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02-18-2013, 04:33 AM   #1
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Tokina SD 70-210 on a K-5 II?

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Does someone know if the Tokina SD 70-210 fits on a K-5 II?



02-18-2013, 06:19 AM   #2
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Yes if it's for K mount
02-18-2013, 06:20 AM   #3
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Which the p/k would indicated, so you should be good.
02-18-2013, 06:23 AM   #4
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Thanx. Do i need to set up the K-5 in any special way, mean softwaremode?

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I had the same question...doesn't this lens have a ricoh pin that needs to be dealt with first?
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If you never used an older lens with an aperture ring, you will need to go to the custom menu #27 to 'permitted.' That all.
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If you select the "A" setting on the aperture ring, the lens will function with the thumb wheel for f stops on the camera. You need to press the little silver button and turn the ring to enter the "A" setting on the lens. Custom menu #27 " using aperture ring" allows the camera/lens to function when you select f stops other than "A" on the aperture ring of the lens.You may also need to set SR length when you turn on the camera, try using 135mm as a compromise between 70-210mm.
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