</span><table border='0' align='center' width='95%' cellpadding='3' cellspacing='1'><tr><td>QUOTE (rlorenzo @ Feb 9 2003, 04:46 PM)</td></tr><tr><td id='QUOTE'>I am considering starting a darkroom, and to keep costs down, I will buy a used lens.&nbsp; Does anyone have any advice on how to tell if a used lens is multicoated?
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Rich,

Unfortunately, El-lenses are usually not labeled as being MC or not. You’ll have to look at them. If you can see multi-colored light reflections on the lens surface, it is most probably MC.