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Pentax Spotmatic Serial Numbers - Specifications
35mm film body with simple battery powered through the lens metering system

Total Serials: 456
Spotmatic
Serial / Avoid Owner Description Location / Price  
3046783HiddenThis is a Pentax SL -- a meterless Spotmatic. Tripod scuffs on bttom, oxidation spot front upper chrome where it bends into lens mount podium.ebay
December, 2010
2998798HiddenHoneywell Spot. Fused battery cover.gift
March, 2013
2995772HiddenMinor cosmeticHanoi
USD 100.00
February, 2018
2995159HiddenPlain Spotmatic. Honeywell Pentax on pentaprism front with hotshoe attachment labelled Asahi Pentax. Meter agrees with my other film bodies when modern 1.5V SR41W battery installed. Supplied at my request with dead Wein cell for battery size matching; cell fitted with rubber O-ring gasket on arrival.Forum marketplace
September, 2015
2967168HiddenPurchased used with Tele-Astranar 400mm lens (#92622) and a Pentax Super-Takumar 50mm lens (#1964855). have since added a Vivitar 135 mm Telephoto(#28210083), a Tele-Takumar 200mm (#1991858) and a Tele-takumar 300mm (#1887825). All stored in a Halliburton type metal locking caseWestxhester CA
January, 1995
2966174HiddenFilm Advancement Lever is a bit stiff at timesEbay (Chicago, Illinois)
USD 37.55
June, 2013
2964493HiddenSome scratches and scuffs on the chrome, otherwise in good working condition.eBay
USD 10.00
January, 2021
2962179Hiddenin excellent condition. meter and stop down switch work. has mamiya secor cold shoe, original strap and excellent ever ready case. camera and case are Honeywell Pentax and has original f 1:1.8 55mm lense in excellent condition with metal honeywell front cap and plastic rear cap. have original owner's manual with itUSA
February, 2011
2950970HiddenAsahi, Spotmatic SP, chrome in beautiful cosmetic condition. Overhauled by Eric H. in December 2008. Came with 50mm f/1.4 Super-Takumar. Was my regular companion until the SP-II came along.eBay
July, 2008
2945226HiddenNearly perfect example aside from a few marks on the bottom cover. Light seals have clearly been replaced at some point. Acquired with good condition 35mm f/3.5 Super-Takumar attached and very good condition ever-ready case. Shutter speeds are spot-on. Meter works and is accurate.Denver, CO
USD 20.00
August, 2016
2943672HiddenGood itemBrussels
September, 1971
2924061HiddenOriginal Spotmatic model in chrome body. When purchased, had some brassing to bottom plate and meter needed calibration. Sent to Eric and all is well.California
March, 2011
2917874Hiddenthis is the SP model. Has cold shoe. excellent condition. works nice, meter and switch work. Has original strap that is worn.USA
February, 2011
2917808HiddenAsahi Pentax SP Normal scratches from years of use, meter does not work. Shutter speeds are good, Gave it to my niece.Roberts Camera via ebay
USD 36.00
January, 2016
2905717HiddenHoneywell version
Part of Kit of 2 Spotmatics and 6 lenses
Montana
USD 25.00
June, 2020
2904798HiddenHoneywell SpotmaticLansing, Michigan (private sale)
June, 1972
2904717HiddenSlow start, with rusty hinges, difficult cocking, and a mirror that stuck in upper position. But it progresses, and the first film looked good. I think it will turn out as a good purchase.eBay - Israel
GBP 16.85
January, 2014
2903690HiddenBlack body, seems to be in good condition, considering age.KEH Camera
USD 37.03
December, 2020
2898765HiddenPicked this up with some lenses. Cosmetically in excellent condition, but mirror is stuck open. Original owner advised he has not used it for 20+ years and it was working fine before it put it in storage.Talladega, Alabama
May, 2011
2893437HiddenThis one looks like it has been through the wars, but it still works, and as it is not for sale I don't careSouth Africa
July, 2011
2885186HiddenHoneywell Spotmatic
Black Body
works great
ebay
June, 2020
2884937HiddenA gift from my godmother.

Black Honeywell/Asahi Pentax Spotmatic'
Super-Takumar 1:1.4/50 with serial 3721624

Damaged battery compartment cover (unable to open it).
Tijuana, Mexico
February, 2015
2882749HiddenLa camara no esta en venta, solo publico por compartirPerú
February, 2014
2865194HiddenLight scratches and a couple of dents. Battery cover beat up but still closes. Very clean inside. Mechanically still functions well (winder, shutter, shutter speed, self timer). Will update after testing meter and shooting.craigslist
December, 2016
2863483HiddenStill working well, except lightmeter that has expired. one year on Mrion island ( sub-antactic, one year on antarctic base, four years on small ocean going yacht. Has a nice patinaSouth Africa
November, 1980
2860495HiddenDamage to battery compartment cover - unable to open it.UK
January, 2011
2859994HiddenBlack SP with heavy corrosion and abrasions. Mirror locks in up position. Meter untested. Came bundled with a nice SMC Takurmar 24/3.5 along with case, caps & hood.France - Le Bon Coin site
December, 2016
2859713Hidden155/558
Asahi Pentax Spotmatic SP
Late Series
Black Colour
W/- Auto-Takumar 35mm f3.5 Model II S/N 246726
W/- Black Leather Case
Brisbane
February, 2013
28555664Hidden160
Asahi Pentax Spotmatic F
Chrome Body
Late Series
W/- Super Takumar 50mm f1.4 S/N 3720086
W/- Black Leather Case
W/- Hotshoe (Model II)
Dayboro, Qld.
July, 2015
2841796HiddenA birthday gift from my wife in year 1972
First owner since ever
A few wear of the black edge near the neck strap hinge due to usage. Chrome parts still shine. Almost no scratches.
In overall camera is still in excellent condition in very clean and working condition
Light meter works perfect
Mechanical works perfectly
Mirror bright , Prism bright and clean
Original black leather cover , still excellent
With Takumar SMC 50mm/f1.4 , Takumar Super 135mm/f3.5 , Takumar Super 28mm/f3.5 , Takumar Super 200mm/f4 , Pentax Angle viewer
Still use it occasionally as second camera to Canon EOS 7D

See: http://www.flickr.com/photos/pauls_pic_collection/sets/72157632545563064/
Jakarta Indonesia
USD 256.00
September, 1972
2833334HiddenHoneywell Spotmatic bought through B&H. The SW switch is a little sticky , otherwise in great condition. Came with Super-Takumar 1:1.4 / 50mm lensUS
July, 2014
2831719HiddenGift from friend - some corrosion on battery cover - otherwise vg condition - still metres, fires etcBamaga Australia
January, 2011
2831652HiddenChrome SP model. bought used.Australia
October, 2008
2830508HiddenChrome SP in average cosmetic condition and needs a battery to test further. Mechanically seems quite sound. Purchased for the ST 50/1.4 attached.Poitiers, France
August, 2015
2827384HiddenServiced by Eric in March 2019.Maryland
November, 2018
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