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Pentax Spotmatic Meter Help
Old 09-23-2006   #1
Phoenix Phil
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Pentax Spotmatic Meter Help

Hi,

I just purchased a Pentax Spotmatic today and the meter is behaving incorrectly. I made the mistake of putting in a new battery backwards (plus side pointing outward). The needle moves up and down and seems to meter correctly but just in the opposite direction.

After realizing that something was wrong, I flipped the battery (plus side pointing inward). Now the meter doesn't respond at all. What have I done? bang:

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