Image of Cambo SC 4x5 camera with 135mm and 240mm lenses and holders
  • Image of Cambo SC 4x5 camera with 135mm and 240mm lenses and holders
  • Image of Cambo SC 4x5 camera with 135mm and 240mm lenses and holders
  • Image of Cambo SC 4x5 camera with 135mm and 240mm lenses and holders
  • Image of Cambo SC 4x5 camera with 135mm and 240mm lenses and holders

Cambo SC 4x5 camera with 135mm and 240mm lenses and holders

$465.00



The Cambo SC (Super Cambo) system is a highly modular and easy to use LF system. Most parts are interchangeable with other SC cameras from any other format, including knobs, lens boards, standards, rails, bases etc'. The SC system was in production for more then 40 years which makes SC system lens boards and other parts cheap and easy to find.
This camera includes a bag bellows which offers 12 inches of extension enabling full use of both lenses.

This camera is fully articulated and features all movements you can think of in a view camera both front and rear standards:
Rise
Fall
Tilt
Swing
Shift

Camera Condition:
Camera is used and shows normal signs of use, with scuffs and marks throughout
Original bag bellows is is clean, flexible, LIGHT TIGHT TESTED
Focus rack moves smoothly throughout on both front and rear standards
All knobs lock tightly, no issues to report
Holders are newer plastic units in nice shape
Bail back lever makes loading easier
Original gridded ground glass is bright and clear
Bubble levels are missing
Back can be mounted for vertical and horizontal positions

Lenses features and condition:
Wollensak Optar 135mm F4.7: classic coated all around use lens, clean glass, shutter fires nicely on all speeds
135mm is a moderate wide/normal angle view on 4x5
Rodenstock Apo Ronar 240mm F9: excellent Apo corrected lens, mounted in a self cocking press shutter
240mm is a tele/portrait angle view on 4x5 cameras similar to an 100mm lens on 35mm format cameras
Lens glass is clean and shutter sounds good on all speeds
Useful and versatile all around lens in nice shape
Includes two locking cable releases which are needed to operate the shutter
***Hand marked aperture scale is accurate