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04-01-2010, 11:02 AM   #1
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[SOLD] *ist DS body w/Katz-Eye screen (CONUS)

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*ist DS body w/Katz-Eye screen

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Brooklyn, New York

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Pentax *ist DS body with recently installed Katz-Eye Plus Split-Image screen. Excellent cosmetic & operational condition EXCEPT for the shutter/aperture wheel, which gives random, intermittent readings. Consequently, while the camera operates as it should on all automatic settings (Auto Picture, Programmed, all scene modes, AE-Lock), it can't really be used on any mode that requires the use of the wheel (AV, TV, Manual). Great deal for someone who only uses automatic settings. The Katz-Eye screen (which can, of course, be removed..... also included is the original stock screen which was removed to be replaced by the Katz-Eye) alone costs more than the asking price..... $90 + $10 shipping.

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Excellent cosmetic & operational condition EXCEPT for the shutter/aperture wheel, which gives random, intermittent readings.
It is probably something that can be easily fixed with some contact cleaner (like this: TV-Tuner/Control Cleaner & Lubricant - RadioShack.com)
sprayed liberally into the wheel and the wheel given several turns in both directions. Did it for me.
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