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Pete D wrote:
> Aah, Canon has some pretty reasonable lenses that are pretty well
> priced to buy new, have you had a close look there?
> "Russell" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>> "Pete D" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>>> For what camera?
>>> "Russell" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>>>> Hi. Any recommendations of places to buy second hand lenses
>>>> online? There
>>>> is obviously eBay, but it is more new stuff being sold on there.
I have "won" two second-hand lenses on eBay at prices greatly reduced
from new. It's always a gamble, but in these instances I _did_ win:
items are perfect, and a savings of something like 40%, four hundred
One was relatively old (a year and a half in use), the other hardly
used. Longevity remains to be seen, but at this point I'm ahead of the