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Sep 12, 2010 07:39 |  #1

just bought a used 100-400 and cant adjust the collar enough to keep lens at 100mm when pointed down
is there anything i can do apart from sending it in?




  
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Sep 12, 2010 07:42 |  #2

Do a search and you're find a few mentions on the subject. Here's mine.

https://photography-on-the.net …849234&highligh​t=friction

News isn't good. :(


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Sep 12, 2010 08:07 as a reply to  @ JC4's post |  #3

Yeah, just had one fixed.. Forget the exact amount, but it was around $300 or so...... If it still works, I'd keep using it until it doesn't work anymore. Thats what I did with mine.. I kept using it until it didn't push pull... Then sent it in.

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Too Much Camera Stuff......

  
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Sep 12, 2010 10:55 |  #4

P51Mstg wrote in post #10893814 (external link)
Yeah, just had one fixed.. Forget the exact amount, but it was around $300 or so...... If it still works, I'd keep using it until it doesn't work anymore. Thats what I did with mine.. I kept using it until it didn't push pull... Then sent it in.

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sounds like a plan
probably cost twice that in U.K




  
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Sep 12, 2010 16:04 |  #5

wjm wrote in post #10894376 (external link)
sounds like a plan
probably cost twice that in U.K

£127.50


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