Help with my M42 adapter and vintage lenses :(

Started Jan 5, 2013 | Discussions thread
OP Caledonia84 Regular Member • Posts: 309
Re: Help with my M42 adapter and vintage lenses :(

Wally626 wrote:

If you have a caliper you can measure the thread on the lens and verify it is a M42 or T-mount thread. Partial threading is usually due to having the right diameter but wrong thread pitch. Or the threads are messed up.

I have no such manly measuring tools and fear a tape measure will not be accurate enough  I'll fashion something to see if I can compare the threads, Many thanks.

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