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    Dissappointing..

    Hey guys,

    Just recieved my 135mm 2.8 F Q lens. Saddley it doesn't jive with my FE or anyother nikon I have. Is there a adapter that I can get or just just re-list on Flea bay. Bummed..Waiting on reply.

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    Sounds like a question that should have been asked prior to purchase.
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    What mount is it??
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    If it's a pre ai lens it should work just fine on your FE, provided you use stop down metering.
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    Sounds like a question that should have been asked prior to purchase.

    This is true.. Assumtion on my part. I believe it said discription Non AI? I might contact seller and see if they will alow me to send it back. I figured old lens + old camera equals a perfect fit. Not the case.

    Todd

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    standby for posted picture..

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    Quote Originally Posted by ToddB View Post
    [INDENT]discription Non AI?
    Non AI will fit on FE, you just need to flip meter coupling lever.

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    Checked it again.. diffentley not going to go. Damn!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ToddB View Post
    Sounds like a question that should have been asked prior to purchase.

    This is true.. Assumtion on my part. I believe it said discription Non AI? I might contact seller and see if they will alow me to send it back. I figured old lens + old camera equals a perfect fit. Not the case.

    Todd
    That lens would fit and couple to the meter just fine on an F, F2, Nikkormats up to FT2, etc. The FE is considerably newer than any of these. The FE2 will not accept non-AI lenses.

    FE manual, instructions for using that lens on the FE on pp 30. http://www.cameramanuals.org/nikon_pdf/nikon_fe.pdf

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    Quote Originally Posted by ToddB View Post
    Checked it again.. diffentley not going to go. @#!*% !!
    When all else fails, read the instructions.

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