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Someone recently gave me an old Pentax with new film. After 15 pictures, when I try to **** it, there is no resistance and the film does not advance. ?

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    Obertelli May 11, 2010

    Which exact model? Are you sure it wasn't just a 12 exposure film cartridge? (You can often get a few extra frames).

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It can be 3 things: 1.- Film sprockets are broken. 2.- Film sproket's carriers in the camera is broken. 3.- Film sproket carrier's mechanics ate broken. Unloadeit in complete dark and you can touch if film is broken, that would be the best case scenario.

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