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  • EBay requires you to return the item (or at least to prove that you have attempted to return it by uploading a tracking number or similar). Otherwise the vendor is down both money AND item, which ...
  • Fingers crossed that this turns out to be a decent seller and you do get the return postage costs back.  If you'd raised the "not as described" ticket before you sent it then they'd have had to ...
  • EBay have their "returns procedure" for a good reason and it's so they don't have to look for evidence in your message folder or anything else like that, when it all goes wrong.  Start an "item ...
  • Good thought, but while there is a some very slight movement, the blades look bent out of shape / jammed to me, to the extent that the hole formed by them is neither central in the lens nor ...
  • Well it's disappointing, because I've been bidding on quite a few 135mm lenses trying to get a reasonably cheap one and thought I'd managed it.  However, you're right, things aren't so happy for ...
  • So it arrived and for the second time a seller has sent me a lens described as "in full working order" with the iris blades jammed solid.  Am I just unlucky or is this common when people don't ...
  • Replied in 100% Exakta
    Oh I hadn't given up.  I knew someone would be able to tell me exactly what it was - that's why I posted here :)  I was beginning to get a bad feeling abut it though. Thanks Simon and Gnarlydog, I ...
  • Thank you both for the replies.  So two posts, two different opinions.  I think it's going back, rather than me messing about trying to get it to fit!
  • Created discussion thread Not quite sure what I've bought!
    My intention was to buy an M42 fit lens for use on my Canon EOS system.  I already have an old Helios from the 1980s (used to use it on a Zenit TTL - those were the days!) and the relevant "focus ...
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