Tachihara 4X5 Field Camera with 150mm + 90mm Lenses + Holders + FILM + Fresnel

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The Tachihara 4X5 is a superb, modern-design field camera and a testament to centuries-long Japanese woodworking tradition. This later version of the Tachihara production features improved locking tabs, Teflon washers and bearings and better gripping knobs. This camera is made of 400-year-old, kiln-dried cherry wood. This is an ultralight camera (~3.2lbs), making for an ideal backpacking kit. Paired with two nice lenses, film and holders, this kit is ready to go straight out of the box.

Includes:

• Tachihara 4X5 camera
• Rodenstock Sironar N MC 150mm F5.6 lens
• Fuji WS EBC 90mm F8 lens
• Two 4X5 film holders (used, modern, tested light-tight)
• Fresh, sealed, 25 sheet box of CatLABS X FILM 80 II BW Negative 4X5 film

Camera Features:

• Ultralight construction (~3.2lbs)
• Front movements include swing, rise, base tilt, and yaw free tilt
• Rear movements include swing, and tilt
• Camera uses common, easy-to-find, Linhof/Technika-style lens boards
• Back can easily be mounted in vertical or horizontal position
• Ultrabright and sharp fresnel/ground glass combo with a grid

Camera Condition:

• Cosmetically this camera shows minimal signs of use, original factory finish is
mostly still intact throughout and still has a deep shine to it (minor dings/chips
from normal use, please see photos)
• Camera is fully tested and working as it should
• Bellows are tested - LIGHT TIGHT
• All camera movements, knobs, gears, and latches are in good working condition
• Spring back is tight and works perfectly
• Original Tachihara ground glass/fresnel combo is clean and clear

Rodenstock Sironar N MC 150mm F5.6:

• 150mm is a normal-angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to a 50mm lens on
35mm cameras)
• This lens is used, tested, and working as it should
• Modern, clean, multi-coated glass with no issues to report
• No fungus, haze or scratches
• Shutter is in good working condition and fires nicely on all speeds

Fuji WS EBC 90mm F8:

• 90mm is a wide-angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to a 28mm lens on
35mm cameras)
• This lens is used, tested, and working as it should
• Modern, clean, multi-coated glass with no issues to report
• No haze, scratches or fungus
• Shutter is in good working condition and fires nicely on all speeds

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

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