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10-31-2007, 08:23 AM   #1
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M42 Lenses on *istDL

I'm trying to use several M42 lenses on my *istDL. I've gotten good results but have trouble focusing to infinity when they're wide open. I'm guessing it's the adapter. It does not "lock in" when inserted and seems to just tighten.

I'm looking for advice or recommendations on where to get an adapter to address the issues I've got.

I'm pleased with some of the results I've gotten with a 50mm f1.4 and have them posted in my gallery.

Thanks,

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10-31-2007, 09:07 AM   #2
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get yourself a genuine Pentax adapter. They are not expensive and will ensure the lens sits properly.
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amen.
if you can find one
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