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07-13-2012, 01:46 PM   #1
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Fingerprints/Grit on New K5 Kit Lens

Purchased a new K5 from B&H with the kit lens and an FA-31. Out of the box the view through the kit lens was awful...fingerprints (or they seemed to be) and grit of some sort. Put the FA-31 on the K5 and the view was crystal clear. Called B&H and they were awesome...set me up with a prepaid kit is on the way (thanks B&H!!). Any thoughts on what might have been wrong with the original kit lens? Anyone else have a similar problem?

07-13-2012, 01:56 PM   #2
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Welcome Aboard! Glad B&H treated you right. No idea what you got, a returned item perhaps? But glad that you've gotten a solid positive reply from B&H.

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