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pmcdee Silver Member Nikonian since 08th Jun 2007Sun 24-Jul-11 10:44 AM
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"Nikkor 80-400mm f4.5-5.6"
Thu 13-Oct-11 03:28 PM by pmcdee

Gateshead, GB
          

Nikkor 80-400mm f4.5-5.6 for sale. £550. It's in excellent condition and has had a lens protector on from day 1. I've been very happy with this lens, but it has now been superceded by my 70-200mm with 2x converter. I can't carry that many lenses! I'm in Northeast England and would prefer personal collection, but if anyone is interested feel free to contact me.

Paul McD

  

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zedbadee Silver Member Winner in the Nikonians 10th Anniversary Photo Contest Nikonian since 05th Jun 2007Tue 27-Sep-11 12:21 AM
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#1. "RE: Nikkor 80-400mm f4.5-5.6"
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Vancouver, CA
          

Hi Paul- how old it the lens and can I see some pictures of lens Ken (in Vancouver)

  

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pmcdee Silver Member Nikonian since 08th Jun 2007Fri 30-Sep-11 10:45 AM
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#3. "RE: Nikkor 80-400mm f4.5-5.6"
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Fri 30-Sep-11 10:46 AM by pmcdee

Gateshead, GB
          

Hi Zedbadee. Apologies for not replying sooner, I've been on holiday in Germany.

I bought the lens in 2008 and still have all the original packaging. I will endeavour to post some pictures in the next few days. I took some test shots with the lens when I first thought about selling. I could be wrong, but I suspect the pictures are sharper than my 2x converter and 70-200mm combo. Nevertheless, for the number of times in a year I need 400mm, I can live without carrying the 80-400mm

As I say, pictures to follow.

Paul McD

  

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richardd300 Silver Member Nikonian since 19th Apr 2009Tue 27-Sep-11 09:02 AM
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#2. "RE: Nikkor 80-400mm f4.5-5.6"
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Dyserth, GB
          

Just as an aside I've just sold mine and that's an excellent price. I use the 70-200mm VRI with a x1.7 and x2 TC also with great results.

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pmcdee Silver Member Nikonian since 08th Jun 2007Fri 30-Sep-11 10:50 AM
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Gateshead, GB
          

Hi Richard,

You're right, since posting the ad I've seen the 80-400mm go for considerably more on Ebay.

  

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