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Kaupo Liiv
Woland16

Estonia
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Posted - Aug 04 2019 :  02:54:36 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Bought a Zorki-4 camera recently as it had very interesting Jupiter-8 lens I had not seen before. The inside of the lens was white. Does anybody have info about the lens variation?
https://imgur.com/AyoCucP


Edited by - Woland16 on Aug 04 2019 02:55:34 AM
sean perry
seany65
United Kingdom
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Posted - Aug 10 2019 :  1:36:33 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hello and welcome to the forum Woland16.

I ccan't help, but I'm sure there are members here who will be able to.
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Guido Studer
Guido
Switzerland
343 Posts
My Collection

Posted - Aug 10 2019 :  3:07:15 PM  Show Profile  Visit Guido's Homepage  Reply with Quote

Hello Kaupo

Looking at your picture I can't see no white parts. They are gray but I have to admit that's a bit lighter gray than usual. But this could be a question of photography maybe. On some pictures I saw I found the same effect. There is mostly a little difference in color between the front ring and the inner part of around the front lens element. Just my 2 cent ...

Best wishes - Guido
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Vladislav Kern
Vlad
USA
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Posted - Aug 11 2019 :  4:55:25 PM  Show Profile  Visit Vlad's Homepage  Reply with Quote
It looks like a factory defect, they just forgot to chrome/paint that part, very common in USSR production.

Best regards,
Vlad
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