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03-23-2018, 02:27 PM   #151
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QuoteOriginally posted by Doundounba Quote
This is incorrect and the link you provide is to a much older version of the lens. The current "Contemporary" lens is right here and is not discontinued, AFAICT.

When buying a used one, it might be difficult to make sure the lens you're buying is running the latest firmware without the dock. On the other hand, it might be possible to find a nearby Pentaxian with a dock that would be willing to check and help you upgrade if necessary...
Thank you for that information. I stand corrected and I feel much better now.

---------- Post added 24-03-18 at 08:28 AM ----------

QuoteOriginally posted by stevebrot Quote
FWIW, the discontinued lens is an earlier version from some years back, not the current "Contemporary" 17-70/2.8-4.

Thanks. I stand corrected.


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