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Army KE-12 Graflex Speed Graphic 4X5 Camera with 150mm F2.8 Lens (KS-4A)


This is a custom built kit based around a modified, Army KE-12 Graflex Speed Graphic 4X5 camera. It is paired with a modern, super sharp, hyper-fast, multi-coated Heidosmat 150mm F2.8 lens, made by Rollei.


- An ideal street portrait or walk around camera
- Comes in a rare olive drab (military version)
- Has a wonderful focus control
-Produces amazing, shallow depth of field images
- Lens has a fixed aperture of 2.8, there is no aperture adjustment on this lens
- Can easily be used indoors or in low light situations, thanks to the extreme high speed of this lens


Camera is well used and shows normal signs of use, with very nice patina.
Bellows is tested light-tight.
Focal plane shutter runs nicely on all speeds.
Rangefinder has not been calibrated for the 150mm focal length, new owner can quickly and easily do that.
All camera movements, knobs, gears and latches are in good working condition.
Spring lock back is tight and works as it should.
Viewing hood is in good working order.
Ground glass is clean and bright.
Lens is in excellent condition.

Instant film holders (545 and 405) are in stock and can be combined with this system, ask us about a bundle price.

Ask us about combining this purchase with any of our other large format lenses or film holders.