800mm f/5.6...lighter than 600mm f/4....nice!

Started Jan 29, 2013 | Discussions thread
larrywilson
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Re: Don't worry about price.......
In reply to lglass12189, Jan 30, 2013

I only foresee rich professionals and rich status symbol people buying the 800.  The little over 10 lbs and 18" length would be a chore for me to carry very darn far.  The darn thing would get hung up on the brush, I would fall down and break the darn thing ugh!!!  I beat Moose buys one.  Eighteen thousand dollars is ridiclous.  My 8.5 lb 500 is all I want to handle for hiking very far.

Larry

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