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12-06-2011, 10:01 AM   #1
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good deal for these limiteds?

I actually was looking to get the DA 40mm limited or the DA 35mm macro limited. I already have the FA 77mm, which I love to death.

However, there is a seller who is packaging the DA 70 and 40 limiteds for $650, both presumably in mint condition. Is that a good price to get both? I probably wouldn't want the hassle to resell the 70, but the redundancy of having both the 70 and 77 is not appealing to me. Would you buy both at this price?

12-06-2011, 10:14 AM   #2
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Would depend on the seller and the condition of the used lenses. Its cheaper than buying them, at a good price, new.
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Good deal imo, DA70 is usually > $400 and DA40 is around $275-300 here.
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870 for both new- so I'd say yes
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12-06-2011, 10:55 AM   #5
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Thanks everyone

I think I'll go for it. If they are as advertised, I'd love to trade for a 100mm d-fa wr for the da 70, or maybe add some cash to get the 50-135 :P
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A lot of people have both and use them for different purposes from what i've seen. Good deal in any case.
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Filp the 70 for 425 and you get the DA 40 for 225...

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