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11-26-2011, 06:15 PM   #1
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AF Phoenix 100mm 3.5 macro for Sony/Minolta

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AF Phoenix 100mm 3.5 macro for Sony/Minolta

Asking Price
$75.00

Item Location
Lancaster, PA (United States)

Item Description
For sale is a Minolta/Sony mount version of an auto-focus Phoenix 100mm f3.5 macro lens with matching 1:1 macro adapter. This is the same lens as the Cosina-made 100mm f3.5 macro. I believe there was also a Vivitar-branded version of this lens. These lenses have been referred to as the "yogurt cup" or custard-in-a-yogurt-cup because of their good optics with plastic barrels.

Overall, the lens is in excellent working and cosmetic condition. The front and rear lens elements are flawless and the interior is free of dust, haze, and fungus. I would be hard pressed to find a mark on the lens barrel, but I will mention it's very easy to mark the barrel with finger prints because the plastic is so smooth. The lens focuses to a natural 1:2 reproduction ratio. The matching 49mm macro 1:1 adapter screws to the front of the lens (like a filter) which allows for even closer focusing. The adapter is included with the sale and is also in excellent condition.

I'm lazy tonight, so I'm only showing photos of the lens. The sale includes the lens, the matching 1:1 macro adapter, original front and rear lens caps, and the original box.

Here is a Photozone.de review of this lens' Cosina twin.

Since this is a Sony/Minolta mount version there is no aperture ring. I probably don't need to mention this, but since this is originally a Minolta-mount lens it will fit both Minolta film/DSLRs and newer Sony DSLRs.

The sale price is $75 plus shipping. I will take care of any PayPal fees. Sorry, I will NOT sell the macro adapter by itself (people are prone to losing these adapters for this Phoenix/Cosina lens).

Are you the original owner of the item being sold?
Yes

Are you selling or trading this item?
Selling

Item Condition (Key)
Used
Excellent

Shipping Destinations
United States

Shipping Charge
Actual

Shipping Services
USPS, FedEx

Accepted Payment Types
PayPal

Return Policy & Additional Details
Returns must be authorized by me within 7 days of receipt. Returns must include all items original to the sale in same condition as sent. Returns must be shipped insured at buyer's expense.

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

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11-29-2011, 11:35 AM   #2
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A bump to the top before it goes on eBay.
12-03-2011, 02:30 PM   #3
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All PMs replied, lens is sold. Thanks for looking, everyone!
 

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