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Bob Salomon
5-Feb-2017, 15:14
Oh, ok. So the lens I have Angulon 90/5.6 SN 11549580 is not even compatible with the camera I have? I will try to find a service for the camera then.

It may or may not be. A Linhof service center will know.

Gretas
5-Feb-2017, 22:39
Ok, I will contact them. Thanks for the help!

pierregiraud
7-Feb-2017, 01:02
HI, i have a rangefinder CAM with 2 numbers the objective number 5998134 and on the other face a number 67144. i have a problem, this cam is not OK on my supertechnika. is it possible to know the model ok with this rangefinder cam. i want to resell it and give a good indication to the buyer.
thanks

Bob Salomon
7-Feb-2017, 06:32
HI, i have a rangefinder CAM with 2 numbers the objective number 5998134 and on the other face a number 67144. i have a problem, this cam is not OK on my supertechnika. is it possible to know the model ok with this rangefinder cam. i want to resell it and give a good indication to the buyer.
thanks
It was cut for the camera with the serial number 67144. Only the later models, the V and the Master can use the same cam. The III and earlier need pacific cams for the individual camera. So your cams will work properly only with that very specific camera and only with the specific lens by serial number stamped on the top of the cam.

67144 is a 1969 Super Technika IV.

invertman
10-Feb-2017, 07:33
Bob
Trying to find out the model and year for my dad's old press camera. I think the serial number is the one I found below the bellows [4359323]. The serial number on the lens which is a Press-Xenar f 4.7 / 127 is [8466866]. It also has a Telomar f.5.5 / 24cm lens. Any info would be appreciated.
Marty

Bob Salomon
10-Feb-2017, 07:40
Bob
Trying to find out the model and year for my dad's old press camera. I think the serial number is the one I found below the bellows [4359323]. The serial number on the lens which is a Press-Xenar f 4.7 / 127 is [8466866]. It also has a Telomar f.5.5 / 24cm lens. Any info would be appreciated.
Marty

That would not be an old Linhof serial number. Why do you believe it is a Linhof? Normally, on all Linhof's made since the early 1950s the serial number is on the accessory shoe.

invertman
10-Feb-2017, 07:50
Bob
You are right I pulled the Linhof sight that was on the shoe and there is the number [59696].
Marty

Bob Salomon
10-Feb-2017, 08:00
Bob
You are right I pulled the Linhof sight that was on the shoe and there is the number [59696].
Marty

It's a 1956 Technika III.

Robclarke
10-Feb-2017, 08:57
Hi Bob can you let me know any details on a technika iv (I think). Serial no: 69245


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Bob Salomon
10-Feb-2017, 09:56
Hi Bob can you let me know any details on a technika iv (I think). Serial no: 69245


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Super Technika IV about 1960.

Robclarke
10-Feb-2017, 09:57
Super Technika IV about 1960.

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pierregiraud
16-Feb-2017, 06:08
Hi BOB on a technika ihave the serial number 2142856 is that the good number and whet model preciously and the year.
Many thanks.
Pierre

Bob Salomon
16-Feb-2017, 06:37
Hi BOB on a technika ihave the serial number 2142856 is that the good number and whet model preciously and the year.
Many thanks.
Pierre
1968 Super Technika V

Prometheus
23-Feb-2017, 15:50
Hi Bob, can you please give me some information on a technika with serial number 55889? I got the number from the silver slot from the second pic. Is that where to pull it from?
Thanks so much.
161759161760

Bob Salomon
23-Feb-2017, 16:06
Hi Bob, can you please give me some information on a technika with serial number 55889? I got the number from the silver slot from the second pic. Is that where to pull it from?
Thanks so much.
161759161760

Its a 1956 Technika III.

Prometheus
23-Feb-2017, 16:45
Thanks so much Bob.

jdsanika
16-Mar-2017, 16:34
Bob, I picked up a what I believe is an early Super Technika iii in decent condition, S/N 33965, could you date this and tell what version it might be.

Thanks
John

Bob Salomon
16-Mar-2017, 16:45
Bob, I picked up a what I believe is an early Super Technika iii in decent condition, S/N 33965, could you date this and tell what version it might be.

Thanks
John

1953 Technika III

v.kapoor
18-Mar-2017, 02:36
Hi Bob,

I just picked up that Master Classic with a S/N B571170. Do you know when this is from?

Thanks
V

Bob Salomon
18-Mar-2017, 06:18
Hi Bob,

I just picked up that Master Classic with a S/N B571170. Do you know when this is from?

Thanks
V
No, this is much too new. But it was made after 1993.

Salmo22
29-Mar-2017, 21:06
Hello Bob:

I've acquired a Master Technika 2000 with a S/N of C541128. If you would tell me the year of production, I would be most appreciative.

Thank you;

Jeff

Bob Salomon
30-Mar-2017, 05:33
Hello Bob:

I've acquired a Master Technika 2000 with a S/N of C541128. If you would tell me the year of production, I would be most appreciative.

Thank you;

Jeff
Sorry Jeff, it is too new. I don't have numbers for the more recent cameras.

Salmo22
30-Mar-2017, 06:01
Sorry Jeff, it is too new. I don't have numbers for the more recent cameras.

No worries Bob. I appreciate the effort.

Hans1963
28-Apr-2017, 07:31
Dear Bob,
I have a Super Technika V 5x7
2421125
appreciate your help
best regards Hans

Bob Salomon
3-May-2017, 05:46
Dear Bob,
I have a Super Technika V 5x7
2421125
appreciate your help
best regards Hans

1965 or 66.

Hans1963
3-May-2017, 23:33
Thank you so much !
Best regards Hans

Pipit
5-May-2017, 04:38
Dear Bob,

Could you help with my two new babies:
Master Technical 4x5
- 6415126
- 6471137

Very appreciated.

Bob Salomon
5-May-2017, 05:37
Dear Bob,

Could you help with my two new babies:
Master Technical 4x5
- 6415126 1972/73
- 1987/88

Very appreciated.

cme37
9-May-2017, 02:00
Dear Bob,

This is my new acquisition, a production date would be much appreciated!
Technika V 4x5 without range finder # 4741088

Thank you,
Christian

Bob Salomon
9-May-2017, 02:59
Dear Bob,

This is my new acquisition, a production date would be much appreciated!
Technika V 4x5 without range finder # 4741088

Thank you,
Christian
1971

cme37
9-May-2017, 05:15
Dear Bob,

Technikardan 45 # 9871081.

Cheers

cme37
9-May-2017, 22:58
Dear Bob,

This is another acquisition of a friend of mine, a production date would be much appreciated!
Technikardan 45 # 9871081

Thank you,
Christian

Bob Salomon
10-May-2017, 05:54
Dear Bob,

This is another acquisition of a friend of mine, a production date would be much appreciated!
Technikardan 45 # 9871081

Thank you,
Christian

Sorry, too recent. I only have records on older camera models.

Davros
13-May-2017, 08:06
Dear Bob,

Extremely grateful for your forbearance.

Kardan E A641253. The camera that moved me from Sinar to Linhof.

Thanks in anticipation,

Peter

Bob Salomon
13-May-2017, 10:01
Dear Bob,

Extremely grateful for your forbearance.

Kardan E A641253. The camera that moved me from Sinar to Linhof.

Thanks in anticipation,

Peter

Also too recent for my records.

ViktorK
10-Jun-2017, 13:52
Hi guys please could you help me identify linhof technika serial number on accesory shoe is 2141973
thanks

Bob Salomon
10-Jun-2017, 13:59
1968 Super Technical V

Davros
15-Jun-2017, 10:22
Kardan B 3611704

Bob Salomon
15-Jun-2017, 12:04
Kardan B 3611704

Also 1968.

Davros
15-Jun-2017, 12:51
Thanks Bob

SharpWaveRipple
21-Jun-2017, 07:46
Hi Bob,

I recently acquired a Technikardan 45, with serial C241061 on the shoe. Any info regarding the year of manufacture would be much appreciated! Many thanks.

Bob Salomon
21-Jun-2017, 08:09
Hi Bob,

I recently acquired a Technikardan 45, with serial C241061 on the shoe. Any info regarding the year of manufacture would be much appreciated! Many thanks.

Sorry, too recent.

SharpWaveRipple
22-Jun-2017, 05:51
Sorry, too recent.

Oh well, thanks for trying! I have another Linhof, a Technika in this case, serial 2151496. Do you know when this one may happen to date from? Many thanks for your time and help.

Richard

Bob Salomon
22-Jun-2017, 07:21
oh well, thanks for trying! I have another linhof, a technika in this case, serial 2151496. Do you know when this one may happen to date from? Many thanks for your time and help.

Richard

1970 v.

SharpWaveRipple
22-Jun-2017, 23:46
1970 v.

Thanks Bob; I appreciate it, especially given that it appears you have been doing this for 13 years. That's dedication!

Richard

01cgeoghegan
29-Jun-2017, 14:28
Hi Bob

Was wondering if you could suss out this Linhof for me. It seems like a Master Technika but I can't place which model and year - the serial number is #6415246

Thanks in advance!

Bob Salomon
29-Jun-2017, 14:31
Hi Bob

Was wondering if you could suss out this Linhof for me. It seems like a Master Technika but I can't place which model and year - the serial number is #6415246

Thanks in advance!

1975 Master Technika

01cgeoghegan
30-Jun-2017, 09:57
1975 Master Technika

Thanks!

Neonoctis
27-Jul-2017, 01:30
Hi Bob,
Someone offer me (around 1000$) a Linhof Technika with serial 75050 on the hot shoe. Wich model is it ? What did I have to check to be sure that the camera is in good operating order ?
Thanks !!!
Here is a photo, it come with the enlargment option and the original tripod.
167570

Bob Salomon
27-Jul-2017, 07:03
Hi Bob,
Someone offer me (around 1000$) a Linhof Technika with serial 75050 on the hot shoe. Wich model is it ? What did I have to check to be sure that the camera is in good operating order ?
Thanks !!!
Here is a photo, it come with the enlargment option and the original tripod.
167570

About 1960 Super Technical IV. A camera that old needs a complete CLA and checkup at the service station.

pesh
22-Aug-2017, 07:54
Hi Bob,
My Linhof 4x5 camera serial number is 67158. What you can tell me about it?
Thanks in advance.
Petar

Bob Salomon
22-Aug-2017, 09:52
Hi Bob,
My Linhof 4x5 camera serial number is 67158. What you can tell me about it?
Thanks in advance.
Petar
About 1959 Super Technica IV.

Andrew Stewart
7-Sep-2017, 18:17
Hi Bob
My Linhof camera has a serial number 47477. Are you able to tell me anything about it?
Thanks for your help.

Best regards
Andrew


169459

Bob Salomon
7-Sep-2017, 19:44
Hi Bob
My Linhof camera has a serial number 47477. Are you able to tell me anything about it?
Thanks for your help.

Best regards
Andrew


169459
Pleas recheck the number. I have no record of that number on a camera made after WW II.

Andrew Stewart
8-Sep-2017, 04:17
Pleas recheck the number. I have no record of that number on a camera made after WW II.

Hi
Thanks for responding so promptly. I've re-checked the number and it is correct. However I realise now that the camera is probably a Linhof Technika III 6*9 so is probably not one that would be discussed on this site. It is very similar to (the same as) the camera here: https://www.cccamera.com/shop-archive/used-linhof-technika-iii-6x9/
Best regards
Andrew Stewart

Bob Salomon
8-Sep-2017, 05:31
[QUOTE=Andrew Stewart;1406627]Hi
Thanks for responding so promptly. I've re-checked the number and it is correct. However I realise now that the camera is probably a Linhof Technika III 6*9 so is probably not one that would be discussed on this site. It is very similar to (the same as) the camera here: https://www.cccamera.com/shop-archive/used-linhof-technika-iii-6x9/
Best regards
Andrew Stewart[/QUOTE

My serial numbers start with the III and I don't have that number, or one near it, listed.

knuf
20-Sep-2017, 03:12
Hi Bob,

could you tell me the year of my 65364, please?

thx

Bob Salomon
20-Sep-2017, 03:57
Hi Bob,

could you tell me the year of my 65364, please?

thx
58 or 59 ST IV

Ironclaw
26-Sep-2017, 05:22
Hi Bob. Have MT, # 6435153
Thanks!

Bob Salomon
26-Sep-2017, 06:30
Hi Bob. Have MT, # 6435153
Thanks!

1974-75 Master.

Davidjk
27-Oct-2017, 22:59
Hi Bob
Can you tell me the year and model of 59882. Thank you!

Bob Salomon
28-Oct-2017, 04:23
Hi Bob
Can you tell me the year and model of 59882. Thank you!

1959 Technica III

intox44
2-Nov-2017, 04:24
Hello.
My technika III, IV or V ?
Serial : 2162271

Thank you.

Bob Salomon
2-Nov-2017, 05:48
Hello.
My technika III, IV or V ?
Serial : 2162271

Thank you.
1971 Super Technica V

lcpr
4-Nov-2017, 10:54
Hey Bob,

Can you check the year for a Tech V (I think), #2191197

Thanks!

Bob Salomon
4-Nov-2017, 11:13
Hey Bob,

Can you check the year for a Tech V (I think), #2191197

Thanks!
1975

Inochkin
20-Nov-2017, 09:54
Linhof Technika 6x9
# 46722
and III or IV?
Thank you, Bob!

Bob Salomon
20-Nov-2017, 11:23
Linhof Technika 6x9
# 46722
and III or IV?
Thank you, Bob!

III from mid 50s

donintn
28-Dec-2017, 09:42
How about 80435 ? All I know is it's a Linhof

Bob Salomon
28-Dec-2017, 09:51
How about 80435 ? All I know is it's a Linhof

1964 Super Technika V.

donintn
29-Dec-2017, 15:28
that's awesome. Thank u

Linus66
20-Jan-2018, 05:46
I own a linhof tecknika 5x7 and the nummer i can find is 2421235.
I dont now anything more about my camera,

Bob Salomon
20-Jan-2018, 06:42
I own a linhof tecknika 5x7 and the nummer i can find is 2421235.
I dont now anything more about my camera,

Super Technika V from 1968/8.

Linus66
20-Jan-2018, 06:49
Perfect, thank you

Tin Can
20-Jan-2018, 07:03
I see Linhof has finally posted a visual guide with images and dates for Linhof cameras. Welcome to the Internet!

Not a complete breakdown but a good step in the right direction.

I remain a big fan of Linhof history.

http://linhof.com/en/historische-kameras-2/

bjsmith7474
27-Jan-2018, 12:40
How about 2471131? Thanks in advance! Does anyone know if/why they switched from a chrome to a black front standard on the 5x7?

Bob Salomon
27-Jan-2018, 12:45
How about 2471131? Thanks in advance! Does anyone know if/why they switched from a chrome to a black front standard on the 5x7?

1972, all Kardans, Technoramas, TK, etc. cameras are finished in the black finish, it is very rugged and is much less expensive to apply and to finish then the chrome finished pieces.

bjsmith7474
27-Jan-2018, 12:57
Thanks! Now to just find a 4x5 conversion back...

Bob Salomon
27-Jan-2018, 13:38
Thanks! Now to just find a 4x5 conversion back...

You will need 2 parts.
1 the 57 to 45 adapter
2 the 45 rotating back with ground glass frame and folding focus hood

The first is expensive! The second is REALLY expensive!

It could be cheaper to just buy a used Super Technika V or a Master Technika used.

CHUG
29-Jan-2018, 16:55
Hey Bob,

Master Technika #6435089

Thanks for your time.

Bob Salomon
29-Jan-2018, 17:17
Hey Bob,

Master Technika #6435089

Thanks for your time.

1974/5

CHUG
29-Jan-2018, 17:25
Are these Master Technika's from 74/75 still serviceable, are they built like tanks, are there any issues with these years.

Thanks again.

Bob Salomon
29-Jan-2018, 18:03
Are these Master Technika's from 74/75 still serviceable, are they built like tanks, are there any issues with these years.

Thanks again.

Mostly they are but some parts may no longer be available if they are different then later models. You have one from the second series of the camera.

Delfi_r
30-Jan-2018, 02:34
You will need 2 parts.
1 the 57 to 45 adapter
2 the 45 rotating back with ground glass frame and folding focus hood

The first is expensive! The second is REALLY expensive!

It could be cheaper to just buy a used Super Technika V or a Master Technika used.

I agree with Bob: I had the luck to find one 57 to 45 adapter almost new for a good price, but to get the 45 rotating back I've bought a FrankenCamera made with one and a nice bellows and self made parts (I keep it for strange reasons). Alone it would cost more!

Excuse me Bob for the rant. The real reason to get the adapter is that you don't need to carry a second camera for a Infrared film or some color with a rollfilm adapter.

Hans1963
30-Jan-2018, 08:48
Dear Bob ,
2 Masters

6491203
B581578

thank you

Thank you

Bob Salomon
30-Jan-2018, 10:52
Dear Bob ,
2 Masters

6491203 1980
B581578 too new after 1993

thank you

Thank you

Hans1963
31-Jan-2018, 00:16
6491203 / 1980

Thank you Bob ! The preowner meanwhile supplied me with an original Linhof invoice and passport to this camera from 1989.
Is it possible that Linhof stocked these cameras for 9 years , till they were sold ? Wasn't the Technika very popular and sold very good in these days.
I rather suppose 1988 as production date - maybe an error in your list ? But anyway it is my baby and after CLA in great condition.
B.r. Hans

Bob Salomon
31-Jan-2018, 07:47
6491203 / 1980

Thank you Bob ! The preowner meanwhile supplied me with an original Linhof invoice and passport to this camera from 1989.
Is it possible that Linhof stocked these cameras for 9 years , till they were sold ? Wasn't the Technika very popular and sold very good in these days.
I rather suppose 1988 as production date - maybe an error in your list ? But anyway it is my baby and after CLA in great condition.
B.r. Hans
Sorry, my fault. It is 89.

ratsumi
13-Feb-2018, 00:15
Hello again Mr. Solomon,

I was wondering if you could identify the following Linhof 6x9 camera: Serial No. 80235.

Thank you,
R.

174667

Bob Salomon
13-Feb-2018, 00:54
Hello again Mr. Solomon,

I was wondering if you could identify the following Linhof 6x9 camera: Serial No. 80235.

Thank you,
R.

174667

1956 Technika III

Chuckwade87
13-Feb-2018, 17:58
I just picked up a really rough Linhof, serial number 32374, (which is on the back of the lens rail) it's going to need at least a new bellows, a lens and lens board, who knows what else...

I was wondering if anyone knew the model and year of production for this one in particular?

Any idea if it's worth rehabilitating?

Bob Salomon
13-Feb-2018, 18:58
I just picked up a really rough Linhof, serial number 32374, (which is on the back of the lens rail) it's going to need at least a new bellows, a lens and lens board, who knows what else...

I was wondering if anyone knew the model and year of production for this one in particular?

Any idea if it's worth rehabilitating?

1953 Technika III factory parts have not been available for decades.

ratsumi
13-Feb-2018, 19:29
1956 Technika III


Thank you again :)

Chuckwade87
13-Feb-2018, 19:32
That's a bit of let down.
I'm not sure what to do with it now, but at least I only paid 35$ for it.

Chuckwade87
14-Feb-2018, 06:20
1953 Technika III factory parts have not been available for decades.

Thanks Bob!

bjsmith7474
16-Feb-2018, 19:50
Sorry for the late reply here. Were two reducing backs made for the 5x7 Tech V? I've found one, but the guy states "it is the Shallow back that allows you to focus with the 5x7 in wide angle mode and then switch backs to 4x5 WITHOUT LOOSING FOCUS. Only this back will allow that."

Pola
21-Feb-2018, 02:03
Hi. My first post here.
Mine has this serial number: 2123260
Iíd like to confirm model and year of manufacture.
Thanks!!!

Bob Salomon
21-Feb-2018, 05:39
Sorry for the late reply here. Were two reducing backs made for the 5x7 Tech V? I've found one, but the guy states "it is the Shallow back that allows you to focus with the 5x7 in wide angle mode and then switch backs to 4x5 WITHOUT LOOSING FOCUS. Only this back will allow that."

The reducing adapters used to have a serial number on them and when you ordered one you had to supply your cameraís serial number and the correct reducing adapter would be supplied so there would be no shift when switchig format sizes down to 45.
However Linhof stopped doing this maybe 25 years ago and went to a generic reducing adapter. This adapter,was the same thickness but would no longer guarantee no focus shift. I never heard of two different thicknesses of the adapters. But then I only represented Linhof for over 35 years!
This is an adapter plate, not a reducing back. You still needed the 45 back from a Technika or a Kardan depending on which type you are trying to convert.

Bob Salomon
21-Feb-2018, 05:40
Hi. My first post here.
Mine has this serial number: 2123260
Iíd like to confirm model and year of manufacture.
Thanks!!!
1966 Super Technika V.

Pola
21-Feb-2018, 09:49
1966 Super Technika V.

Thanks, Bob!!
Isnīt the Super Technika from 1988 though?

cheers
Pablo

Bob Salomon
21-Feb-2018, 11:50
Thanks, Bob!!
Isnīt the Super Technika from 1988 though?

cheers
Pablo
No, tha V was made from 63 to 72. The Master replaced it and has been made from the early 70s till today.

Jimi
27-Feb-2018, 15:15
Presumably a 1930's Linhof Technika, but the serial number is 2701 (sounds more like 1903) ... are the serial numbers specific for a certain camera type?

Bob Salomon
27-Feb-2018, 15:31
Presumably a 1930's Linhof Technika, but the serial number is 2701 (sounds more like 1903) ... are the serial numbers specific for a certain camera type?

2701 is the serial number for a 1962 57 Kardan Color.

If yours is a Technika it is pre war and there is no record of those numbers.

Jimi
27-Feb-2018, 15:39
Thank you very much Bob for the quick answer! :)

jberriermd
3-Mar-2018, 16:51
Tech V #80406

Bob Salomon
3-Mar-2018, 16:53
Tech V #80406

1964

jberriermd
3-Mar-2018, 17:06
Thanks! :)

Jeff Pettitt
18-Mar-2018, 10:00
Is 6114 a viable serial number?

Bob Salomon
18-Mar-2018, 11:00
Is 6114 a viable serial number?

Yes, if you have a 1953 Technika lll 45 camera.

Jeff Pettitt
18-Mar-2018, 17:39
Thanks Bob. I do know this camera will have to have a new bellows since there are a few small holes in the bellows. Pulling the bellows and lens board holder out is a little tough so will have to be cleaned and lubed. And, the lens, and lens board, are missing.

DiCortes
5-Apr-2018, 11:18
Hi, Bob
You could please let me know the model and date of the two Linhoh cameras:

S/N - 21314
S/N - 21129 (Can You to find the camera format by this number?)

Many thanks.
Denis

Bob Salomon
5-Apr-2018, 12:17
Hi, Bob
You could please let me know the model and date of the two Linhoh cameras:

S/N - 21314 no record, probably WW ll or earlier.
S/N - 21129 (Can You to find the camera format by this number?) same.

Many thanks.
Denis

DiCortes
5-Apr-2018, 13:01
The camera numbered 21314 is mine. This is the Linhof Muchen 13x18 (5x7). I do not know the year of its production.
I saw the camera with the number 21129 only in the picture and i wanted to buy it, but I do not understand its size
Do you think if the serial number of my camera is 21314 and the serial number of the camera from the picture is 21129 then this cameras from the same seria?

Bob Salomon
5-Apr-2018, 13:24
The camera numbered 21314 is mine. This is the Linhof Muchen 13x18 (5x7). I do not know the year of its production.
I saw the camera with the number 21129 only in the picture and i wanted to buy it, but I do not understand its size
Do you think if the serial number of my camera is 21314 and the serial number of the camera from the picture is 21129 then this cameras from the same seria?

Possibly, but there are no records of those numbers.

DiCortes
5-Apr-2018, 13:44
Possibly, but there are no records of those numbers.

Thanks!

ciuffo-tripack
1-Jun-2018, 06:24
Hi Bob

I just bought a Technika #52901

Could you tell me the model and date?

thanks in advance

P.

Bob Salomon
1-Jun-2018, 09:36
Hi Bob

I just bought a Technika #52901

Could you tell me the model and date?

thanks in advance

P.

1956 Technika lll, 4x5

darr
13-Jun-2018, 14:16
Hi Bob,

Just bought a 3000. Can you tell me its date? #C542572

Thank you in advance!

Kind regards,
Darr

Bob Salomon
13-Jun-2018, 14:27
Hi Bob,

Just bought a 3000. Can you tell me its date? #C542572

Thank you in advance!

Kind regards,
Darr

Sorry, no. It is much too new! But enjoy it!

darr
13-Jun-2018, 15:05
Sorry, no. It is much too new! But enjoy it!

Thanks Bob! Bought it from KEH. :)

David Lindquist
13-Jun-2018, 19:14
Hi Bob,

Just bought a 3000. Can you tell me its date? #C542572

Thank you in advance!

Kind regards,
Darr

This may help, I bought my Master Technika 3000 new in early March 2010. Its serial number is C542591
Bought it from Camera West, Walnut Creek CA.

David

darr
13-Jun-2018, 19:29
This may help, I bought my Master Technika 3000 new in early March 2010. Its serial number is C542591
Bought it from Camera West, Walnut Creek CA.

David

Thanks David!

alexvaras
15-Jun-2018, 12:15
Hello,

I think this SN#19909 belongs to a Technika II, am I right?

179432

Bob Salomon
15-Jun-2018, 12:23
Hello,

I think this SN#19909 belongs to a Technika II, am I right?

179432

Sorry, I have no records from before the end of WWll. If it has RDP stamped on the camera it was made during the Third Reich.

alexvaras
15-Jun-2018, 12:52
Sorry, I have no records from before the end of WWll. If it has RDP stamped on the camera it was made during the Third Reich.
I don't recall seeing it, but all the old leather has been removed and covered with a kind of vinyl/cloth.
Should I look for it somewhere in particular?

Bob Salomon
15-Jun-2018, 12:54
I don't recall seeing it, but all the old leather has been removed and covered with a kind of vinyl/cloth.
Should I look for it somewhere in particular?

On the frame holding the gg or the plate that that is attached to.

Embdude
22-Jun-2018, 18:39
Ok... Oldest to newest...

2334
Super III v1?

33030
Super III v3?

6411143
Master circa 1973?

Thanks Bob

Bob Salomon
22-Jun-2018, 18:47
Ok... Oldest to newest...

2334
Super III v1? 1947

33030
Super III v3? 1953

6411143
Master circa 1973? 1972

Thanks Bob

Criminalbob
2-Oct-2018, 13:59
Hi Bob,

I've got a Technorama 617, serial #7491106. Any idea which version and what year this is?

Thanks in advance!

Bob Salomon
2-Oct-2018, 14:16
Hi Bob,

I've got a Technorama 617, serial #7491106. Any idea which version and what year this is?

Thanks in advance!
Mid 80s. Need a picture of the top and the front to see which one.

Criminalbob
2-Oct-2018, 14:32
Mid 80s. Need a picture of the top and the front to see which one.

182941182942

Hope this helps, thanks!

Bob Salomon
2-Oct-2018, 14:47
182941182942

Hope this helps, thanks!

Just a Technorama, early version.

Ironclaw
22-Oct-2018, 08:44
Hi Bob!

MT 6441126

Thank you!

Bob Salomon
22-Oct-2018, 08:56
Hi Bob!

MT 6441126

Thank you!

1975

Andrew Mchowell
24-Oct-2018, 15:21
Hi Bob,

Hoping you can tell me the year of my Technika serial number 6441123

Thank you

Bob Salomon
24-Oct-2018, 16:00
Hi Bob,

Hoping you can tell me the year of my Technika serial number 6441123

Thank you

Also,1975

ralph_k
30-Oct-2018, 15:51
Hello Bob,

two Technikas found a new home here:

Technika III 35631
Technika IV 76161

Maybe you can tell me the year and confirm the type.

Thanks a lot

Bob Salomon
30-Oct-2018, 16:09
Hello Bob,

two Technikas found a new home here:

Technika III 35631. 1954
Technika IV 76161. 1961 - 62

Maybe you can tell me the year and confirm the type.

Thanks a lot

alps-art.ch
8-Dec-2018, 13:42
Hello Bob,

I am thinking to buy Technika V 5x7 numbered as 2541xxx. Could you, please comment its age?
Also, the seller claims it features a "sought movable inner slide" -- what is this? is it related to 5x7 -> 4x5 adaptor coming with the camera? or to focusing?
Thanks a lot already!

Bob Salomon
8-Dec-2018, 14:08
Hello Bob,

I am thinking to buy Technika V 5x7 numbered as 2541xxx. Could you, please comment its age?
Also, the seller claims it features a "sought movable inner slide" -- what is this? is it related to 5x7 -> 4x5 adaptor coming with the camera? or to focusing?
Thanks a lot already!

1967.

I think he is referring to the internal focusing mechanism for short lenses

alps-art.ch
8-Dec-2018, 17:07
Super Technika V from 1968/8.


1967.

I think he is referring to the internal focusing mechanism for short lenses

Sorry bothering, but how comes the one [you commented another day] with smaller serial (2421235) is more recent (1968) than the one in question?
Or numbering is not straight?

I tried read the serial exactly, seems 2541070, though not sure about last 3 digits.

thanks again,
D.

Bob Salomon
8-Dec-2018, 19:11
Sorry bothering, but how comes the one [you commented another day] with smaller serial (2421235) is more recent (1968) than the one in question?
Or numbering is not straight?

I tried read the serial exactly, seems 2541070, though not sure about last 3 digits.

thanks again,
D.
24xxxxxxx is the Super Technika 57
Your has a higher serial number as it is listed as a Technika 57. Not the Super Technika.

Serge S
27-Dec-2018, 15:38
Hello

Looking to find out what year this MT was manufactured.
The serial number is 6491339

Thanks

Serge

Bob Salomon
27-Dec-2018, 16:07
Hello

Looking to find out what year this MT was manufactured.
The serial number is 6491339

Thanks

Serge
Feb. 1981

Serge S
27-Dec-2018, 16:10
Thank You


Feb. 1981

Brendan
13-Jan-2019, 14:39
Hi Bob,

I believe I have a Technika IV with a serial number of 64607. Do you have any information on it?

Jac@stafford.net
13-Jan-2019, 14:41
Hi Bob,

I believe I have a Technika IV with a serial number of 64607. Do you have any information on it?

I am dying for Bob to respond, "Sorry no such number."

Bob Salomon
13-Jan-2019, 15:09
Hi Bob,

I believe I have a Technika IV with a serial number of 64607. Do you have any information on it?

1958

Brendan
14-Jan-2019, 09:34
1958

Thank you!

Svendan
22-Jan-2019, 03:54
Hello Bob,

hope you can help me, i think i have a Kardan Color 9x12 with SN 2622156.
Can that be true?
Thanks, Daniel

Bob Salomon
22-Jan-2019, 04:38
Hello Bob,

hope you can help me, i think i have a Kardan Color 9x12 with SN 2622156.
Can that be true?
Thanks, Daniel
Yes, 1965 or early 66.

Svendan
22-Jan-2019, 05:03
Thank you so much for this fast info :-)

fotopfw
22-Jan-2019, 05:43
I have a Linhof Technika with serial 34444. I think it's from 1956, is that correct?

Bob Salomon
22-Jan-2019, 05:54
I have a Linhof Technika with serial 34444. I think it's from 1956, is that correct?

No, 1954

fotopfw
22-Jan-2019, 14:51
No, 1954 Thank for the swift answer, that means my Linhof is one year older than me!

brendan.hodge
29-Jan-2019, 20:52
I just picked up a Linhof Technika III with the serial number 31576. 1950?

Bob Salomon
30-Jan-2019, 06:18
I just picked up a Linhof Technika III with the serial number 31576. 1950?

No, 1953

brendan.hodge
30-Jan-2019, 20:31
Thank you!

MultiFormat Shooter
5-Feb-2019, 12:07
Hi Mr. Salomon,

I have Linhof Technika IV (4x5) serial 66217. Can you please tell me when it was made?

Thanks!

Bob Salomon
5-Feb-2019, 12:23
Hi Mr. Salomon,

I have Linhof Technika IV (4x5) serial 66217. Can you please tell me when it was made?

Thanks!

About 1960.

MultiFormat Shooter
5-Feb-2019, 13:08
About 1960.

Thank you!!

andrearch
13-Feb-2019, 13:50
Hi, I would like to know a Master Technika s/n 6491235 thanks

Bob Salomon
13-Feb-2019, 14:43
Hi, I would like to know a Master Technika s/n 6491235 thanks
Late 80 or early 81.

andrearch
13-Feb-2019, 21:59
Late 80 or early 81.
Thank you vero much Bob :o

devb
14-Feb-2019, 20:20
Hello, could you please look up a Tech IV with serial #70572? Thank you!

Bob Salomon
14-Feb-2019, 20:51
Hello, could you please look up a Tech IV with serial #70572? Thank you!

1960

Tony Lakin
27-Feb-2019, 09:55
One for Bob I believe, today I have received my Linhof Technika 5x7, the serial number is 26627, is it a Technika III or IV.

Many thanks

Best wishes

Tony

Bob Salomon
27-Feb-2019, 10:00
One for Bob I believe, today I have received my Linhof Technika 5x7, the serial number is 26627, is it a Technika III or IV.

Many thanks

Best wishes

Tony

You sure it is 266 and not 267?

Tony Lakin
27-Feb-2019, 11:18
Hi Bob the number is definately 26627 on the accessory shoe.

Bob Salomon
27-Feb-2019, 11:24
Hi Bob the number is definately 26627 on the accessory shoe.

Sorry, I have no record of that number.

Tony Lakin
27-Feb-2019, 13:14
Thanks for looking Bob.

Best wishes

Tony

manfrominternet
4-Mar-2019, 04:05
Hi Bob,

I'm about to purchase a Linhof Technikardan 45, but I don't know what year it's from.

The serial number is: 9821121

Any help tracking the year it was built would be greatly appreciated!

Much thanks! ��

Bob Salomon
4-Mar-2019, 08:08
Hi Bob,

I'm about to purchase a Linhof Technikardan 45, but I don't know what year it's from.

The serial number is: 9821121

Any help tracking the year it was built would be greatly appreciated!

Much thanks! ��

Sorry, donít have TK or TKs numbers.

manfrominternet
4-Mar-2019, 19:19
Sorry, donít have TK or TKs numbers.

Much thanks anyway!

burmNYC
6-Mar-2019, 16:40
Hi, I am checking a two Linhof serials. Hoping you can help:
6491143
and
C446518
Thanks

Bob Salomon
6-Mar-2019, 17:06
Hi, I am checking a two Linhof serials. Hoping you can help:
6491143
and
C446518
Thanks

The first is 1980. The second is after 1993.

burmNYC
6-Mar-2019, 17:51
The first is 1980. The second is after 1993.

Thanks for the quick response!

acp693
10-Mar-2019, 10:54
I have a Linhof Super Technika IV 6x9 Rangefinder, Tan trim, the back removes with a single lever lock. Serial number: 87001 B,
Zeiss 53 Biogon Serial number: 1989225
Zeiss 100 Planar Serial number: 2350004
Zeiss 180 Sonnar Serial number: 2350184

The numbers on the focusing cam match the lenses.

Would love to know the dates of manufacture.
Thanks in advance!

Bob Salomon
10-Mar-2019, 11:49
I have a Linhof Super Technika IV 6x9 Rangefinder, Tan trim, the back removes with a single lever lock. Serial number: 87001 B,
Zeiss 53 Biogon Serial number: 1989225
Zeiss 100 Planar Serial number: 2350004
Zeiss 180 Sonnar Serial number: 2350184

1960
The numbers on the focusing cam match the lenses.

Would love to know the dates of manufacture.
Thanks in advance!

acp693
11-Mar-2019, 12:18
Thanks ever so much!

Rob Ert
25-Mar-2019, 19:28
Hi Bob Salomon,

I have a Linhof Technika 52941, a Kardan-B 3651294 and a Kardan 5741641. Could you tell me their years of manufacture?
I understand the Kardan-B was designed and first manufactured somewhere in the sixties? Are there details of this somewhere?

Thank you for all you do,

Rob Ert

Bob Salomon
25-Mar-2019, 19:52
Hi Bob Salomon,

I have a Linhof Technika 52941, a Kardan-B 3651294 and a Kardan 5741641. Could you tell me their years of manufacture?
I understand the Kardan-B was designed and first manufactured somewhere in the sixties? Are there details of this somewhere?

Thank you for all you do,

Rob Ert

52941 1956 Technika lll
3651294 end 1972
5741641 Kardan Color SC Jan 1973

Rob Ert
26-Mar-2019, 12:54
You're famous in this field.
It's a pleasure.
Thank you,

R.

islomane
27-Mar-2019, 06:13
I've got a Master Technika, serial #6481061, that I've owned since 1981. A Kardan Bi that I acquired in 2017 has serial #3621#81, with the fifth digit unreadable because an accessory screw was over-tightened by a previous owner. Can you tell me the years of manufacture of these cameras, Bob?

Bob Salomon
27-Mar-2019, 06:35
i've got a master technika, serial #6481061, that i've owned since 1981. A kardan bi that i acquired in 2017 has serial #3621#81, with the fifth digit unreadable because an accessory screw was over-tightened by a previous owner. Can you tell me the years of manufacture of these cameras, bob?

mt 1979
b 1970

LordHoto
27-Mar-2019, 13:54
Hi Bob Salomon,

I hope you can help me roughly date three Linhof models I have, which I believe to be pre-war models. The serial numbers are:

Technika 9x12: #13801
Technika 9x12: #19037
Standard 13x18: #21930 (This one actually has "39" engraved in the paint on the inside of the case)

Thank you,

Johannes

Bob Salomon
27-Mar-2019, 14:28
Hi Bob Salomon,

I hope you can help me roughly date three Technika models I have, which I believe to be pre-war models. The serial numbers are:

Technika 9x12: #13801
Technika 9x12: #19037
Technika 13x18: #21930 (This one actually has "39" engraved in the paint on the inside of the case)

Thank you,

Johannes

Sorry, no records for cameras made before 1946.

LordHoto
27-Mar-2019, 14:33
Hi Bob,

thank you. As long as I'm correct that they are indeed pre-war, that's great! I also adjusted the models, the 13x18 one is actually a Standard not a Technika. It's missing the adjustment options for the back.

Best

Johannes

Bob Salomon
27-Mar-2019, 14:55
Hi Bob,

thank you. As long as I'm correct that they are indeed pre-war, that's great! I also adjusted the models, the 13x18 one is actually a Standard not a Technika. It's missing the adjustment options for the back.

Best

Johannes

They could be war time production.

LordHoto
27-Mar-2019, 15:27
Sorry for being imprecise, war-time is fine with me too. Just before the end of the war.

Ironclaw
5-Apr-2019, 07:24
Hi Bob!
MT 6491413

Bob Salomon
5-Apr-2019, 08:44
Hi Bob!
MT 6491413

1943

Ironclaw
7-Apr-2019, 00:25
1943
Are you sure? I think its newer.
189761

Bob Salomon
7-Apr-2019, 02:45
Are you sure? I think its newer.
189761

Sorry, 89.

Embdude
8-Apr-2019, 17:30
Tec 4 sn 64603...

Bob Salomon
8-Apr-2019, 17:38
Tec 4 sn 64603...

58 or 57

Embdude
8-Apr-2019, 18:11
Wow that was fast thanks Bob!

wsit
19-Apr-2019, 17:48
What about Master tec 6431440... thanks!

Bob Salomon
19-Apr-2019, 18:46
What about Master tec 6431440... thanks!

Late 74 or mid 75.

wsit
19-Apr-2019, 18:54
Late 74 or mid 75.

Seller says 80-90s. I guess he is not close. Thanks

Bob Salomon
19-Apr-2019, 19:41
Seller says 80-90s. I guess he is not close. Thanks

1980 would be in the 697xxxxxx series.

Blaidd_Drwgg
20-Apr-2019, 09:21
I have a Technika III, #32148. It's got DRP and DRGM markings, so I assume pre-1950? Thanks in Advance

Bob Salomon
20-Apr-2019, 11:13
I have a Technika III, #32148. It's got DRP and DRGM markings, so I assume pre-1950? Thanks in Advance

1953

Blaidd_Drwgg
23-Apr-2019, 23:30
1953

Thank you!

Ironclaw
4-May-2019, 00:49
Hello Bob! Super Technilka III # 50298
Thanks!

Bob Salomon
4-May-2019, 06:08
Hello Bob! Super Technilka III # 50298
Thanks!
1956/57

Lehmansa
4-May-2019, 08:30
Hi Oracle Bob

Linhof Master Technika Classic
Serial No.: 649 13 43
THANKS!

Bob Salomon
4-May-2019, 14:41
Hi Oracle Bob

Linhof Master Technika Classic
Serial No.: 649 13 43
THANKS!

Feb 1981. The last one made in that series was 50.

wsit
11-May-2019, 09:43
B521112 MT

Thanks Bob

Bob Salomon
11-May-2019, 11:05
B521112 MT

Thanks Bob

1991

DevNull
20-May-2019, 20:06
Was recently gifted a Linhof Technika - Serial 33776.

Technorama
22-May-2019, 06:15
Can someone, such as the sage and nearly omniscient Bob Solomon, help me identify the age and specific version of a Master Technika with serial number B581293 ? Is this a Master Technika, a 2000, or what ? Thanks and appreciation in advance.

Mike

Bob Salomon
22-May-2019, 06:19
Was recently gifted a Linhof Technika - Serial 33776.

1953 Technika lll.

Bob Salomon
22-May-2019, 06:22
Can someone, such as the sage and nearly omniscient Bob Solomon, help me identify the age and specific version of a Master Technika with serial number B581293 ? Is this a Master Technika, a 2000, or what ? Thanks and appreciation in advance.

Mike

After 1993. If it doesnít have a rangefinder and has a focus lever at the base of the front standard that works inside the camera housing it is a 2000. If it has a rangefinder then it is the Master Technika Classic.

Technorama
22-May-2019, 06:51
Thanks for the VERY quick reply, Bob. Greatly appreciated. It has the rangefinder, so is a MT Classic.

Davesworld
23-May-2019, 02:28
Bob, there is a Camera I am likely going to buy, the serial number I see in the picture is 2161927. It is listed as a Linhof Super Technika and yes it is a 4x5. I meant to reply to the Linhof Serial Numbers thread itself.

Bob Salomon
23-May-2019, 06:39
Bob, there is a Camera I am likely going to buy, the serial number I see in the picture is 2161927. It is listed as a Linhof Super Technika and yes it is a 4x5. I meant to reply to the Linhof Serial Numbers thread itself.

1970 Super Technika V

Davesworld
23-May-2019, 07:38
1970 Super Technika V
Thanks

Corran
30-May-2019, 21:53
Normally don't care about these kinda things but trying to figure out exactly what model a Linhof 13x18 camera is. Serial # is 21858. It's either a Standard or II I believe.

Bob Salomon
31-May-2019, 03:59
Normally don't care about these kinda things but trying to figure out exactly what model a Linhof 13x18 camera is. Serial # is 21858. It's either a Standard or II I believe.

Too old, made during or before WW ll.

Tin Can
31-May-2019, 04:07
Bryan please post a pic.

I really like my prewar Linhof.


Normally don't care about these kinda things but trying to figure out exactly what model a Linhof 13x18 camera is. Serial # is 21858. It's either a Standard or II I believe.

Corran
31-May-2019, 06:03
Too old, made during or before WW ll.

I thought that was possible. I only saw serial #'s in the 30000 range, including one of Randy's camera from a few years ago.


Bryan please post a pic.

I really like my prewar Linhof.

Will do when I get it. Your post from 2016 helped me identify what I think the camera is. You'll be especially interested in the back. Looks either aftermarket but well made or an upgrade at the factory. Standard holders, I am told, fit fine. I'm trading a lens I don't use for it so price is extremely attractive.

I have an interesting assortment of wartime Leicas and Contax gear so this is a nice addition, plus I'm interested in shooting 5x7 more, mostly due to the aspect ratio.

Tin Can
31-May-2019, 06:11
Mine also uses standard holders. The back sure looks OE Factory to me.

The bellows are really well made and long.

Also very light in weight compared to any 5X7 I have seen in person.

Be careful with the back extension adjusting knobs. One of mine came broken with a lost ball bearing. It still locks with 3 of the 4 working fine.




I thought that was possible. I only saw serial #'s in the 30000 range, including one of Randy's camera from a few years ago.



Will do when I get it. Your post from 2016 helped me identify what I think the camera is. You'll be especially interested in the back. Looks either aftermarket but well made or an upgrade at the factory. Standard holders, I am told, fit fine. I'm trading a lens I don't use for it so price is extremely attractive.

I have an interesting assortment of wartime Leicas and Contax gear so this is a nice addition, plus I'm interested in shooting 5x7 more, mostly due to the aspect ratio.

Corran
31-May-2019, 06:23
Thanks! Bellows from what I understand need a little work. Liquid electrical tape will probably fix that. My main concern is the lens board - haven't found solid answer about size/compatibility. I am ready to buy an adapter board to standard Tech boards that all my lenses are already on, but I may have to get one custom.

carbo73
17-Jul-2019, 13:32
Hi, I've bought a 13x18 Linhof Technika with serial nr. 3346. Is this a Technika I or Technika II? Because they appear to be quite similar models. The lens is a Schneider Angulon probably made in 1949-1950, but could be a latter adition, because the camera has the DRP letters marked, and I presume this was no longer used after WW2.

Many thanks in advance.

Bob Salomon
17-Jul-2019, 14:44
Hi, I've bought a 13x18 Linhof Technika with serial nr. 3346. Is this a Technika I or Technika II? Because they appear to be quite similar models. The lens is a Schneider Angulon probably made in 1949-1950, but could be a latter adition, because the camera has the DRP letters marked, and I presume this was no longer used after WW2.

Many thanks in advance.

1947 Technika ll

carbo73
18-Jul-2019, 14:43
thanks again, Bob!

Embdude
19-Jul-2019, 22:04
5535 Technika (no rangefinder) thanks in advance Bob

Bob Salomon
20-Jul-2019, 06:49
5535 Technika (no rangefinder) thanks in advance Bob

1948 Technika lll

ChayseYu
31-Jul-2019, 08:10
Hello bob,

i just got my master technika with sn b551098
and i wnat to know the year of production too,
thank you very much!

Chayse

Bob Salomon
31-Jul-2019, 08:13
Hello bob,

i just got my master technika with sn b551098
and i wnat to know the year of production too,
thank you very much!


Chayse

1994 enjoy!

Ray Marrero
3-Aug-2019, 19:16
Hey Bob,

Linhof 13x18 No. 3035. Appears to have an original back to accept modern holders. I'd love to know the manufacture date. I'm curious because I love this stuff! But also, this is the oldest Linhof I have have by far. Should be in commission soon.

Many thanks,

Ray

Bob Salomon
3-Aug-2019, 19:57
Hey Bob,

Linhof 13x18 No. 3035. Appears to have an original back to accept modern holders. I'd love to know the manufacture date. I'm curious because I love this stuff! But also, this is the oldest Linhof I have have by far. Should be in commission soon.

Many thanks,

Ray

Wee bit confusing. 3035 is listed as a Tech III from 1947.
But 3129 is listed as a Tech II from 1946!!

Ray Marrero
4-Aug-2019, 09:12
Wee bit confusing. 3035 is listed as a Tech III from 1947.
But 3129 is listed as a Tech II from 1946!!

That is curious. Would it be helpful to provide additional pics?

Tin Can
4-Aug-2019, 09:15
I want to see more pics.

Were their any forgeries ever made?

Leica were copied a lot.

Bob Salomon
4-Aug-2019, 10:12
I want to see more pics.

Were their any forgeries ever made?

Leica were copied a lot.

No, but MPP was kinda of close.

Those serial numbers came from Linhof several years ago.

Bob Salomon
4-Aug-2019, 10:13
That is curious. Would it be helpful to provide additional pics?

No, the serial number tells what it was.

oscar vera
6-Aug-2019, 14:51
Just acquired a technica sn 80417.

Thanks

Bob Salomon
6-Aug-2019, 16:26
1964 Super Technika V

Ironclaw
17-Aug-2019, 00:44
Hi Bob
Technika 5x7
# 2431137

Bob Salomon
17-Aug-2019, 05:18
Hi Bob
Technika 5x7
# 2431137

Super Technika V 1963

Corran
17-Aug-2019, 14:37
Two Master Technikas:

6491232
6445542

Bob Salomon
17-Aug-2019, 15:34
Two Master Technikas:

6491232
6445542

1989
1984

Corran
17-Aug-2019, 15:46
I figured 1980s. First one is my main Linhof, second is one I picked last week. Figured it was a bit older as it came with a 150mm Symmar-S lens.

Bob Salomon
17-Aug-2019, 15:52
I figured 1980s. First one is my main Linhof, second is one I picked last week. Figured it was a bit older as it came with a 150mm Symmar-S lens.

Enjoy!

vivizen
20-Aug-2019, 16:07
Hi Bob,

How about these Master Technikas?
B581574
B551407

Also, how do you match up these serials to years? Is there some sort of algorithm? (Just so that the community may do this without bothering you!)

Thanks.

Bob Salomon
20-Aug-2019, 16:39
Hi Bob,

How about these Master Technikas?
B581574
B551407

Also, how do you match up these serials to years? Is there some sort of algorithm? (Just so that the community may do this without bothering you!)

Thanks.

After 1994
No, there isnít.

vivizen
21-Aug-2019, 05:24
Thanks for the info. How about this: 6485268?

Bob Salomon
21-Aug-2019, 06:17
After 1994
No, there isnít.

1989

Ray Marrero
3-Sep-2019, 14:48
I want to see more pics.

Were their any forgeries ever made?

Leica were copied a lot.


Clearly not a lll. Must have had some serial number issues back then? So, I'm curious what model it is at least and the approx date?

Only the best,

Ray

Oops, should have used "" for Bob as well. A bit late getting back into the conversation.