Mysterious Hole


tyronet2000

Link Posted 18/12/2011 - 15:01
Was looking at a photo of the inside of a 135mm "A" pentax lens and there appears to be a hole in the flat frame above the aperture blades is this normal in this lens? Is seems partly hidden when lens is wide open but can be seen fully when closed down.



Regards
Stan

PPG

JohnX

Link Posted 18/12/2011 - 15:13
Lens worm. I'd get it treated asap

Mike_H

Link Posted 18/12/2011 - 17:12
Just had a look and mine has it aswell.

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tyronet2000

Link Posted 18/12/2011 - 17:18
Mike_H wrote:
Just had a look and mine has it aswell.

Thanks the lens is in an auction for a charity/hospice and was thinking of having a punt
Regards
Stan

PPG

Mike_H

Link Posted 18/12/2011 - 18:09
Good luck with the auction, i paid 130 for mine back in march

col55555ine

Link Posted 18/12/2011 - 20:36
sold for; 69.71+pp 3.50
k-5 IIs, Pentax 60-250, 17-70, 100macro WR, 50mm F2,
AF50 F1.4, Siggy 10-20, Siggy 100-300 F4, ..Pentax Af 160 ring flash

tyronet2000

Link Posted 18/12/2011 - 22:33
col55555ine wrote:
sold for; 69.71+pp 3.50

29.71 + 3.50pp more than I would have been willing to pay, last time I looked there was one going fo 90.00
Regards
Stan

PPG
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