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07-14-2007, 06:58 AM   #1
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M42 lenses and FA1.7x?

Does the FA1.7X TC give AF abilities to M42 lenses when used with an M42 to PK adaptor on a K10 or K100?

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Yes, but you need to put a little piece of aluminum (aluminium for you Aussies) foil in between the lens and the teleconverter.

You can alternately paint the bottom of the lens with conducting paint, but the foil method is cleaner.

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