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05-21-2013, 09:39 PM   #1
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HI TO EVERYONE, Pentax MF-1

Hi to everyone, I just joined the forum for one simple but complex reason. I found a Pentax camera between my father's belongings.
It's the rare Pentax MF-1, designed for scientific purpose.
This is the most complete source of information I could find : Yahoo! Groups

I basically want to know if I can use a normal lens on it ( i really don't know much about cameras) , like the Pentax ME's lens, someone can help me with this?

Here's a (not good) picture of it. (the big one is a Zenit lens)

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05-22-2013, 07:05 AM   #2
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Welcome to the forum

Hopefully someone with more experience can find some info
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Bonjour from France and welcome to PF ... wish that I knew something helpful ... J
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Welcome to the forum, a quick search revealed the following. The Pentax MF-1 is a scientific camera made by Pentax and based on the body of the Pentax ME. It has a special finder with a round image field. The image is aerial, there is no ground glass. It has a spot meter, the manual speed is 1/4 instead of 1/100, and it has FP and X sync.

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