Reasons why no Nikon 85mm f1.2?

Started Apr 11, 2013 | Discussions thread
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whoosh1 Senior Member • Posts: 1,474
Pls show evidence Nikon mount not big enough for f/1.2

Other than hearsay.

Leonard Migliore wrote:

The mount's not big enough.

There's a discussion here about putting a CPU chip on a 50mm f/1.2 AI-S Nikkor and it was noted that you have to grind a piece off the rear element to get space for the contacts.

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