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    Default My 'new' goodies.



    I've had a set (8-32) of the modern production TeleVue plossl's for some time, but have always wanted to have a complete set of the older 'smoothie', circle NJ series. After a little searching and poking around I finally came across a full set of 7.4 through 55 in excellent condition, also at a great price, and decide to take the plunge. I've always loved the minimal aesthetics and the cut away, semi-volcano style tops. Now I can start assembling a new, smaller EP case with nothing but these and the Ortho's inside. Thanks for looking.

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    Default Re: My 'new' goodies.

    Nice
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    Default Re: My 'new' goodies.

    Congratulations on the find!
    That is a nice looking set.
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    Default Re: My 'new' goodies.

    Hello Frankie,

    that's a super collection!!!
    I find the old lens glass materials with the old multicoatings even looking more crisp and more crystal clear than in the new TV Plössls. I have only the f=13mm and the f=21mm.
    The Baader rubber flip-off eyeguards can be fastened on these Plössls with short focus.

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    Default Re: My 'new' goodies.

    Very nice Frankie!
    Your going to like the views with those
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    Default Re: My 'new' goodies.

    Awesome find, Frankie! That’s some sexy glass!
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    Default Re: My 'new' goodies.

    Very Nice Frankie! Enjoy the views.
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    Default Re: My 'new' goodies.

    This is a great catch, congrats Frankie!

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    Default Re: My 'new' goodies.

    That looks like quite a collection, kudos on the find! johnnyb
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    Default Re: My 'new' goodies.

    Now we are talking. Congrats and enjoy the views!
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