Yashica Super Yashinon-R 40cm Telephoto Lens - M42 Screw Mount for 35mm Cameras & Digital Adapters - Case, Caps - Mint Condition - Tested


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Classic Yashica Lens made by Tomioka

Yashica Super Yashinon-R 40cm Telephoto Lens
w/ Front & Rear Lens Caps,
and Leather Case

SN 4000009 - Super Rare this Low!
This was made within the first batch of 10!
You'll likely never find another this low
in any focal length.

3 elements/ 2 groups
72mm filter ring

This is a super sharp early lens (1962) in
the Yashica family. Tomioka Optical
made Yashica's lenses (actually Yashica
acquired Tomioka).

The lens is in near-mint condition.
No damage and super clean.
The optics are clean and clear.
Yes, there will be traces of dust
internally but that doesn't affect
the final images.
Pictures 9 and 10 were taken with
this lens using a FotodioX M42 to FX adapter.
The images are sharp, clear, and contrasty.

The leather case is also solid, clean, and
complete. The strap is about to wear through.

M42 - is a screw-in lens that will fit on
dozens of 35mm film cameras from a
variety of manufacturers. I still shoot
with this lens on both my Yashica TL Electro-X
and with my Fujifilm X-T2.

The focus is smooth and sharp.

***The aperture blades have been removed
or were never installed at the factory.
No issues - shoot at f6.3 and adjust your
shutter speed or ISO. It still produces
a pleasing out-of-focus area.

Smoke and pet-free home.

I mail daily!

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