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04-24-2008, 01:33 PM   #1
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Used lens guide

Is there any sort of guide for the used K-mount market? Plenty of info is available about the Pentax-branded lenses, but what about third-party lenses? Which ones fit properly, which ones get stuck, which ones are a great deal, which ones should be avoided at all costs, which ones are notorious for this or that, etc.

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that is the purpose of of the third party data base.

it is a good reference, and where I know of a lens with interference problems (eg the shield around the apature lever hitting the camera body internally, I have noted this in the review)

Ideally, all those who post comments etc about third party lenses should write a review about the specific lens. That ios what the database is there for.
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Hey, check it out. Didn't even know that was there. Thanks.
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