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09-03-2011, 08:14 AM   #1
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K5 dust removal system

Has anyone noticed that the K5's dust removal system sounds different that the K7's? I sold my K7, but the K5 sounds different if memory serves me right.

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Not sure...but I think I read it is different? Whatever, it seems to be working great on my K5...as it did on my K20D. I never have a lasting problem with dust spots, they are just easily removed at start up.
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As I recall didn't the sound on the K7 have a much higher pitch in comparison to the K5. Mine does anyway.
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Since the K7 and K5 don't shake the camera out of my hand with the shaker active, I've never paid any attention to how it sounds. I couldn't tell you what either one of them sound like. Other than form fit, I don't do a lot of comparing between the two however.



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Not sure what you're hearing. I don't hear anything on my K-5 (but it still works great).
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Mine don't make any sound I can hear. Only sound I can tell is what sounds like a click from the aperture or shutter. On the k-x it vibrated like a phone, but on k-5 I never notice it.
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