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01-08-2016, 04:45 AM   #1
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Tamron 70-200mm f/2.8 Di LD (IF) Macro AF Question.

Tamron 70-200mm f/2.8 Di LD (IF) Macro AF Lens AF001P-700 B&H

Does this lens have its own focus motor (non screw drive)?


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QuoteOriginally posted by enyceckk Quote
Tamron 70-200mm f/2.8 Di LD (IF) Macro AF Lens AF001P-700 B&H

Does this lens have its own focus motor (non screw drive)?
I believe the Pentax version uses the camera's screw drive.

EDIT: Yes, it's screw drive.

QuoteOriginally posted by enyceckk Quote
The B&H one is official dealer stock backed by Tamron's excellent warranty. The other is "grey market" covered by a questionable 1 year seller warranty. You pays your money and takes your chances

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I've got one and it's definitely screw drive. Apart from the noice it is fast and accurate on the K-3. It is one of my favorites.
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Screw Drive.. i love this Tamron.. is one of my favorite lenses.

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