Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Show Printable Version Search this Thread
05-17-2013, 03:41 PM   #1
Marketplace Reseller
dcshooter's Avatar

Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Washington DC
Posts: 4,115
Feedback Score: 74 (99%)
Pentax-F 70-210mm f/4-5.6 zoom

PentaxForums.com Marketplace Listing

Item for Sale
Pentax-F 70-210mm f/4-5.6 zoom

Asking Price
60 USD

Item Location
Washington DC (United States)

Item Description
So I've had this Pentax-F 70-210 sitting around, and it is a GREAT lens. Super sharp, great auto-focus speed. But it has one problem. It appears as though at some point in time, some grease from the front helical migrated between the two front elements. It's confined to the edges, and honestly, I see no difference in image quality, either at the wide end or zoomed in, wide open or stopped down.
But the oil is there, so I am listing it as "damaged."

I actually did try to get the front retaining ring off so I could clean the element, but the thing simply won't budge. Maybe if you are a DIYer, and have a nicer spanner wrench than I do, you might be able to get this apart more easily!

Either way, it's a great lens, as the sample pictures below demonstrate.

Apologies about the dirty barrel of the lens - I'll make sure to clean it up nicely before sending it out! It's actually in very nice cosmetic shape underneath the dirt.

Are you the original owner of the item being sold?
No

Are you selling or trading this item?
Selling

Item Condition (Key)
Used
Damaged

Shipping Destinations
Worldwide

Shipping Charge
$10.50 US, negotiable elsewhere

Shipping Services
USPS

Accepted Payment Types
PayPal

Return Policy & Additional Details
Item is sold AS-IS

Please send me a private message if interested in the item!


Last edited by dcshooter; 08-12-2014 at 09:53 AM.
06-18-2013, 02:32 PM   #2
New Member




Join Date: Jun 2013
Posts: 2
Feedback Score: 0 (0%)
Is your 70-210 lens still for sale? I'm interested
06-18-2013, 04:15 PM   #3
Marketplace Reseller
dcshooter's Avatar

Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Washington DC
Posts: 4,115
Feedback Score: 74 (99%)
Original Poster
Yup. Sending you a PM....
 

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
70-210mm, f/4-5.6, front, item, lens, pentax-f, pentax-f 70-210mm f/4-5.6
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
For Sale - Sold: Pentax F 70-210mm f/4-5.6 msatlas Sold Items 2 01-17-2013 09:12 PM
For Sale - Sold: Pentax-F Zoom 70-210mm f/4-5.6 dcshooter Sold Items 3 11-20-2011 06:45 PM
For Sale - Sold: [Worldwide] SMC PENTAX-F ZOOM 70-210mm 1:4-5.6 Curbster54 Sold Items 2 02-15-2010 05:14 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:57 PM. | See also: NikonForums.com, part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
register
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]
Top