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10-26-2010, 06:57 AM   #1
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[SOLD] Vivitar (Kiron) 2.8/100mm Macro 1:1 :in EU (Worldwide)

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Vivitar (Kiron) 2.8/100mm Macro 1:1

Asking Price
290eur (Reduced from 325eur) incl paypal fee /obo

Item Location
Tampere, Finland

Item Description
I'm selling some of my not so often used lenses and I know I'm going to regret this but...

Vivitar 2.8/100mm Macro 1:1 PK-A

This is essentially the same legendary lens as Kiron/Lester A. Dine/Vivitar Series 1 105mm Macro. Beutifully made by Kino Precision (Kiron) in Japan.

- Comes with both caps and original box
- Glass is flawless, has had a 52mm skylight filter (which I'm also including) on since I got the lens
- Focusing and aperture work just as they should
- Aperture ring has the A-setting so only focus is manual
- Barrel has some wear but nothing major
- The mount has been opened by the previous owner (with a wrong size screwdriver) and the screws are a bit damaged (not stripped though)
- Bought from this marketplace in 2009
- Reason for selling: because I don't really shoot that much macro and I need the money for a K-r!

some pics:











Are you the original owner of the item being sold?
No

Are you selling or trading this item?
Selling

Item Condition (Key)
Used
Good

Shipping Destinations
Worldwide

Shipping Charge
~20eur insured to most European countries. Others ask

Shipping Services
Finnish Post

Accepted Payment Types
PayPal

Return Policy & Additional Details
Return with a full refund accepted if item differs considerably from my description, notice of refund must be given within 4 days of receipt. Buyer pays return shipping.

Please send me a private message if interested in the item!


Last edited by ovim; 10-27-2010 at 11:30 AM. Reason: added pictures
10-27-2010, 05:20 AM   #2
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I had this lens (recently sold on the forum) and I can vouch for it. It is a stellar performer, like, really stellar. Good luck with the sale.
10-27-2010, 11:46 AM   #3
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Thanks kp0c!

Come on You know you want it... Price reduced to 290e!

From this thread you can find beautiful shots from various incarnations of this lens:
Friends Of Lester

User reviews: Kiron / Lester A. Dine 105mm F2.8 Macro
Rating 9.8

User reviews: Vivitar Series 1 105mm F2.5 Macro
Rating 9.7
10-29-2010, 05:33 AM   #4
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Bump... Nobody's interested in one of the best macro lenses ever made??

Is my price way off? make me an offer?

 

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