I just bought a Nikon 70-200mm f/2.8 lens and there is a big spec of dust inside do I return this ?

Started Oct 9, 2012 | Questions thread
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Leonard Shepherd
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Re: there is a big spec of dust inside

It might seem an odd comment, but is the dust spec inside the lens?

The reason for asking was the last time I was in Africa, with no electric power where I was at night, I was using a torch at a low angle to help clean my 70-200 mk II front element. Every spec of dust on the outside of the front element was reflecting off internal surfaces - both apparent sources of dust were removed by using a rocket blower on the front element.

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