I also appreciate suggestions, and enjoy praise!
I hope that most of your questions will be answered by this website.
Here are the replies that I have given to some of the questions e-mailed to me. I hope that you will find them helpful.
should I change up from 35mm to Medium Format?
Why should I choose a square format system?
How can I check a Pentacon Six before buying it? Video tutorials
How do I load my Pentacon Six? Video tutorial
How do I do avoid uneven spacing and do a spacing test? Video tutorial
What battery do I need
for the metering prism?
How can I get my
Pentacon Six modified to have mirror lock up?
How do I set the
aperture on my Pentacon/Meyer-Optik pre-set lens?
Is there an
adapter to mount Pentacon Six lenses on a Hasselblad
size filters does the 65mm Flektogon take?
Where can I buy a Pentacon Six / an Exakta 66?
How can I make a flash bracket adapter for my Pentacon Six / Exakta 66?
Where can I get an operating manual for my Pentacon Six?
Where can I get a
repair manual for my Pentacon Six and metering prism?
Should I buy a
Pentacon Six or an Exakta 66?
Is it possible
to modify Pentacon Six lenses for use on a Pentax 6×7?
Is it possible
to use Exakta lenses on my Pentacon Six?
Can I use the Pentacon Six in
near-zero and sub-zero temperatures?
There are also a number of myths about the Pentacon Six. See details of some of them here.
If your question is not answered, you are welcome
to contact me. (See e-mail address on welcome page)
Please give your e-mail a meaningful title in English/French/Spanish/German, so that I can see that it is not computer-generated junk mail.
(I may, perhaps, just about understand a title in Italian or Portuguese, but will reply in English, as I do not know these languages.)
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