Results 1 to 11 of 11

Thread: Fungus in my tamron len

  1. #1

    Default Fungus in my tamron len

    Hi,

    I dun wish to send my len to service centre.
    Is there other way to get rid the fungus in lens?
    Kindly advise

  2. #2
    Moderator rhino123's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    NA
    Posts
    5,247

    Default Re: Fungus in my tamron len

    Quote Originally Posted by hx632 View Post
    Hi,

    I dun wish to send my len to service centre.
    Is there other way to get rid the fungus in lens?
    Kindly advise
    Depending on where the fungus are. There are report saying that sunlight (UV) would kill the fungus. However if the fungus are in the inner element, the only way is to dismantle the lens and clean it from there.

  3. #3
    Senior Member edutilos-'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    The Universe
    Posts
    5,991

    Default Re: Fungus in my tamron len

    Quote Originally Posted by hx632 View Post
    Hi,

    I dun wish to send my len to service centre.
    Is there other way to get rid the fungus in lens?
    Kindly advise
    You can try fatigue.

  4. #4

    Default Re: Fungus in my tamron len

    Quote Originally Posted by hx632 View Post
    Hi,

    I dun wish to send my len to service centre.
    Is there other way to get rid the fungus in lens?
    Kindly advise
    Do a search for "fungus in lens". Note the spelling, it's lens not len.
    Alpha

  5. #5

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by hx632
    Hi,

    I dun wish to send my len to service centre.
    Is there other way to get rid the fungus in lens?
    Kindly advise
    Try P&G or camera hospital too.

  6. #6
    Moderator Octarine's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Pasir Ris
    Posts
    12,390

    Default Re: Fungus in my tamron len

    Is there any good reason not to start with the service center..?
    EOS

  7. #7
    Senior Member luckyorange's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    Ang Mo Kio
    Posts
    2,843
    Blog Entries
    1

    Default Re: Fungus in my tamron len

    hmm still think service center is the best place to go
    Lousy de My Flickr

  8. #8
    Senior Member bonrya's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    In a mobile cage
    Posts
    2,633

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by hx632
    Hi,

    I dun wish to send my len to service centre.
    Is there other way to get rid the fungus in lens?
    Kindly advise
    Better not do the removal yourself.. If you dunno what to do. Suggest you go to the camera hospital. Not that ex.
    My Flickr
    ~Neko baka

  9. #9

    Default

    Roughly how much is the charges?

  10. #10

    Default Re: Fungus in my tamron len

    Quote Originally Posted by hx632 View Post
    Roughly how much is the charges?
    You can bring it down and ask for a quote, price might depend on the extent of the fungal growth

  11. #11

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by hx632
    Roughly how much is the charges?
    Should be around $80 .

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •