F-Metric 8x10 View Camera
F-Metric 8x10 View Camera
F-Metric 8x10 View Camera
F-Metric 8x10 View Camera
F-Metric 8x10 View Camera
F-Metric 8x10 View Camera

F-Metric 8x10 View Camera

$7,124.00 Oferta Ahorre

F-Metric 8x10 has two options for the optical bench:

Standard Optical Bench - 50 cm extension bracket and (2) 25 cm monorail units

Asymmetric Optical Bench (D) - providing a 50 cm extension bracket, 40 cm monorail and 15 cm monorail. This configuration allows the camera to be collapsed onto the 15 cm monorail and removed from the extension bracket for easier packing and portability.

  • Telescopic optical bench provides fast adjustments for lens-to-subject distance modifications or when long extensions are required.
  • Biconical synthetic pleated bellows for focal lengths 210 mm - 450 mm
  • Use with 141 mm lens boards or the 141-110 reducing lens board adapter
  • Gear-driven, self-locking controls for rise/fall and lateral shift, both front and rear 
  • Front and rear manual swing
  • Manual base tilt with easy to use lever locks
  • Zero detents for base tilt, swing, and lateral shift
  • Available with optional ARCA-SWISS Micro-Orbix® geared tilt
  • Reversible ground glass back for vertical or horizontal framing
  • Features a bail back lever, for stress-free loading and unloading of film holders
  • High quality, optically flat ground glass with integrated fresnel
  • Modular and expandable with quick-changing 4x5 or 5x7 format sets, and a full range of optional accessories for use with wide-angle or long lenses

F-Metric 8x10
SKU: 013181

F-Metric 8x10 with Micro-Orbix®
SKU: 013181-oc

F-Metric D 8x10
SKU: 013381

F-Metric D 8x10 with Micro-Orbix®
SKU: 013381-oc

Weight: 11.2 lb / 5.1 kg
Dimensions: H = 16.6 in / 42 cm, W = 13 in / 33 cm, L = 5.9 in / 15 cm (dimensions when collapsed for packing, on one monorail section, including bellows and optional Micro-Orbix® tilt)
Shift: +/- 30 mm Micro-metric geared (front and rear) +50 mm manual in complement
Rise/Fall: +85 mm Micro-metric geared (front) +60 mm manual (rear)
Swing: +/- 360° manual (front and rear), limited only by bellows
Base Tilt: +/- 35° manual (front and rear)
Micro-Orbix® Tilt: +/- 15° (geared tilt system option)
Bellows: Normal, 50 cm, synthetic
Lens Board: 141x141 mm
Optical Bench: 50 cm connecting bracket with (2) 25 cm monorail units, telescoping to 75 cm
Optical Bench "D": 50 cm connecting bracket with (1) 15 cm monorail, (1) 40 cm monorail, telescoping to 80 cm
Ground Glass back: With bail back lever to assist film holder loading
Integrated Fresnel: Yes
Levels: Tubular levels on front and rear standards
Series: 141

If the camera you wish to purchase is currently out of stock, additional units may be on their way or a special order may be necessary. To inquire about inventory and availability, please reach out to us directly. Typically, cameras stocked at ARCA-SWISS USA are shipped from the factory and restocked every 2-4 weeks.

Please note that certain cameras, due to their modular configuration and various format possibilities, may only be accessible through a special order that we can place for you.

To proceed with a special order, simply contact us directly. During this consultation stage, we can offer to schedule an online demonstration and work closely with you to determine your specific requirements and preferences to ensure you are ordering the right camera and accessories.

The production and delivery timeline for special order cameras is typically 4-12 weeks. Please note that special orders cannot be canceled or returned once the order is placed. A non-refundable advance deposit is required to place the order.

For more information, delivery timeframe, or to place a special order, please contact us directly.

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