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01-16-2008, 04:41 AM   #1
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Lens compatability

hi, i,ve just bought a dslr!! bought a ist dl2 2nd hand. my research lead me to believe that my old lenses from my pentax p30 would fit, however some although k fitting won't come close to fitting... not a chance! why is this and is there a list of lenses that won't fit?:hmm

01-16-2008, 10:36 AM   #2
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All Pentax lenses should fit your DL2, so have a look at this chart for more details: The Pentax Camera Lens Compatibility Chart. With older lenses, you may have to manually set the aperture and meter the light.

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01-16-2008, 10:54 AM   #3
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check and see if there is a flange on the lens mount that protects the apature activating lever.

Several independant lens manufacturers use a shield that is too big and interferes with points internal to the pentax DSLR bodies.

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