How to Replace a Pentax Rewind Shaft?

Answer Replacing a Pentax rewind shaft is necessary to keep the camera mechanism operating properly. The rewind shaft can wear out over time or get bound up by debris, requiring that it be removed in orde... Read More »

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How do i remove film manually from a pentax slr 35 mm, without ruining the film which did not rewind?

There is always a override rewind button on automatic cameras. Check again, because you have apparently missed it. It is often a recessed button that is placed where you cannot accidentally press... Read More »

Will using a Pentax AF240z flash gun on a digital Pentax 1st dl camara cause damage?

Answerit should be fine, the pentax240z flash trigger voltage has been measured at 4.8v I couldn't find the limit for the hotshoe voltage, but it is most likely very high. (Canons tend to be low ... Read More »

Pentax Can in interchangeable lenz for K1000 be used to the new Digital Pentax?

Yes, perfectly without problems. Metering will work so there is no guesswork needed while in manual mode. The best part is, even if you have a manual focus lens, it will be supported by Shake Reduc... Read More »

Will a pentax K mount lens work with a Pentax K5D?

Yes, they will work perfectly in Manual and Aperture-priority modes without the need of an adapter. Make sure you set the focus switch on the body to manual so as not to destroy the AF motor. All t... Read More »