Auto-Takumar 55mm F1.8 (ver. 2 early)
Image Format: Full-frame / 35mm film
Lens Mount: M42
Aperture Ring: Yes
Diaphragm: Automatic, 6 blades
Optics: 6 elements, 5 groups
Mount Variant: M42 Stop-down Pin
Max. Aperture: F1.8
Min. Aperture: F16
Min. Focus: 45 cm
Max. Magnification: 0.17x
Filter Size: 49 mm
Field of View (Diag. / Horiz.)
APS-C: 29 ° / 25 °
Full frame: 43 ° / 36 °
Weight: 215 g
Production Years: 1960 to 1962
Engraved Name: Auto-Takumar 1:1.8/55
Notes: This lens has an automatic diaphragm like the later Super-Takumar lenses. The physical design was also close to that of the Super-Takumar with the aperture ring next to the lens mount. The aperturering has the smallest F-stop to the right, not to the left.
1: Takumar 55mm F1.8
2: Auto-Takumar with semi-automatic diaphragm
3: Auto-Takumar with automatic diaphragm (this lens)
4: Auto-Takumar with automatic diaphragm (different engravings than no. 3)
5: Super-Takumar with fine ribs on the aperture ring and F16 to the right
6: Super-Takumar with fine ribs on the aperture ring and F16 to the left
7: Super-Takumar with coarse ribs on aperture ring and F16 to the left
8: Super-Multi-Coated Takumar
9: SMC Takumar with open aperture metering
Product ($129) SN: ***5408
Condition: Excellent (EX)
Warranty: 2 weeks shop warranty, covering manufactural defects
What You Will Get:
- F/R Cap
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