Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1998/11/26

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Subject: Re: [Leica] 15mm: Leica vs Zeiss versions
Date: Thu, 26 Nov 1998 09:33:09 EST

In a message dated 98-11-26 07:48:27 EST, you write:

<< The lens design however looks very similar in the drawings I have (from
 contemporary catalogues) though I'm sure that there is much more of a
 difference to be made by the attention to detail given in the manufacturing
Quite possibly, however even at a clearance price from Cambridge Camera it
still was $400 in the early 70's.  That was a lot of money for a Pentax screw
mount lens back then.