Fuji GX680 100-200 zoom - safe without a support bracket?

Discussion in 'Medium Format Cameras and Accessories' started by ContaxRTSFundus, Dec 16, 2010.

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    Hi everyone.

    I just grabbed this zoom on ebay tonight but it came without the support bracket. Has anyone here used this lens? I'm hoping it's like the 100-200 for the Mamiya RZ67 in that the bellows does not need to be extended for focusing unless you wnat to use the lens for macro work.

    Fingers crossed as I reckon finding a support bracket is going to be a real struggle!
     
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    I've been able to answer my own question.

    No - it's not safe without the bracket support on the GX680III but...

    Yes, it's fine on the GX680IIIS without any additional support. The same goes for the 800mm.