"Sticky" zoom on Canon 100-400mm lens

Started Sep 29, 2012 | Discussions thread
rickpoole Contributing Member • Posts: 996
Re: "Sticky" zoom on Canon 100-400mm lens

Clem - does yours stick anywhere and anytime or only if it is left in the same focal length for a length of time? I keep mine in my camera backpack at the 100mm setting and sometimes it sticks a little the first time I try to zoom in from 100mm. Once it moves it is smooth at all focal lengths until it sits for a while again.

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