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11-14-2009, 10:01 AM   #1
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How to remove 2x teleconverter on K-1000

Hi. Brand new to the forum... hoping I can get some help.

I cannot figure out how to remove the 2x teleconverter (Asanuma Auto Tele Converter 2X for Pentax K) from my standard 50mm lens.

Is there a release somewhere that I am not seeing?

Thanks!

11-14-2009, 01:15 PM   #2
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Yes. There should be a knob or lever on the side of the teleconverter that you push. It should be roughly like pushing the lens release on the body.
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Thanks. I only see a thumb screw on the side of the converter. Tried unscrewing it, pressing it.... nothing gives.
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Thats it.

Push the thumb screw in the direction of the camera end of the TC while turning the lens.

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Aha!! Got it. Thanks.

It's been too many years since I have touched the camera.
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