$139.00

Jupiter-8, 50/2, Black, NEW
[j8ltm7568093]

The Russian Jupiter-8 is a high quality normal lens for the Leica Threadmount rangefinder cameras. It was sold as a standard lens on many cameras - Zorki-3, 3M, 4, 4K, Leningrad, Drug and some others. This lens is a copy of the famous Zeiss Sonnar 50/2.

It was produced in both LTM and Contax/Kiev mount and proved to be one of the most successful Soviet lenses. Of course, we have to credit Carl Zeiss for this.

This is the last version of the Jupiter-8, the barrel is finished in black, the lens is more compact and modern-looking. This is an excellent normal lens for your Leica or Bessa.

  • Focal length

50 mm

  • Aperture

1:2 (settings from 4 to 22)

  • Focusing

1 m - Infinity

  • Filter size

M40.5x0.5 mm

  • Optical registration (back focus)

28.8 +/- 0.02 mm

  • Mount

M39x1 mm (LTM). The lens mounts and RF couples with any Leica or Leica copy (FED, Zorki etc.)

  • The glass is coated; the barrel is finished in black enamel.

This Jupiter-8 was made by the KMZ plant near Moscow. The lens is a rare find, it is NOS (new old stock), unused, comes with front and rear lens caps. 3 lenses available at this time, production years 1979-1980.

The lens is shown on the Leica IIIa (not included)

Reviews

Manufacturers
Quick Find
 
Use keywords to find the product you are looking for.
Advanced Search
0 items
Manufacturer Info
KMZ
Other products
Share Product
Share via E-Mail
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
Currencies