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Link Posted 04/11/2010 - 15:37
Given I can't find a Pentax one - anything known of this?

Algernon

Link Posted 04/11/2010 - 15:45
I don't think they make them any more. IQ was supposed to be OK.
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Algi

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Link Posted 04/11/2010 - 16:37
Algernon wrote:
I don't think they make them any more. IQ was supposed to be OK.

I have seen a couple on the web. But don't suppose they have all the functionality of a Pen?

CoDa

Link Posted 04/11/2010 - 16:43
A forum member had or has one, he may see this topic, and advise.
Colin

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thoughton

Link Posted 04/11/2010 - 16:50
I've had an ebay saved search for one of these for about a year. One hit in all that time, and that was quite recently (after I'd stopped wanting one). IQ is supposed to be remarkably good, similar to a Pentax 1.7x apparently, but without the ability to AF an MF lens.
Tim
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Link Posted 04/11/2010 - 18:41
Thanks Tim - Apart from my Tammy 500 I don't think I have any Manuals left. So it might be worth a punt if I can find it again
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