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04-06-2012, 03:02 PM   #1
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HELP! My Pentax Bellows II mounting plate is stuck on my camera.

I bought a Pentax Bellows II and it had an M42 to K mount on the back, but now it wont come off. I have to detach the mount from the bellows and of course that messed the bellows up. But I am more concerned about this stuck on plate.

What do I do?

04-06-2012, 05:53 PM   #2
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That sucks - but it has been faced before, IIRC. There is a thread here which solved it for someone. I have come close to doing the same thing and found that using a short macro tube between the bellows and the camera minimises the danger to the mount - bit late to point that out though .

Quick search found this thread: https://www.pentaxforums.com/forums/pentax-beginners-corner-q/165863-m42-bell...elp-panic.html
04-07-2012, 06:47 AM   #3
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