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Bit of play in your 80-200/2.8 D focusing ring?

ZoneV

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"RE: Bit of play in your 80-200/2.8 D focusing ring?"

ZoneV Silver Member Nikonian since 08th Jan 2005
Sun 23-Dec-12 01:03 PM

>Mine also has a small amount of play in the focusing ring.
>I've had it seven years and it's gotten a fair amount of use,
>and it still seems to work like new, so I don't see it as an
>issue. Apparently it's normal for this lens.
>
>Randy

Yes, it seems to be maybe required in order for the lens to be able to focus quickly. But I don't know. It is less than 1mm of slack, probably.

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