I’m going to go through my basic stripdown of the bayonet K-3 body in this post. The ideas is to show the steps in the removal of the main ‘baffle’ plate, the inner silver plate that you see when you open up the camera to load film etc. This is required to remove the ‘loop … More Krasnogorsk K-3 Bayonet Project Part 2: Strip Down
Ok, so here’s the deal. I’ve talked before before about the advantages of a ‘bayonet’ mount Krasnogorsk K-3. After having spotted a bayonet mount version on eBay, I thought I’d try my luck with the auction. Camera There’s plenty of talk of dubious ‘Eastern’ sellers, but my UK-based seller turned out to be, how shall we say … More Krasnogorsk Bayonet K-3 Project Part 1: Hell Yeah!