Can rough hiking wearing out IS mechanism?

Started Sep 23, 2012 | Discussions thread
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iMac, therefore iAm Veteran Member • Posts: 8,413
No.

It will wear you out long before your gear.

nofumble wrote:

Still debating about taking my camera and fast lens with me on long rough hike. Wonder if the bouncing could wear out the mechanism even if the camera is turned off?

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