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plastic on the 18x105mm lens just chipped off

Started Apr 11, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: plastic on the 18x105mm lens just chipped off
In reply to Deleted1929, Apr 13, 2012

I've seen the same incident happen on three separate 18-105 lenses. In my opinion (I also own this lens, and haven't broken it) this particular lens has a poor mount design. All it takes is a slight amount of pressure exherted at a certain angle and it will break. I've even seen one break while in someone's hand in what I would consider to be normal use...

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