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Arax 80 mm f/ 2.8 MC Lens

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Arax 80 mm f/ 2.8 MC lens

Optical design

Arax 80 mm f/ 2.8 MC optical design

Format: Medium Format SLR

Type: Prime lens

Focusing: Manual Focus (MF)

Lens mounts: Pentacon Six, Pentacon Six, Kiev-88, Salut, Kiev-88, Salut

Optical design: 6 elements in 5 groups

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Average price: $109


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Additional information:
  • Lens elements: 6 Multicoated
  • Focal length: 80mm
  • Focusing scale: 0.6 m to infinity
  • Minimum focusing distance: 0.6 m
  • Aperture scale: f2.8/4/5.6/8/11/16/22
  • Weight: 420g
  • Manufacturer: Arax, Ukraine

The ARAX 80mm f/2.8 MC is a standard lens for medium format SLR cameras (6X6).

This lens is the same, both optically and mechanically, as the 2.8/80 Arsat or 2.8/80 Volna-3 (

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Posted by: Andreas Lindemann   Date of publication: 24.04.2016

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