Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1995/11/05

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Subject: Re: Viso and bellows one. Still useful??
From: (Jae Redfern)
Date: Sun, 5 Nov 1995 15:11:47 -0500

>I have used the viso I for both close-up work (in conjunction with the
>bellows and 13.5 Hektor lens head) and long distance work (with either a 200
>or 400 Telyt).  Yeah, it's cumbersome, but it you like handling the Leitz
>goodies, it's fun and still works pretty well (IMHO). You don't mention if
>the viso is bayonet or screw. Is the tripod mount on the viso 1/4" or 3/8"?
>If it's screw and 3/8" and you want to sell any of it, get in touch.

>Corey Levenson

Thanks for the reply.
So, the 200 and 400mm Telyts will fit. That's good to know.
Are these long lenses any good?
How do they compare to todays offerings?
        I'm afraid that my viso and bellows are M bayonnet and 1/4" and not
for sale. What else could I get that's so lovely looking for a song?