Pentax K1000 Chrome / Brown Leatherette
Pentax K1000 SE in excellent condition. Only 1 in 10 of K1000's produced are "Special Edition". This version of the camera is equipped with a focusing screen that incorporates a split image rangefinder with a microprism collar, making it more convenient to use.
The body of this unit is clean and free from dents or scuffs. There some brassing on the black painted areas, close to the strap lugs and on the film door frame. The camera was fully cleaned and lubricated inside and out and works great. Shutter fires accurately at all settings, film transport and meter work perfectly. Viewfinder and focusing screen are pristine. The internal foam around the prism was replaced, new light seals and mirror bumper installed ($25 value).
This body comes with SMC Pentax-M 50mm f/2.0 normal prime lens in EXC+ condition. This particular lens is made in Japan. Optics of the lens are perfect, no visible scratches or fungus. Focusing works well, aperture action is snappy and blades are oil-free. Barrel shows shows practically no signs of wear. The lens comes with a large collection of filters: genuine Asahi Pentax Skylight filter; red filter and a full set of Quantaray close-up lenses (+1, +2 and +4) . Genuine Pentax front lens cap, original K1000 factory manual (fair shape) and a brand new Pentax camera strap are included, as well as a fresh battery for the camera.