Leica M3 (Single Stroke)/ 50mm F2 Dual Range “DR” Summicron. Up for sale is a beautiful 1963 Leica M3 (SS) camera body, paired with a 50mm F2 Dual Range Summicron. The camera body still has the original “L” seal intact (see photo #11), so the top plate has never been removed for service! This kit comes in the original M3 “Eveready” camera case with the factory inspection card attached to the strap (matches camera body’s serial number). This kit is in fantastic cosmetic condition with very minor signs of previous use. The vulcanite is cracked in a few spots (refer to photos), however a replacement covering can be installed if desired. Please examine the listing photos for the overall cosmetic condition of the item. MECHANICAL / OPTICAL CONDITION. All functions work properly. All shutter speeds fire and sound accurate. The film advance is smooth and consistent. There is a light haze within the viewfinder. This is seen in harsh light however does not obstruct the view through the finder. The rangefinder patch is slightly misaligned. Accurate focus is still achievable. Lens optics are clean, free of any fungus, haze, or separation. There are some cleaning / coating marks on the rear element of the lens, however this will not affect image quality. The focus is smooth and consistent. The aperture blades stop down and are oil-free. Leica M3 (Single Stroke / #1088106) / 50mm F2 Dual Range “DR” Summicron Lens. Genuine Leica 39mm UV Filter. Listings are as in the conditions we have notated, and to the best of our ability, checked and if available tested. If you spot a problem with one of our items that was listed, we apologize in advance. Your satisfaction is very important to us. PLEASE let us know if there is any reason why you will not leave a 5 STAR FEEDBACK and we will do what it takes to earn it. Let us make it right before leaving negative / neutral feedback. The item “Leica M3 SS 35mm Rangefinder Camera Kit w 50mm F2 Summicron DR Lens & Case EX++” is in sale since Thursday, March 23, 2017. This item is in the category “Cameras & Photo\Vintage Movie & Photography\Vintage Cameras\Rangefinder Cameras”. The seller is “westborncam1″ and is located in Dearborn, Michigan. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Brand: Leica
- Model: M3 / 50mm F2 Summicron DR