This Leica IIIf Black Dial camera is in excellent plus condition. It includes a beautiful Summitar 5cm f2.0 lens. Both have just been CLA'd by Youxin Ye and are in beautiful condition. The curtains in the body have been replaced and the shutter is like new. The lens is haze free and the aperture is smooth as silk.
The camera comes in the original leather case as well. Body and lens were manufactured in Germany in 1951.
Here is Youxin's Report:
Leica IIIf BD #586039 CLA/Replace curtains
Note: CLA’d, cleaned and lubricated mechanical parts, replaced both curtains to new, adjusted shutter speeds and brake, shutter works well at all speeds now. Cleaned both finders and adjusted focus, both finders are clean and clear now.
Summitar 50/2.0 #902656 CLA
Note: CLA’d. Cleaned and lubricated both aperture and focus rings. Cleaned optics removed haze inside. Lens is clean and clear now consider its age. Tested the lens with digital M body, lens is in focus and produce good images.
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