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07-10-2012, 04:48 PM   #1
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XR Rikenon 28/3.5 lens $35

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XR Rikenon 28/3.5 lens $35

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XR Rikenon 28mm f/3.5 lens
Excellent condition
Caps, case and metal shade included

I am always loathe to use the term rare, but you won't see many of these on eBay.

I have read speculation that except for slight cosmetic differences this lens is identical
to the SMC Pentax-M 28/3.5 lens, and may have been produced in the same factory.
I cannot confirm this however the appearance is strikingly similar.

The XR Rikenon lenses have neither an "A" setting nor the dreaded "Ricoh pin".

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

Thanks for looking,
Chris

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07-10-2012, 05:23 PM   #2
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Isn't this the lens that @RioRico has been looking for in the wanted section with a 3 page thread(longest I have ever seen there btw). If so I'll buy it!!
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No. RioRico describes the lens he's looking for as "tiny" and weighing 60g.

This lens is approximately the same size and weight as the Pentax M28/3.5 (180g).
Further there is no indication that it contains aspheric elements.

Chris

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07-10-2012, 07:25 PM   #4
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I love my Rikenon-P 28/2.8, tiny pin and all. P-types have the pin, XRs do not.
I've no doubt this one is excellent.


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Sold pending payment.

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