Re: [OM] OM --> Hassy adapter?

Subject: Re: [OM] OM --> Hassy adapter?
From: Michael Darling <cosmo@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 29 Nov 2001 14:46:50 -0500
I'm guessing one could take advantage of the leaf shutter as long as the OM
shutter was locked open on the B setting right?

I can get access to some 'Blad lenses fairly easily, but I'm only familiar
with the operation of Kowa MF lenses as that is the system I use.


on 11/29/01 2:06 PM, Skip Williams at skipwilliamsom@xxxxxxxxxxx wrote:

> I appears that the Leaf-shuttered lenses designed for the 500C/CM lines
> would indeed work.  I'm betting they're used in stop-down mode.  Is there a
> stop-down lever on the adapter?  Perhaps someone else knows.
> List price DM279 + DM119 = DM398 = US$180
> Note: look at the text button on the left side on the page where you specfiy
> the camera and lens to be connected.  It says "Lenses for Strange Cameras"!
> :-)  I guess that is supposed to me "different" or non-original camera/lens
> combos.  Ah, isn't translation wonderful?
> Skip

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