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F* 600/4 on eBay
Posted By: builttospill, 07-08-2021, 09:22 AM

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The price is not cheap, but I know there are a few members here who collect F* lenses and this one doesn't come up for sale very often. I don't know anything about the seller.
[RARE Optics MINT] PENTAX SMC-F * 600mm F4 ED IF Lens W/Front cover From Japan | eBay

Also, I wish eBay sellers knew what "mint" means.
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07-08-2021, 12:03 PM   #2
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(goes safely blind at the price)

That's more than my last car cost. :P
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"Optics mint" haha. That is pretty steep for an otherwise well-worn lens.

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QuoteOriginally posted by builttospill Quote
Also, I wish eBay sellers knew what "mint" means.
Has "tiny fungus" ever done anything to image quality? Ever?
(not mentioned in this sale, but it's a line i see often)


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"Optics appear ok at first glance" would be more honest. Still, a true rarity.
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I don't know that it's worth $5,000 in that condition but surely it merits a fairly high price. It's a rare lens with superb quality.
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QuoteOriginally posted by Adam Quote
"Optics mint" haha.
One of my "favorite" meaningless ratings is MINT+ or any of the variants like MINT+++. Yup, it's even better than before it left the factory!!!!

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Ouchies, that's one expensive lens) 600/4 though, looks like a beast.
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