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12-24-2020, 10:10 AM - 1 Like   #1
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Pentax K-Mount Lenses 1986

The photo brochures from Pentax have always presented their cameras and camera equipment in a matter-of-fact and informative way - matter-of-factly and straightforwardly. This Pentax brochure from 1986 lives up to this tradition. Below a link to Pentax's 1986 range of the K-Mount lenses.

http://allphotolenses.com/public/files/pdfs/878d83fbbe2b30a9c6476376776ff4ff.pdf


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Thanks for posting. I bought my first Pentax (Super Program) in 1985. This will remind me once again why I first chose Pentax and have never looked elsewhere.
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Chuckle! I have three of these, bought used, and get great results from 'em!
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only have one of those.

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Thanks for showing, I have an earlier version that has just K and M lenses and lots of accessories, and is undated.
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These are available on pentax-manuals.com along with several others:
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Pentax glass seems to have left an iconic character.

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I'd like to bring up the project to collect pentax catalogs:
Place to post scans of camera and lens manuals - PentaxForums.com
Pentax brochures - PentaxForums.com

It would really help to collect postings (and threads) there, so that forum members are able to find it (easier).
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QuoteOriginally posted by Time Traveller Quote
Pentax K-Mount Lenses 1986
My Harems all there... well the newer stuff.
12-26-2020, 12:03 AM   #10
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Thanks for posting this. It seems the lens lineup was more complete in those days than currently, at least when it comes to prime lenses. But ah, no Limited, and zooms were not as advanced as today's.
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I still have the K Series booklet that I got with my first Pentax (KX) back in late 1975. Lots of great info in these booklets.

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