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02-17-2012, 08:40 AM   #1
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OMG MINT: Spotmatic F, SMC 55mm f1.8, SMC 135mm f2.5 (more) travel kit

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OMG MINT: Spotmatic F, SMC 55mm f1.8, SMC 135mm f2.5 (more) travel kit

Asking Price
$299

Item Location
Kearney, Nebraska (United States)

Item Description
More pics coming of individual items.



I've seen a lot of equipment in my day, but never anything as minty as this. If you could step into a Time Machine and go back to the mid-70s, walk into a camera store and purchase a brand new Spotmatic F kit for half price, wouldn't you do it TODAY? Well, that's your opportunity right here:

I can't bring myself to split this gorgeous kit up, so it is being sold complete (for less than the individual parts are worth).

• Genuine Pentax Travel Kit hard case with green foam interior.
• Spotmatic F (everything works like new, including metering)
• SMC Takumar 55mm f1.8 with original cap (flawless) on camera
• Super-Multi-Coated Takumar 135mm f2.5 with original front and rear caps and matching metal screw-in hood
• Original zipper pouch (this is the original part of the travel kit usually missing)
• Pentax AF160SA electronic flash (in original box)
• 49mm close-up filters set for the 55mm (+1, +2, +4) in case *not pictured
• 58mm close-up filter set for the 135mm f2.5 (+1, +2, +4) with case (*case not pictured)
• Not part of the kit, but I will include an unopened box of lomography color negative film (3 rolls of 36 exposure) 400 ISO
• Original Spotmatic F manual

I have a 1976 Pentax Price List and the prices of the Spotmatic F body and the two lenses alone would have been $600 in 1976. (With inflation, that would be the equivalent of $2272 in 2010 dollars !)

Priced to sell kit: $299 plus actual shipping, as I have another purchase to pay for (as usual... LBA is such a harsh mistress).

Will be happy to ship Worldwide to PF members with good feedback. PM me for a shipping quote to your country (serious only, please).

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

Are you selling or trading this item?
Selling

Item Condition (Key)
Used
Like New

Shipping Destinations
Worldwide

Shipping Charge
actual

Shipping Services
USPS

Accepted Payment Types
PayPal

Return Policy & Additional Details
7 day return policy, but I've never been less concerned about a kit being returned in my life. Buyer pays return shipping. Buying price (but not shipping) refunded.

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


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02-17-2012, 10:41 AM   #2
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I wish I could buy it to just stare at it every day.
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Wow, now that's impressive! How have the light seals held up?
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QuoteOriginally posted by Spenz Quote
I wish I could buy it to just stare at it every day.
Well, at least you can stare at the image for free

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wow, i've seen anything so minty fresh!
02-18-2012, 08:27 PM   #6
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Appreciate the comments, but waiting for someone to "show me the money".
Still available for some lucky Pentaxian.

---------- Post added 02-19-2012 at 12:08 PM ----------

SOLD to the esteemed gentleman in Italy.
 

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