Glad I could help. I'm familiar with the process because I use a couple of old Nikkors on my D700. My favorite is a 55mm f/3.5 Micro-Nikkor that dates from around 1963 (and that I've owned since 1973). I had it converted to AI, and it's among my sharpest lenses.
John "One should photograph objects not only for what they are but for what else they are." -- Minor White