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Large format question... Copal?
Old 09-03-2006, 11:01 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey y'all,

I just won a bid on a 4x5 camera with a 150mm copal #0 shutter lens included. I've seen the word "copal" thrown around in regards to large format before, but I really have no idea what that is. Just curious, but what does "copal" refer to?
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