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Ricoh Macro Tubes

BubbaG2000 12 767 1
9 Feb 2009 12:09PM
Hello again!

I happened upon an old Ricoh film camera. What caught my eye were the lovely 50mm lens and accompanying macro tubes. Is there any way I can get them to mount on a Nikon camera (D40x/D90)? Research suggests that Ricoh lenses are a Pentax K mount, but apart from that I found nothing!

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BobEH 14 16 United Kingdom
2 Mar 2009 10:15PM
Ricoh is indeed PK. Macro tubes are very cheap, It would cost you more to buy an adapter Pentax K to Nikon? Why not reverse your 50mm lens on your 50mm prime or zoom and you have 1:1 all for the cost of a coupling ring. See SRB griturn. Actually this will be different on a D40 due to the sensor size but have a go.

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