Rolleiflex 3.5F Model 1 K4E #2201137 with Schneider 75mm Xenotar f/3.5 Lens. Rollei 3.5F is in exc++ cosmetic condition with nice glass but needs CLA / Service. Compur Shutter is Sticking Open on speeds below 1/30. Meter Housing is loose and causing inconsistent Meter Needle function. Meter Cell is very active.
View through the finder is bright. Focusing screen has multiple fine scratches and some crazing.
Winding is a bit stiff. Schneider 75mm Xenotar front and rear elements are very nice with beautiful coatings.
Xenotar has no cleaning marks, scratches, fungus, or separation. Front element coating has a few tiny pinpoint dust size spots. I could not check the lens with B, but no noticeable haze was detected. Heidosmat Viewing Lens is very nice.
Depth of field sliding gauge is not working. Meter Housing is slightly loose with tiny play and causing a short to the Meter Needle.
Synchro Compur Shutter is firing on speeds 1/30 and above. Shutter is sticking open on slower speeeds and will not close, or takes a long time to close. Nice Solid Rolleiflex 3.5F w. Xenotar that needs CLA/ Service for proper function. Please check my feedback and auctions for other Leica items. The item "Rolleiflex 3.5F Model 1 K4E w. Schneider 75mm Xenotar Lens Needs CLA" is in sale since Tuesday, November 2, 2021. This item is in the category "Cameras & Photo\Vintage Movie & Photography\Vintage Cameras\TLR Cameras". The seller is "satedesco" and is located in Hudson, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Model: 3.5F, K4E
- Film Format: 120mm
- Brand: Rolleiflex