The Granit-11 80-200 mm f/ 4.5 (Russian: "Гранит") is a telephoto zoom lens with constant lens speed for 35 mm SLR cameras with the M42 mount.
The lens came in two versions:
Granit-11 4.5/80-200 , 1978, Arsenal Plant, KMZ The first variant was manufactured since 1978.
Angle of view 30° - 12°
Resolution (center/edge, lpmm): F80 - 50/20; F150 - 36/20; F200 - 45/20.
Minimum focusing distance - 1.5 m
Flange focal distance - 44 mm
Coefficient of transparency - 0.8
Scattering coefficient - 0.025
Color contribution index (CCI): – 11-0-0.
Dimensions - 67х163 mm
It also came in A variant (minimum focusing distance - 1.5 m), M variant (KMZ) and Automat variant (for Kiev-10 and Kiev-15 cameras). Retail price - 420 Soviet rubles in 1985 and 450 rubles in 1987.
МС Granit-11N 4.5/80-200, 1983, Arsenal Factory
This is an 11-element auto-zoom lens which came complete with the N camera mount (later renamed Arsat - MC ZOOM ARSAT M 80-200mm 4.5). The lens features a multicoating and aperture automatic drive. Dimension - 70x165 mm, weight - 950 g. Flange focal distance - 46.5 mm The lens came complete with the A-adapter for the M42 mount. Retail price - 450 Soviet rubles in 1985.
It was the most popular telephoto zoom lens in the USSR.
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Posted by: Bruin Date of publication: 20.02.2011