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07-10-2019, 06:17 PM   #1
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Pentax P30 Not Firing

H All,

I have just been given a Pentax P 30 with new batteries fitted.

I put a film in it to check it and it continuously winds on without the shutter firing and the mirror does not lock up. The light meter responds to the changes in light and the settings on the aperture ring. Because it was a non DX coded film I just set the ISO as close to 100 as I could get, ie., 125.

Does anyone have any suggestions?

Regards,
Gordon.

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