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02-23-2013, 01:25 PM   #1
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Pentax Kx K30

I am new to Pentax cameras need to know if the kx and k30 k5 k7 lenses are interchangeable ?

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Yes, they are all K-mount ... along with many other digital and analog Pentax cameras.
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The only lenses you need to sometimes futz with are M42's (screwmounts, they need an adapter), some old vintage stuff with oversized aperture lever shields, and lenses marked "KR" as they could have something known as the "Ricoh pin" which is easily removed or otherwise dealt with if you run across one.
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QuoteOriginally posted by marquis1955 Quote
I am new to Pentax cameras need to know if the kx and k30 k5 k7 lenses are interchangeable ?
Yes, all those cameras have the same lens mount. To learn more about Pentax lenses:

Pentax K-Mount Lenses Explained: The differences between various Pentax lens series
Pentax Lenses - Pentax Lens Reviews & Lens Database


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