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03-10-2016, 04:48 PM   #1
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Light seals in Europe

Hello, It's been a long time since I last changed the seals for a film camera, but I have to do it for my 1963 SV. Looking around on ebay, things seem to have changed a bit. I can't seem to find kits specifically cut for particular cameras any longer, just sheets of foam that (I suppose) I have to cut myself.
So how do you guys make do? Is Jon Goodman still around? Are there any other guys in Europe that sell kits for Pentax?

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QuoteOriginally posted by kcobain1992 Quote
Is Jon Goodman still around?
Jon Goodman has an affiliate in the UK who sells his most excellent kits in Europe. PM me for Jon's e-mail address.

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QuoteOriginally posted by stevebrot Quote
Jon Goodman has an affiliate in the UK who sells his most excellent kits in Europe. PM me for Jon's e-mail address.

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I know this thread's a little old and thread starter may have solved his problem by now.

John Goodman sends kits to UK from USA (or he was doing so up until last May). I've used several of his kits and they are inexpensive and excellent. His email address is
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