Table of Lenses Fitted to Shutters

This is a minimum info record of various lenses and the shutters they are suitable for. Suitability of a lens for a shutter does not mean;direct fit; It means that it is possible/practical to modify the lens to be useable in the indicated shutter or shutters.

WHAT FITS
Barrel Lens for remount “Click” First Choice Second Choice Front Mount? Comments
38mm f-4.5 Zeiss
Biogon (Mil Surplus)
Copal #0 Compur #0 No Shown in Compur #0 (Same lens in Hasselblad SWC)
40mm f-5.6 Zeiss
Biogon (Mil Surplus)
. . . Not suitable for mounting into shutters
75mm f-4.5 Zeiss
Biogon (Mil Surplus)
Copal #1 Ilex #3 No Large Lens weighs six lbs
150mm Hugo-Meyer “Casket” Set Copal #1 Ilex #3 Copal #3 Ilex #4 .
6½: f-8 Dagor Wide Angle Copal #1 Ilex #3 No .
7″ f6.8 Goerz Dagor Copal #1 . Copal #3 Ilex #3 Shown in Copal Press #1
Barrel Lens for remount “Click” First Choice Second Choice Front Mount? Comments
8¼:” f-9 Goerz Artar Copal #1 . Copal #3 Ilex #3 .
8¼:” f-6.8 Goerz Dagor Copal #1 . Copal #3 Ilex #3 Shown in original factory mount
209mm f 8 JML Process Lens Copal #3 . . .
210mm Nikon f-10 Wide Angle Copal #1 Copal #3 Ilex #3 No Difficult/expensive
240mm Schneider G Claron f9 Copal #1 . No Direct fit in most cases
240mm Nikon f-10 Wide Angle Copal #1 . No Difficult/expensive
240mm Schneider G – Claron f9 WA Copal #3 . No This is a Wide Angle lens
Barrel Lens for remount “Click” First Choice Second Choice Front Mount? Comments
9½:” f-9 Goerz Artar Copal #1 . Ilex #3 Shown in early Prontor #1
9½:” f-4.5 Voigtlander Heliar Ilex #5 . No .
9½:” f-6.8 Goerz Dagor Copal #1 . Ilex #4 .
9½:” f-6.3 Wray Wide Angle Copal #3 . Compur #2 .
9½:” f-6.8 Goerz Trigor Copal #1 Copal #3 Ilex #4 Like a Dagor but for graphic arts
260mm f-10 WA Nikkor Copal #3 Expensive – Risk lies in cutting lens out of mounting bracket
270mm f-9 Computar Copal #3S . Copal #3 Direct fit with Copal #3S.
10¾:” f-9 Goerz Artar Copal #1 . Copal #3 Ilex #3 .
Barrel Lens for remount “Click” First Choice Second Choice Front Mount? Comments
300mm f-5.6 Carl Zeiss
S-Tessar
no picture None None Maybe Ilex #5 Projector lens not practical for re-mount
300mm f 9 Rodenstock Apo – Ronar no picture Copal # 1 . . There are multiple casing configurations for this lens. Some can fit a #1, others requires a #3 and some cannot be remounted.
Nikon Apo-Nikkor 305mm Copal # 1 . no .
12″ Goerz Artar
Copal #1 Ilex/Betax/Alphax #3 Ilex/Alphax/Betax #4 .
Metrogon 12″

Stunt Mounted to Luc Shutter . no Aerial camera lens not practical for remount
305 Repro Claron (Schneider) f-9 Copal #1 . No Direct fit in most cases
Barrel Lens for remount “Click” First Choice Second Choice Front Mount? Comments
14″ f-11 Goerz Trigor Copal #3 . Ilex #5 Called “Blue Dot Trigor”
14″ f-9 Schneider
Dagor

no picture
Copal #3 Ilex #4 Maybe Ilex #5 Later Schneider version shown in original old style Copal #3
14″ Goerz Artar f-9

Copal #3 Ilex/Betax/Alphax #4 Ilex/Alphax/Betax #4 .
Bausch & Lomb “10X12” f-9

Ilex #5 . no Melles Griot same as Ilex
360mm f-9 Apo-Nikkor Copal #3 Ilex/Betax/Alphax #4 Ilex #5 Normal Apo Process Lens
Rodenstock Apo Gerogon 360 mm f-11

Copal # 1

Ilex # 3

Ilex # 4

Lower priced Rodenstock Lens
360mm f-9 Nikkor WA Copal #3 Ilex/Betax/Alphax #4 Ilex #5 Wide Angle Process Lens Covers 11 X 14
Barrel Lens for remount “Click” First Choice Second Choice Front Mount? Comments
360mm f4.5 Zeiss Tessar Ilex #5 . . .
16½” f-7.7 Goerz Dagor Copal #3 Ilex #4 No Usually seen in Ilex #5
16½” f-9.5 Goerz Artar Copal #3 Ilex #4 #5 Ilex Sometimes in Original factory #4 Ilex
Schneider Repro Claron 420 mm f-9 Copal # 3 Ilex # 4 Ilex # 5
455mm f-9 APO Nikkor Copal #3 Ilex #5 Ilex #5 Shown threaded to a KB Canham lensboard
480mm f-9 APO Nikkor Copal #3 Ilex #5 Ilex #5 Missing “n” in Nikon – factory defect
Barrel Lens for remount “Click” First Choice Second Choice Front Mount? Comments
19″ f-11 Goerz Artar Copal #3 Ilex #4 Ilex #5 .
500 – 1000mm Plaubel Tele – Peconar . . Copal # 1 Shown front mounted to a Copal # 1
600mm f-9 APO Nikkor Ilex #5 . No Shown in Ilex #5 with Melles Griot iris plate
600mm f-9 Rodenstock Apo – Ronar Ilex #5 . No Lens information stays on the original barrel
610mm f-9 APO Nikkor Ilex #5 . No Shown in Ilex #5 with Melles Griot iris plate
24″ f-11 Goerz Artar Copal #3* Ilex/Betax/Alphax #5 No Needs barrel flange for mounting to lensboard .
Barrel Lens for remount “Click” First Choice Second Choice Front Mount? Comments
750mm f-9 Zeiss Apo Germinar Packard shutter . . Shown with front mounted Packard shutter
750mm f-9 Zeiss Apo Germinar . Ilex # 5 . More difficult and expensive option
760mm f-11 APO Nikkor Ilex #5 . No Shown in Ilex #5 with Melles Griot iris plate
30″ f-12.5 Goerz Artar Ilex #5 Copal #3 ** No Needs barrel flange for mounting to lensboard
42″ f-14 Goerz Artar Ilex #5 ** Alphax/Betax #5 No Needs barrel flange for mounting to lensboard

* Misses full aperture by ~1/3 stop

**Misses full aperture by a full stop or more.
(This means the maximum iris diameter of the shutter is not as large as that of the original lens barrel.)

 

Although many of these lenses are routine installations, there are variations and exceptions. Its best to let me see any particular lens to be absolutely certain of the fit.

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