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02-28-2010, 02:17 AM   #1
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Need help quick! sigma 10-20mm

I know someone selling this lens for $350 Australian ($300 US) perfect condition. Is this a good price? I've always wanted a wide lens. Is this the old version? I'm not sure how much they are worth. Thanks! They need to know tonight.



02-28-2010, 02:19 AM   #2
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hey dude,yeah thats the old one alright,but apparently it performs better than the new one.
i paid $800 aus for mine 6 months ago so id say it was a fair price.
its a great lens cant go wrong really.
02-28-2010, 02:36 AM   #3
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Well I just got one about 2 weeks ago for $300 AUD ($270 US) and I was stoked. The going price in australia is about $730 AUD. I was prepared to pay $350 AUD for it. They don't come up for sale used very often in pentax mount. They are a good build quality so you would be unlucky if anything went wrong with it. Mine also came with a Sigma DG UV filter worth $50 USD which was a bonus for me because I needed one for my Sigma 17-70mm.

If I were you I would buy it. Better than buying one off ebay which you cannot test and could be a complete dud.

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02-28-2010, 03:56 AM   #4
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any other opinions? Thanks for yours though guys. helpful!

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Its a good price. Get it!
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Yeah good price, the cheapest ive found brand new in Aus is $599 AUD
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That's a really good price. There's a discussion about this lens going on here at the moment: https://www.pentaxforums.com/forums/pentax-slr-lens-discussion/91926-pentax-1...a-10-20-a.html

Too bad this lens is 5.6 at the long end, but you're probably buying it to shoot at the short end anyway.

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cheap mate!

i bought mine SH for around $500 on consignment, but it may as well have been brand new.
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