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07-24-2009, 12:54 PM   #1
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Pentax "A" setting

I posted this in another thread, but thought I might get some help in this one too.

Is Pentax the only camera manufacturer that has an "A" setting on the aperture ring?

I found a lens that the owner claims is a Minolta mount but it has an "A" setting. I haven't seen that actual mount yet so can't confirm or deny the claim.


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See my comment on the other thread...

07-24-2009, 01:46 PM   #3
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Thanks, turns out it was a Pentax mount and the seller, who claims to have "only used the lens a handful of times" Has some magical minolta/K mount converter. Based on the images I asked them to upload of the mount it is clearly a K mount.

So if anyone has any spare cash lying around and is looking for a Vivatar 70-210mm 2.8-4 Version 3 and will accept an "as is purchase with no returns" you are braver than I.

Vivitar Series 1: 70-210mm f/2.8-4 Lens

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