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  1. #1 Rehoused Tokina 28-70 2.6 in PL 
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    I've got a Kim Camera Tokina 28-70 2.6 in PL that is a rehoused lens of the same design as the beloved Angenieux 28-70. It's a little bit too low contrast for my taste, so I'm looking to sell it to pay for some more modern glass. If you like a vintage look, that flares nicely this may be right up your alley.

    Iris, and focus is butter smooth, while the zoom ring likely could use a little service and grease.

    95mm front, and it does not extend or rotate so it works great with clip on matteboxes.

    Dropbox with pictures, and a video to show the focus/iris/zoom are located here: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/rnv1wc747..._Hf2HQD7a?dl=0
    SALE PENDING.
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    is this Kimcamera rehousing?
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    Yes Luka, Kim Camera.
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    Can you provide us with some videos of smoothnes of the rings?
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    Adam, it's in the dropbox as well as shots to show focus breathing and that the lens is parfocal. The breathing and parfocal shots are pro res 4k so it may take a little to download.
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    Quote Originally Posted by RobMNeilson View Post
    I've got a Kim Camera Tokina 28-70 2.6 in PL that is a rehoused lens of the same design as the beloved Angenieux 28-70. It's a little bit too low contrast for my taste, so I'm looking to sell it to pay for some more modern glass. If you like a vintage look, that flares nicely this may be right up your alley.

    Iris, and focus is butter smooth, while the zoom ring likely could use a little service and grease.

    95mm front, and it does not extend or rotate so it works great with clip on matteboxes.

    Dropbox with pictures, and a video to show the focus/iris/zoom are located here: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/rnv1wc747..._Hf2HQD7a?dl=0

    $2000.00 plus a few bucks to ship.


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    shoot me a message so I can ask you a few questions.
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    Hi Matthew, it looks like I have a sale pending atm but will send you a message.
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    Did Kim Camera manage to get the lens parfocal? The base lens and the original Angenieux 28-70 f2.6 are not. The shorter, older 35-70 Angenieux is much closer to real parfocal.
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    Yes, the lens is parfocal.

    *SALE IS PENDING, lens is currently with a lens tech for servicing*
    Last edited by RobMNeilson; 06-26-2020 at 09:02 AM.
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