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07-14-2010, 10:12 PM   #196
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Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: California
Posts: 4
Model: K1000
Color of faux leather: Black

Serial number: 6584174
Location of serial number: Bottom plate stamped

Asahi Optical logo on prism housing: Yes
Asahi name above Pentax name on prism housing: Yes
Asahi Opt. Co. engraved on back side of top cover: Yes
"Bump" on top plate near revind crank: No

Top plate: Metal
Bottom plate: Metal
Battery cover: Threads

Body assembled in: Hong Kong
Location of manufacturing/assembling information: Bottom plate sticker

Focusing screen: Microprism

Weight (without batteries and body cap) (if you know):
Year of original purchase (if you know):

07-23-2010, 03:05 PM   #197
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Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Phoenix Arizona
Posts: 8
Model: K1000
Color of faux leather: Black

Serial number: 6700256
Location of serial number: Bottom plate stamped

Asahi Optical logo on prism housing: Yes
Asahi name above Pentax name on prism housing: Yes
Asahi Opt. Co. engraved on back side of top cover: Yes
"Bump" on top plate near rewind crank: No

Top plate: Metal
Bottom plate: Metal
Battery cover: Threads

Manufactured/assembled in: No information
Location of manufacturing/assembling information: None

Focusing screen: Microprism

Weight (without batteries and body cap) (if you know): ?
Year of original purchase (if you know): 1980
07-31-2010, 07:45 PM   #198
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Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Wellington NZ
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 51
Model: K1000
Color of faux leather: Black

Serial number: 7981453
Location of serial number: Bottom plate stamped

Asahi Optical logo on prism housing: Yes
Asahi name above Pentax name on prism housing: Yes
Asahi Opt. Co. engraved on back side of top cover: Yes
"Bump" on top plate near rewind crank: No

Top plate: Metal
Bottom plate: Metal
Battery cover: Threads

Manufactured/assembled in: Hong Kong
Location of manufacturing/assembling information: None

Focusing screen: Splitscreen

Weight (without batteries and body cap) (if you know): no
Year of original purchase: 1987
08-04-2010, 08:20 AM   #199
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Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Vilnius
Posts: 1
Model: K1000
Color of faux leather: Black

Serial number:7861826
Location of serial number:Bottom plate stamped
Asahi Optical logo on prism housing: Yes
Asahi name above Pentax name on prism housing: Yes
Asahi Opt. Co. engraved on back side of top cover: Yes
"Bump" on top plate near revind crank: No

Top plate: Metal
Bottom plate: Metal
Battery cover: Threads

Manufactured/assembled in: No information
Location of manufacturing/assembling information: None

Focusing screen: Microprism

Weight (without batteries and body cap) (if you know): unknown
Year of original purchase (if you know): unknown

08-05-2010, 02:36 AM   #200
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Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Bucuresti
Posts: 1
Model: K1000
Color of faux leather: Black

Serial number: 6146502
Location of serial number: Bottom plate stamped

Asahi Optical logo on prism housing: Yes
Asahi name above Pentax name on prism housing: Yes
Asahi Opt. Co. engraved on back side of top cover: Yes
"Bump" on top plate near revind crank: No

Top plate: Metal
Bottom plate: Metal
Battery cover: Threads

Manufactured/assembled in: Japan
Location of manufacturing/assembling information: Bottom plate sticker

Focusing screen: Microprism

Weight (without batteries and body cap) (if you know): -
Year of original purchase (if you know): -
08-07-2010, 07:31 PM   #201
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Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Queens NYC
Posts: 4,425
Model: K1000
Color of faux leather: Black

Serial number: 7903208
Location of serial number: Bottom plate stamped

Asahi Optical logo on prism housing: Yes
Asahi name above Pentax name on prism housing: Yes
Asahi Opt. Co. engraved on back side of top cover: Yes
"Bump" on top plate near rewind crank: No

Top plate: Metal
Bottom plate: Metal
Battery cover: Threads

Manufactured/assembled in: not marked
Location of manufacturing/assembling information: N/A

Focusing screen: Microprism

Weight (without batteries and body cap) (if you know): - unknown
Year of original purchase (if you know): - unknown
08-18-2010, 09:47 AM   #202
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Join Date: Jun 2010
Photos: Albums
Posts: 237
Model: K1000 SE
Color of faux leather: Black
Serial number: 6020354
Location of serial number: Bottom plate sticker
Asahi Optical logo on prism housing: No :-(
Asahi name above Pentax name on prism housing: No :-(
Asahi Opt. Co. engraved on back side of top cover: No :-(
"Bump" on top plate near revind crank: No
Top plate: Plastic :-(
Bottom plate: Plastic :-(
Battery cover: Bayonet
Manufactured/assembled in: China
Location of manufacturing/assembling information: Bottom plate sticker
Focusing screen: Split screen with microprism collar
Weight (without batteries and body cap) (if you know): no idea
Year of original purchase (if you know): roughly 1992
08-25-2010, 06:16 PM   #203
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Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Arizona
Photos: Albums
Posts: 663
Model: K1000
Color of faux leather: Black

Serial number: 7517443
Location of serial number: Bottom plate stamped

Asahi Optical logo on prism housing: Yes
Asahi name above Pentax name on prism housing: Yes
Asahi Opt. Co. engraved on back side of top cover: Yes
"Bump" on top plate near revind crank: No

Top plate: Metal
Bottom plate: Metal
Battery cover: Threads

Body assembled in: Hong Kong
Location of manufacturing/assembling information: Bottom plate sticker

Focusing screen: Microprism

Weight (without batteries and body cap) (if you know):
Year of original purchase (if you know):

08-25-2010, 06:21 PM   #204
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Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Arizona
Photos: Albums
Posts: 663
Model: K1000
Color of faux leather: Black

Serial number: 7178574
Location of serial number: Bottom plate stamped

Asahi Optical logo on prism housing: Yes
Asahi name above Pentax name on prism housing: Yes
Asahi Opt. Co. engraved on back side of top cover: Yes
"Bump" on top plate near revind crank: No

Top plate: Metal
Bottom plate: Metal
Battery cover: Threads

Body assembled in: Unknown
Location of manufacturing/assembling information:

Focusing screen: Microprism w/collar

Weight (without batteries and body cap) (if you know):
Year of original purchase (if you know):
08-25-2010, 06:41 PM   #205
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Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Maryland / Washington DC
Posts: 3,917
Model: K1000
Color of faux leather: Black

Serial number: 7824059
Location of serial number: Bottom plate stamped

Asahi Optical logo on prism housing: Yes
Asahi name above Pentax name on prism housing: Yes
Asahi Opt. Co. engraved on back side of top cover: Yes
"Bump" on top plate near rewind crank: No

Top plate: Metal
Bottom plate: Metal
Battery cover: Threads

Manufactured/assembled in: Unknown (no sticker)
Location of manufacturing/assembling information: None

Focusing screen: Microprism

Weight (without batteries and body cap) (if you know): 602 grams
Year of original purchase: Unknown
08-25-2010, 07:52 PM   #206
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Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Atlanta, GA
Posts: 15
Model: K1000
Color of faux leather: Black

Serial number: 6182492
Location of serial number: Bottom plate stamped

Asahi Optical logo on prism housing: Yes
Asahi name above Pentax name on prism housing: Yes
Asahi Opt. Co. engraved on back side of top cover: Yes

Top plate: Metal
Bottom plate: Metal
Battery cover: Threads

Manufactured/assembled in: N/A
Location of manufacturing/assembling information: Sticker gone
Focusing screen: Microprism

Weight (without batteries and body cap) (if you know): N/A
Year of original purchase (if you know): should be the late 1970s
09-01-2010, 12:49 PM   #207
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Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Chicago
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 121
Model: K1000
Color of faux leather: Black

Serial number: 6149351
Location of serial number: Bottom plate stamped

Asahi Optical logo on prism housing: Yes
Asahi name above Pentax name on prism housing: Yes
Asahi Opt. Co. engraved on back side of top cover: Yes
"Bump" on top plate near rewind crank: No

Top plate: Metal
Bottom plate: Metal
Battery cover: Threads

Manufactured/assembled in: No information
Location of manufacturing/assembling information: None

Focusing screen: Microprism

Weight (without batteries and body cap) (if you know):
Year of original purchase (if you know):

Last edited by extravagrant; 09-01-2010 at 12:56 PM.
09-01-2010, 02:29 PM   #208
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Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Maryland / Washington DC
Posts: 3,917
Model: K1000 SE
Color of faux leather: Black

Serial number: 8028961
Location of serial number: Bottom plate stamped

Asahi Optical logo on prism housing: Yes
Asahi name above Pentax name on prism housing: Yes
Asahi Opt. Co. engraved on back side of top cover: Yes
"Bump" on top plate near rewind crank: No

Top plate: Metal
Bottom plate: Metal
Battery cover: Threads

Manufactured/assembled in: Unknown (no sticker)
Location of manufacturing/assembling information: None

Focusing screen: Split screen with microprism collar

Weight (without batteries and body cap) (if you know): 602 grams
Year of original purchase: Unknown
09-20-2010, 09:26 AM   #209
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Here's two of three K1000s, I'll get the third's info. to you soon.

Model: K1000 SE
Color of faux leather: Brown

Serial number: 6547527
Location of serial number: Bottom plate stamped

Asahi Optical logo on prism housing: Yes
Asahi name above Pentax name on prism housing: Yes
Asahi Opt. Co. engraved on back side of top cover: Yes
"Bump" on top plate near rewind crank: No

Top plate: Metal
Bottom plate: Metal
Battery cover: Threads

Manufactured/assembled in: Hong Kong
Location of manufacturing/assembling information: Bottom plate sticker

Focusing screen: Split prism with microprism collar plus larger microprism ring around collar (different from K1000 SE below)

Weight (without batteries and body cap) (if you know): Unknown
Year of original purchase (if you know): Unknown
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Model: K1000 SE
Color of faux leather: Black

Serial number: 8144454
Location of serial number: Bottom plate stamped

Asahi Optical logo on prism housing: Yes
Asahi name above Pentax name on prism housing: Yes
Asahi Opt. Co. engraved on back side of top cover: Yes
"Bump" on top plate near rewind crank: No

Top plate: Metal
Bottom plate: Metal
Battery cover: Threads

Manufactured/assembled in: No info.
Location of manufacturing/assembling information: None

Focusing screen: Split prism with microprism collar

Weight (without batteries and body cap) (if you know): Unknown
Year of original purchase (if you know): Unknown
09-26-2010, 02:11 PM   #210
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Brother in Law just gave me his parents old K1000 (plus lenses)

Model: K1000
Color of faux leather: Black

Serial number: 6620419
Location of serial number: Bottom plate stamped

Asahi Optical logo on prism housing: Yes
Asahi name above Pentax name on prism housing: Yes
Asahi Opt. Co. engraved on back side of top cover: Yes
"Bump" on top plate near revind crank: No

Top plate: Metal
Bottom plate: Metal
Battery cover: Threads

Manufactured/assembled in: Hong Kong
Location of manufacturing/assembling information: Bottom plate sticker

Focusing screen: Microprism
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