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03-31-2013, 07:49 PM   #1
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Where can I get a Pentax F 1.7x AF converter

It seems Pentax F 1.7x AF converter is not available in US (checked on Amazon, B&H, Adorama etc.). However, it is available on ebay from Japan/China vendors for $600. Wondering if it is discontinued in US or an updated product is expected sooner. Thanks.

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It was discontinued a while back, thus is available only in used market.
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One just sold this week, I believe, here in the Marketplace.
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Has this been sold: https://www.pentaxforums.com/forums/photographic-equipment-sale/220060-sale-s...ter-350-a.html

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Bought mine from Amazon Japan (new). Had to use a a forwarding agent (Tenso: did a superb job). Really was hassle free apart from filling in the delivery address on Amazon. Tenso show you how to do this via cut and paste if I remember right.
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Yes, it's available on Amazon, but at $400 (36659 JPY) it's a bit much for a TC IMO.
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