Brands that disappeared in the 70s:

WIRGIN EDIXA, ZEISS IKON AG, KOWA, MIRANDA, TOPCON, ALPA, NIKKORMAT/NIKOMAT.

West-Germany: WIRGIN EDIXA:1954-1971:

For more on Wirgin Edixa, see http://www.pentax-slr.com/181841700

West-Germany: ZEISS IKON AG: 1953-1972:

For more on Zeiss Ikon AG, go to http://www.pentax-slr.com/181841701

Japan: KOWA: 1960-1973:

For a closer look at Kowa, go to http://www.pentax-slr.com/181841702

Japan: MIRANDA: 1955-1976:

For a detailed presentation of Miranda history, please go to:

Japan: PETRI: 1959-1977:

For more on Petri, go to: http://www.pentax-slr.com/181841703

Note: Petri company went down in 1977, but workers union took over and upheld production till 1980, at least.
So, Petri is moved to the next decade: Lost Brands: 80's

Japan: TOPCON: 1958-1978:

Switzerland: ALPA: 1949-1978:

For more on Alpa, see http://www.pentax-slr.com/181841705

Japan: NIKKORMAT/NIKOMAT: 1965-1978:

More Nikomat/Nikkormat onhttp://www.pentax-slr.com/71760553

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10.08 | 18:42

Hi Richard,
21.454 K models were produced between '58 and '59. But Pentax used the letter K for many other models, too. K-series in '75 and digital since 2006.

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09.08 | 07:35

How many Pentar K cameras were made please?

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28.07 | 11:46

I have a -50 and an -M along with an SF-X sadly all are scrap thanks to the poor quality motor BUT I do have a -5S which I have nothing but praise for

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11.07 | 02:00

Hi Henrik,
Interesting. But where is the source for this? I have read several articles on the K-mount history, but never saw that proved.

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