lense + adaptor = Praktica lenses for nikon?

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lense + adaptor = Praktica lenses for nikon?
Apr 27, 2009

Praktica lenses for nikon?

I have posted previously trying to find out about the compatibility of these lenses, and i think i remember them possibly being compatible with pentax...
but

iv also heard there is an adaptor out there making them work with Nikons, only you looses the ability to focus to sideways 8

These are being sold on ebay by a German friend of mine and im interested in the 3 fixed lengths

carenar f=50mm 1:2.8
ALFO Tele auto f=135mm 1:2.8
ALFO Weitwinkel auto f=35mm 1:2,8
carenar Auto Zoom f=85-210mm 1:4,5

Ok first off has anyone here tried something like this?
What exactly are the limits of the focus range?
Fully manual yes?

I would perhaps try them on the camera his selling with them but its film.. doesn’t bother me but finding someone to process the film with out f* ing it up is a pain over here! (thus what broke my sister into digital)

im not sure they are currently very cheep.. what do you think about all this?

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&item=110379079509

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