Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2006/04/07

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Subject: [Leica] Re: Posting a "for sale" ad
From: nathan at (Nathan Wajsman)
Date: Fri Apr 7 21:35:17 2006
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While it is true that we post FS ads here on Fridays, the tone is 
usually not of the kind of breathless marketing-speak we see below, and 
also we post them just once, not three times.


richard tibor wrote:
> I received an e-mail from the administrator informing
> me that it would be possible to post an ad on the
> user's group forum on Friday, so here it is:
>  Superior German made Novoflex Follow Focus System
>  for Leicaflex or all Leica R series cameras. 
> Novoflex
>  originally designed its system to be used with Leica
>  cameras so their optical and mechanical quality was
>  superb.  International demand for this system was so
>  high it eventually resulted in adapters being
>  developed to fit this system to virtually every
>  camera  made. These lenses are fantastic for sports
> or
>  wildlife photography. On the last Novoflex pricelist
> I
>  could find the cost of the 400mm and 600mm lens
>  heads was 1799 Euros each and the focusing grip  
>  was 1199 Euros.  I have a vintage outfit that is NEW 
>  and in the original boxes. This set was purchased as 
>  a back-up but my outfit has worked so fine over the  
>  years,I've never needed them. Often when I take them 
>  out the papparazzis and press photographers stop me
> to     
>  try out this unique  fast focusing system. This
> system
>  would be a great additional to any Leica collection
> or
>  perfect to put to use.  The focus and aperture are
>  set manually. It consists of the 280mm, 400mm, and   
>  640mm lens heads, Follow Focus pistol grip,  
>  aperture,Leica adapter, caps, lens shades,
> manuals,and 
>  chest/shoulder mount. Email for photos. For sale for 
>  $899 + S&H or best offer.
>  Thank you for you assistance with the posting.  
>  Richard Tibor
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Nathan Wajsman
Almere, The Netherlands


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