei which they called the Ladies Rollei. The introduction of the T was specifically to compete with the amateur camera market as was the Magic.
Originally Posted by frogfroggy
The plastic parts were an experiment in the T for awhile. Rollei never started building plastic parts into their cameras and they don't to this day. The few tiny bits of plastic you find are exterior and not subject to wear.