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I have a Minolta x 700 from the 80's and need to switch its lens. i am trying to transfer the same kind of locking system from the lens- it is a conon ae-1 lens. for slr. it looks as though i could unscrew the the casing and fit it exactly. ideas?

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It may be easier to find a convertor on ebay. It's not always successful as you have to take into account the distance of the real element form the film plane etc.

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