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APO Tair-1 300 mm f/ 4.5 Lens

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APO Tair-1 300 mm f/ 4.5 lens

APO Tair-1 300 mm f/ 4.5 lens

Optical design

APO Tair-1 300 mm f/ 4.5 optical design

Format: 35mm SLR

Type: Prime lens

Focusing: Manual Focus (MF)

Lens mounts: M39, M42

First year of production: 1972

Optical design: 5 elements in 3 groups

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Additional information:

The APO Tair-1 300 mm f/ 4.5 (Russian: "АПО Таир") is an interchangeable fast telephoto lens for 24х36 mm  cameras. It came with the interchangeable A-adapter. The lens is not multi-coated. In the optical system includes fluorite glass.

Additional information:

  • resolution (center/edge, lpmm): 60/40
  • angle of view: 8°
  • coefficient of transparency: 0.85

It was manufactured in pilot batches at the ZOMZ. Its price in the secondary market is rather high, thus making the lens a desirable thing, first of all, for collectors.

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Posted by: vorobaz   Date of publication: 09.03.2011

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