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08-22-2008, 01:27 PM   #1
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[SOLD] Sigma AF 400mm F5.6 (Pentax)

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[SOLD] Sigma AF 400mm F5.6 (Pentax)

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This is my duplicate 400mm Sigma (the one on the right). I love this lens. I use its twin to take pics of my kid's sports activities, it works very well IQ-wise. AF on my K10D is as good as the 50-200mm Pentax. Glass is clean and clear. Includes both lens caps and the original Sigma rigid/locking lens pouch. M.O. or PayPal OK. If using PayPal, lens cost is $185.40. Shipping additional and at cost via USPS PM unless desired otherwise (no DHL).


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08-22-2008, 01:42 PM   #2
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Any sample pictures taken with this lens?
08-22-2008, 01:48 PM   #3
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PM sent about Lens

08-22-2008, 02:47 PM   #5
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Very neat looking pair, but they're not really identical.
08-22-2008, 04:32 PM   #6
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08-22-2008, 05:43 PM   #7
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All PMs now answered. The right one is gray, the left one is black - only difference between the two lenses shown above. I will try to either take new sample pics with it this weekend or search for publishable pics I have, over the weekend, probably by Sunday noon.
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Is it APO version? If so I am interested.

08-22-2008, 07:46 PM   #9
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Some more info based on questions I received:

- this is a non-APO version

- I do not see any dents or scratches beyond the normal thinner-than-hair usage surface marks here and there on the body

- the filter size is 72mm

- the aperture blades move smoothly

- the aperture ring turns as it should

- the lens works as it should in every way

- someone pointed out that I was new here (true). I have successfully sold and bought a lot of gear on rangefinderforum.com and on some on photo.net (as akptc), you can look me up there

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This is a super deal! I had this lens a while ago and loved it! Fairly sharp and some CA, but nothing a little PP could not fix. Very small and light for a 400mm AF lens. Someone better buy it before I change my mind and buy it myself.
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bump for you, that's a great deal
if i didn't order the 55-300, i'd probably be on this
08-23-2008, 08:03 AM   #13
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Thanks guys for the bumps. It really is a nice lens, it even works pretty well with my 1.5 and 2.0 teleconverters.
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The lens is now sold, thanks everyone!
 

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