Canon FDn 35-105 f/3.5 "click" sound

Discussion in '35mm Cameras and Accessories' started by Tony-S, Jul 5, 2013.

  1. Tony-S

    Tony-S Member

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    Just got this lens from KEH and when it passes 50mm there's a slight click and a bit of resistance in the zoom mechanism. Is this abnormal for this lens?
     
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    No. Send it back.

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    Yes, it is ABnormal
     
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    Well, this is strange. The replacement lens from KEH had even worse problems - it's focus was way off. It could not reach infinity and when I focused on an object about 3 feet away, the lens scale indicated it was about 7.5 feet away! Another return.
     
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    Even though the scale is way off and is a cause for a return, the lens' minimum focusing distance is 5 feet.