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10-25-2011, 11:17 PM   #46
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QuoteOriginally posted by lammie200 Quote
I don't want to provoke you, but you aren't serious about the above statement - are you? Hoya decided to sell its entire camera division because of "potential" problems with one model?
If it's profitable, it's worth keeping.

10-25-2011, 11:26 PM   #47
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Was the factory move to Vietnam under Hoya? Curious.
IMO geography is irrelevant. There is no substitute for good management, though.
10-25-2011, 11:40 PM   #48
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Just an old troll that jumps at whatever chance to spin a simple thing as a camera failure to another one of those Pentax bashing threads and spread fear of the brand.
I could be wrong, but I'm guessing my investment in Pentax is substantially larger than yours. Regardless, I'm not just another blind no holds barred brand loyalist. I for one do not understand fanboy frame of mind. But if it makes you happy and you're okay with shoddy quality... that's up to you.
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I seem to remember hearing a figure of somewhere around 6% on K-5 failures. How does this compare to comparable Nikon and Canon models?

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I have read this thread through and even though it started out in good manner, it has now seemed to degenerate into a rather a " I said, You said" slanging match.

To avoid any further sinking into the mire, the thread is closed, as it appears to be serving no productive purpose.

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