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11-27-2009, 11:01 PM   #1
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DA L 18-55mm manual focus ring too loose

Is there any way to make the manual focus ring on the DA L 18-55 that comes with the K-x a bit tighter? After testing out the DA 18-55 WR, this just seems way too loose.

11-27-2009, 11:43 PM   #2
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I think its just natural to feel this way after using a much more dampened focus ring.

After using my DA 35 ltd and my even more dampened M 50 1.4 my kit (II Version) lens feels kinda cheap and light, the focus ring felt loose as well, and no where near as smooth.
11-28-2009, 12:03 AM   #3
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You shouldn't need manual focus all that much using the DA 18-55 anyway... it's not like focus point is all that critical when your widest aperture is effectively f/4

To make it tighter... just use the 18-55 WR!

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