Wista 45RF 4X5 Camera with 135mm + 180mm Lenses + Fresnel + Holders NEW BELLOWS

$1,898.00

The Wista 45RF is based on Wista's upgraded 45VX platform with symmetrical front and rear swings and tilts, with an added coupled rangefinder system. A superb modern all metal field camera kit with an unmatched coupled rangefinder. This camera just had brand new bellows and light seals installed and is ready for another 50 years of service!

The RF system has 3 cams built in for 135mm, 150mm and 180mm lenses and can be easily selected by the user.

Includes:

• Wista 45RF 4X5 camera
• Schneider Symmar 135mm F5.6
• Rodenstock Sironar N MC 180mm F5.6
• Two 4X5 film holders (used, modern, tested light-tight)
• Fresh, sealed 25 sheet box of CatLABS X FILM 80 4X5 BE negative film

Camera Features:

• Built in rangefinder and frame finder with frame lines for each of the "cammed"
focal lengths
• Interchangeable bellows
• Front movements include swing, shift, rise, and tilt
• Can carry a small lens inside the camera when closed
• Rear movements include tilt and swing
• Extra long bellows draw (~360mm)
• Camera uses common, easy-to-find, Technika-style lens boards
• Rotating back
• Ultra-bright, high-precision ground glass/fresnel combo
• Built in folding viewing hood

Camera Condition:

• This camera is used, tested, and working as it should
• Cosmetically, this camera is in good shape and shows minor and normal signs of
use
• Bellows are BRAND NEW
• Brand new light seals on front and back frames
• All camera movements, knobs, gears, and latches are in good working condition
• Graflock/spring back is tight and works perfectly
• Ultrabright, high-precision, original Wista fresnel/ground glass combo is clean
and clear
• Viewing hood is in good working condition

Schneider Symmar 135mm F5.6:

• 135mm is a moderate wide-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
• Cosmetically, this lens shows normal signs of use
• Clean, coated glass with no fungus, haze or scratches
• Shutter is in good working condition and fires nicely on all speeds

Rodenstock Sironar N MC 180mm F5.6:

• 180mm is a tele/portrait-angle of view lens on 4X5 cameras (similar to an 70mm
lens on 35mm cameras)
• Huge coverage (covers 5X7 and more) for extensive movements
• This lens is used, tested, and working as it should
• Cosmetically, this lens shows normal signs of use
• Clean, coated glass with 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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