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This M42 Adapter ring will allow your Yashica Contax C/Y cameras to use any M42/Pentax screw lenses.

This adapter allows M42 Screw type lenses to be used.

These include Fujica ST901 (1975) Olympus FTL (1970) Pentacon, Pentax Electro Spotmatic (Japan only), ES, Spotmatic F and ESII (1971, 1971, 1973, 1973) Praktica EE 2 and EE 3 (1977, 1979, EE = Electric Eye) Yashica Electro AX (1972) Ricoh TLS-EE (1973) and corrent Zenit SLRs

The aperture required will need to be set manually on the M42 lens and auto-exposure will then function. If the M42 lens does not have an aperture ring, maximum aperture will be utilised. TTL flash metering is preserved with this adapter.

To Mount: Mount the M42 Lens onto the adapter, then mount them onto the Yashica/Contax camera. Set the aperture on the lens, switch the camera on, choose any program from the Mode dial except shutter speed priority, focus the lens manually, and shoot.

To Remove: Remove both lens and the adapter together from the camera in the same way you would remove a lens. Then remove the adapter from the lens by depressing the lock on the mount, rotating the mount on the lens and removing.

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