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01-25-2010, 05:14 PM   #1
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[SOLD] Kiron 80-200mm/4.5 (1:4 macro) K-mount

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Item for Sale
Kiron 80-200mm/4.5 (1:4 macro) K-mount

Asking Price
$40 reduced to $30

Shipping Destinations
Worldwide

Item Description
This is an all-metal 80-200mm manual focus zoom lens with PK mount, showing very little sign of wear.

The zoom action is smooth, but the resistance lessens between 135mm and 200mm which can feel odd at first. That said, it doesn't stick at any point, and there is no zoom creep (i.e., it holds the zoom setting when you point the lens downwards).

Focus is smooth across the entire range.

There are no scratches on the glass and just a little dust. The aperture blades are snappy with no trace of oil, and the aperture ring clicks at each f-stop.

The front element is recessed about a half inch, and with the included rubber lens hood this makes it well shaded to protect against flare.

"Kiron" lenses were made by Kino Precision in Japan -- they also built many of the highly-respected Vivitar lenses of the 70s and 80s (such as the "Series 1" 105mm/2.5 macro).







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

Are you selling or trading this item?
Selling

Item Condition (Key)
Used
Good (perhaps Excellent)

Item Location
Boston area, MA

Shipping Charge
actual shipping cost

Shipping Services
USPS Priority Mail (other by request)

Accepted Payment Types
PayPal

Return Policy & Additional Details
"Pop-out" rubber hood (made by Vivitar) and rear end cap included.

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


Last edited by duncsuss; 02-04-2010 at 08:34 PM. Reason: reduced asking price, will ship worldwide at actual cost
01-28-2010, 10:10 AM   #2
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Thursday bump ;D
02-04-2010, 08:35 PM   #3
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bump for reduced price and worldwide shipping ...

---------- Post added 02-04-2010 at 11:18 PM ----------

sale agreed, payment pending

---------- Post added 02-05-2010 at 12:08 AM ----------

the lens is sold ...
 

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