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M42 adapter question

Discussion in 'Adapted Lenses' started by ryansinibaldi, Apr 24, 2012.

  1. ryansinibaldi

    ryansinibaldi Mu-43 Regular

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    Mar 9, 2012
    I recently purchased a Fotodiox M42 adapter to use some recently acquired Pentax lenses. They work perfectly fine however the aperture ring is on the righthand side instead of the top. Is this normal?

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  2. LVL8hacker

    LVL8hacker Mu-43 Veteran

    322
    Jan 4, 2012
    Pinehurst, North Carolina
    Larry Anderson
    If you undo the three screws a little on the outside of the adapter you will be able to spin the lens strait. Once there just tighten the screws back down.
     
  3. ryansinibaldi

    ryansinibaldi Mu-43 Regular

    161
    Mar 9, 2012
    Awesome!! Thank you so much.
     
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