The Evolution Of The Pentax K Mount

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    For anyone who's fumbled around changing M42 threaded lenses, the advent of the K mount was ground breaking. Over the course of it's 40 year history, Pentax has maintained exceptional backward/forward compatibly. However all the name changes, designations, abbreviations can be a bit confusing. Here's an informative article on the history of the Pentax K mount and it's evolution. The Evolution of the Pentax K-mount - Articles and Tips | PentaxForums.com


     
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    Very good reference -- thanks.
     
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    Good resource, for sure.
     
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    Thanks for the link. Think I'll print that out for my customers.
     
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