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01-19-2011, 02:49 PM   #1
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Need help locating accessory

I bought a used 150 f2.8 FA and the hood is missing the little piece you take out so you can rotate a filter (sorry don't know the exact name of this piece).

Anyone know where I can buy this? Right now I just have black gaffer tape over it.

01-19-2011, 06:21 PM   #2
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Out of curiosity, was that the one on on ebay that sold $380? That is about $30 less than the last two that went through.

Besides the missing piece, how is the lens working out?

To answer your question, I would suggest calling KEH, Adorama or B&H's used department. They just may have one laying around and it has not been worth the time to put in online.

In the meantime, gaffer tape solves all.
01-19-2011, 07:17 PM   #3
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I saw the price list here in Japan for replacement hoods while looking at used lenses - they ranged between about $45~$75 USD for what its worth.
01-19-2011, 07:25 PM   #4
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Yes it was the one on eBay. The lens is in really good condition, glass is clean with only very minor dust inside. It also appears to be really sharp, I was expecting it to be moderately sharp but it is slightly less sharp than my 120 macro (and this was at f2.8) I only was able to test it briefly yesterday on my dogs so I will have to do more testing.

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