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04-13-2008, 08:49 PM   #1
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M lens Aperture Click

When i change the aperture on my M 50mm 1.4 it seems a lot louder and looser than my M 28mm 3.5 or my Takumar. Just wanna see if it's a problem with the lens or if it's supposed to be like that?

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Mine is a little noisier and clicks in just a bit different then my other lenses. Not quite as smooth as some of the others, but not bad either. It has always been that way as far as I remember, and I've had the lens for 25+ years.
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Mine is also loud, and I like it that way ... sturdy
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it sounds a lot better when mounted, but for some reason i think the other lenses click my satisfyingly ... me just being picky

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