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03-08-2020, 06:57 PM   #1
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Pentax K1000 35mm

I came across a Pentax k1000 in the late 80's. I learned most of my beginning photography skills from this particular camera
and my daughter just became interested in photography this last year or so. I finally showed her my old Pentax last year, and
she just used it as subject for photo project in a class she is taking.
Which for different reason brought up the question how old is it? I saw that the serial # which started off with 80XXXX is 1987
or so. My camera's # starts off with 78xxxxx. Does anyone have a clue how to find the approximate year it was manufactured?
Thanks mphealey

03-09-2020, 05:17 AM   #2
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Welcome to the forum. I am unaware of such a resource. Perhaps some one will find one for you.
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Welcome to the forum from the Highlands of Scotland, sorry Iím unable to assist with your question... I just know Iím older than my camera kit.
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