Toyo 4X5 metal field camera with 135mm + 240mm Schneider lenses+holders+film #39

$1,290.00

Includes:

• Toyo metal 4X5 field camera
• Schneider Symmar S MC 135mm F5.6 (branded as Caltar)
• Schneider Tele Arton 240mm F5.5
• Two 4X5 film holders (used, modern, tested light-tight)
• Fresh, sealed 25 sheet box of CatLABS X FILM 80 BW negative film

Camera Features:

• All metal construction
• Front movements include swing, rise, and tilt
• Rear movement - tilt only
• Back can easily be rotated to vertical or horizontal positions
• Bright fresnel screen/ground glass combo
• Bail back lever makes loading and unloading holders easy
• Camera takes common and easy to find graflex type lensboards

Camera Condition:

• This camera is used, tested, and working as it should
• Cosmetically, this camera shows minor signs of use, and over all appears to have been lightly used
• Bellows is tested and is light tight
• All camera movements, knobs, gears, and latches are in good working condition
• Spring back is tight and works as it should
• Ground glass is sharp, bright, and clear, previous owner has marked 6X12 frame outlines

Schneider Symmar S MC 135mm F5.6 (branded as Caltar):

• 135mm is a slightly wider than normal-angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to a 40mm lens on 35mm cameras)
• This lens is used, tested, and working as it should
• Multi-coated glass
• Evidence of previously cleaned fungus inside, will not impact image quality in any way
• Shutter is in good working condition and fires nicely on all speeds
• Aperture scale is hand marked

Schneider Tele-Arton 240mm F5.5:

• 240mm is a tele/portrait angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to a 90mm lens on 35mm cameras)
• Tele designed lenses such as this require 1/2 the amount of bellows draw compared to conventional lenses
• This lens is used, tested, and working as it should
• Clean, coated glass
• 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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