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EX Condition Pentax 100mm F/3.5 SMC FA Macro for $119 on KEH
Posted By: amg2000, 04-19-2018, 06:23 AM

Just thought I'd pass this along...

I was on KEH looking for an ultrawide, but I spotted this which looks to be a pretty sweet price:
Pentax 100mm F/3.5 SMC FA Macro K Mount Autofocus Lens {49} at KEH Camera Store

Didn't find what I was looking for, but if I was in the market for a very sharp macro I would snap this up in a heartbeat. Maybe somebody here might be interested!
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04-19-2018, 09:20 AM   #2
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Wonder if it is really that good. Certainly not better than any other macros (f2.8s and f4s) out there.
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You can find the generic version of that (Promaster, etc) for less than that often (half that sometimes). $119 seems about right if you want to pay for the Pentax name.
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I have one I like. Autofocus is loud and sloppy, like a F-series lens, and itís not as solid as the other Pentax offerings, but the image quality is nice...

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