Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1996/11/13[Author Prev] [Author Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next] [Author Index] [Topic Index] [Home] [Search]
Jim Brick <email@example.com> wrote: > > Leica R lenses for Leicaflex cameras with external meter are single-cam > lenses (one axial cam.) > > Leica R lenses for TTL meter Leicaflex cameras are two-cam lenses (two > axial cams.) > > Leica R lenses for Leica-R cameras (R3 - R8) are three-cam lenses (two > axial & one rotational cam.) > > Jim You are right, Jim, except for a few lenses made (I think) for R3's only. These lenses had the rotational cam, but not the two original axial cams. I believe these were limited to a few 50mm Sumicron's and Sumiluxes. All other lenses for R3 and up have all 3 cams. Cheers!