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    Hi guys just wana ask where is the cheapest service i can get for cleaning this particular lens. Its a Canon FD 50 1.4 manual lens, fungus inside glass and barrel needs to be lubricated, anyone have any idea where i can go without getting ripped off?

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    Quote Originally Posted by espedine View Post
    Hi guys just wana ask where is the cheapest service i can get for cleaning this particular lens. Its a Canon FD 50 1.4 manual lens, fungus inside glass and barrel needs to be lubricated, anyone have any idea where i can go without getting ripped off?
    Have you tried dismantling it and give it a wipe? Should be easy...take a bit of your time though.
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    Quote Originally Posted by hotwork77 View Post
    Have you tried dismantling it and give it a wipe? Should be easy...take a bit of your time though.
    i tried to google for FD lenses dint get any result =/

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    Quote Originally Posted by espedine View Post
    Hi guys just wana ask where is the cheapest service i can get for cleaning this particular lens. Its a Canon FD 50 1.4 manual lens, fungus inside glass and barrel needs to be lubricated, anyone have any idea where i can go without getting ripped off?
    Search for 'lens cleaning'...

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    Fatigue is the man for the job but I think he is busy lately!!
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    Fatigue is the man for the job but I think he is busy lately!!
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    Definitely Fatigue, you can have a kopi while you wait for him to finish.
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    Fatigue is the man for the job but I think he is busy lately!!
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    how much will it roughly cost if i get the service from him? also i saw his thread he not taking in any more

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    Quote Originally Posted by espedine View Post
    how much will it roughly cost if i get the service from him? also i saw his thread he not taking in any more

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    Is there any other shops that helps in doing lens cleaning services too? I spot dust in my lens, tamron 17-50 f2.8 vc.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bryson View Post
    Is there any other shops that helps in doing lens cleaning services too? I spot dust in my lens, tamron 17-50 f2.8 vc.
    Use the 'search' button at the top right hand corner of this page...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bryson View Post
    Is there any other shops that helps in doing lens cleaning services too? I spot dust in my lens, tamron 17-50 f2.8 vc.
    Do you also spot the dust in your pictures?
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    Nope, i only shoot at smallest aperture 11 and dont spot any dust at all. So should i sent it in for cleaning?

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    Save ur hard earn $$ n buy other lens...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bryson View Post
    Nope, i only shoot at smallest aperture 11 and dont spot any dust at all. So should i sent it in for cleaning?
    Erm .. isn't the answer obvious? Do you take Panadol without headache?
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    Quote Originally Posted by fatigue View Post
    Sorry, I'm going on vacation next month. Need to clear the backlogs.
    aww thanks for replying anyway was looking to get service from you everyone like recommending you

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