Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Show Printable Version Search this Thread
12-31-2009, 10:32 AM   #1
Veteran Member




Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: The Untied States
Posts: 1,882
Feedback Score: 101 (100%)
[SOLD] Pentax SMC-K 50mm f/1.2 Lens, $250 shipped!

PentaxForums.com Marketplace Listing

Item for Sale
Pentax SMC-K 50mm f/1.2 Lens, $250 shipped!

Asking Price
$250

Shipping Destinations
Worldwide

Item Description
I got a copy of this lens that I was hoping to use more often, but a lens like this shines at night, and it's just too cold at night in the Winter here to use it as much as it should be used, so I'm letting it go.

The lens is very much a "user" copy, with a significantly worn body. The grip is a little loose and all the surfaces are heavily worn with brassing.

However, the glass is in very good shape with NO fungus, haze, mould, or fog, and only some minor dust and one patch of light coating loss on the front.

The lens works perfectly. It stops down properly, it focuses properly, the aperture ring turns and clicks properly, the blades are clean, and it takes wonderful pictures. The only thing you'll notice different from any other copy of this lens is the body -- the images will remain just as beautiful!

Overall I would rate the body 4/10 and the glass 8.5/10. Because of the aforementioned detractors, I am listing it here at a very low price, in order to sell quickly. Remember, I ship worldwide with cheap 5-day delivery. PM me if you're interested, and thanks!











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

Are you selling or trading this item?
Selling

Item Condition (Key)
Used
Poor

Item Location
United States

Shipping Charge
Free USA, $25 Canada, $30 Worldwide

Shipping Services
USPS only

Accepted Payment Types
PayPal

Return Policy & Additional Details
Returns gladly accepted if notified in 24 hours of receipt and no shipping damage has occurred. Items will be insured during transit.

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

12-31-2009, 05:13 PM   #2
Veteran Member
yyyzzz's Avatar

Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Posts: 509
Feedback Score: 34 (100%)
a lovely lens

Just can not image how one could use this film era lens to this condition Must be a super enthusiast. A great lens if one "really" knows how to manually focus.
01-01-2010, 06:44 AM   #3
Forum Member
palindrom's Avatar

Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Wroclaw
Posts: 51
Feedback Score: 2 (100%)
WOW, now that's impressive. Looks like it been used for at least a century.
Bump for overall impressions
01-01-2010, 07:32 AM   #4
Pentaxian
bdery's Avatar

Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Quebec city, Canada
Posts: 5,794
Feedback Score: 48 (100%)
What's impressive is that it still operates! Wow.

01-01-2010, 07:48 AM   #5
Veteran Member




Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: The Untied States
Posts: 1,882
Feedback Score: 101 (100%)
Original Poster
QuoteOriginally posted by bdery Quote
What's impressive is that it still operates! Wow.
And perfectly, mind you! Not even a hint of stiff focus or aperture.

Thanks for the bumps guys, I too was impressed at how "vintage" this looks, and I don't know what could've caused all the wear to the body, while keeping the glass in near-perfect condition.
 

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
body, copy, glass, item, lens, night, price, smc-k
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
For Sale - Sold: Pentax SMC-DA 18-55mm AL Kit Lens with Original Box, $60 shipped! wallyb Sold Items 2 01-31-2010 08:36 AM
For Sale - Sold: Pentax DA* 16-50mm $630 shipped thomasxie Sold Items 2 08-28-2009 09:28 PM
For Sale - Sold: Pentax FA 50mm f1.4 $215 shipped thomasxie Sold Items 1 08-27-2009 06:07 AM
For Sale - Sold: *ist DL with Kit Lens, Bag and 1 GB SD Card $250.00 Shipped JRock Sold Items 7 02-27-2009 07:24 AM
For Sale - Sold: FS: Pentax SMC FA 28-90mm $35 Shipped 247nino Sold Items 6 02-02-2008 12:27 AM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 05:02 AM. | See also: NikonForums.com, CanonForums.com part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
register
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]
Top