Vivitar for Nikon Series 1 f3.5 70-210mm Telephoto

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The Vivitar 70-210mm Series 1 is the classic of classics of third-party lenses. Like many Vivitar lenses, it was made for Vivitar by fourth parties, and its design varied over the years. Apocryphal data suggests this version was made by Kino Precision (Kiron) in December, 1978.
The version seen here has always been the classic of these 70-210mm Series 1 to me, since its what my smart friends had back when I was a photo editor at a New York newspaper back in 1980-1984. (I was still trying to shoot sports with my fixed Nikkors.)
It offers very high performance, and today sells used for next to nothing.
These are best used on manual-focus film cameras or FX digital cameras, like the Nikon D3. They work OK on DX digital, but there are much better choices.
The 70-210mm Series 1 was made throughout quite a few years in several versions.

This lens has no obvious scratches, fungus, or separation and appears to be in very good condition.

This listing is for the lens only.

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