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10-14-2018, 05:46 PM   #1
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Silver Pentax K-3 (not fully functional - read description)

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Silver Pentax K-3 (not fully functional - read description)

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Item Location
Indiana (United States)

Item Description
This is a Premium Silver Edition of the of K-3, approximately 19000 shutter activations. During a rainy soccer shoot, water or condensation caused damage to the light metering. I sent in to Precision for a repair estimate which came back at $700 to replace the main flex circuit and CPU, finder LCD, and photo sensor block. I chose not to pay that much to repair it, but I did some work on it myself to no avail. You can read the story here.

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The camera works in manual mode or live view, but photos taken in other modes are overexposed since the meter thinks the scene is dark.

The camera could be used for parts (cosmetically it is in good condition with only minor scratches), sent in for repairs, or used by someone who likes to use live mode or the sunny 16 rule. I decided to let it go since I got a K-1ii, and still have a fully functional K-3 in black.

I am selling the silver D-BG5 grip under a separate listing, but would take $140 for both.

Are you the original owner of the item being sold?
Yes

Are you selling or trading this item?
Selling

Item Condition (Key)
Used
Damaged

Shipping Destinations
Worldwide

Shipping Charge
CONUS included

Shipping Services
FedEx, UPS, USPS

Accepted Payment Types
PayPal

Return Policy & Additional Details
Sold as is, no returns.

Please send me a private message if interested in the item!

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Full offer sent for this camera and it's matching silver grip.
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