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01-05-2010, 07:47 PM   #1
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Tamron 70-200 f2.8

looking for a bit of advice guys

with kenko filter as shown in pic bought july 31-09 from paxtons in parramatta paid $1200 with reciept and box what yas think i could get for it .

reason for sale is i want to get a 500mm sigma



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01-05-2010, 07:53 PM   #2
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I don't know how much it will go for in Australia, but in USD I've seen the lens itself sell from around 650 used here in the States. A new one at B&H sells for 730 USD I believe. The filter will also add a bit of price of course, assuming you want to sell it with the lens.
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Sells for about $700 brand new, I'd say $650 with warranty/box/filter/accessories, $600 for just the lens and filter as shown. This is in USD. I really hope you didn't pay $160 for that filter, AUD or USD.
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When you work out how much you want, tempt me.

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Nice looking lens... and yeah, that sure is temping! But right now I'm still feeling the post Christmas lack of $$$ blues.
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Shane, buying it locally you've unfortunately paid more than you could have gotten it for from the US, including shipping. I got mine new from B&H for US$679 + $58 shipping not too long ago, when the exchange rate was over 90c to the dollar. Selling it on the forum, you could try to have a local buy it for you close to your buying price but it may be difficult to compete with US prices for this fine lens.
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