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Re: [OM] 35-105 zoom question

Subject: Re: [OM] 35-105 zoom question
From: John Hermanson <omtech@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 29 Jul 1998 23:47:05 -0400
Lenses that don't have the white production numbers readily visible may have 
(gulp) under the focus rubber.  This pertains to older production lenses.


EdMall@xxxxxxx wrote:

> In a message dated 98-07-29 00:36:09 EDT, you write:
> << > On the bottom of mine are the letters "NIF4" in white about 3/32" high.
> So I
>  > guess that proves it was made by N*k*n?
>  As I said, this proves nothing, but would be interesting to know.
>  The date code question was a curiosity only: of my current Zuikos,
>  only *one* has this date code - the 50/1.8. My 85/2, 35/2.8 and
>  135/3.5 all lack this code. >>
> Just looked at mine.  The only other Zuiko that has that lettering is my
> 35f2.0.  The 200f5, 28f2.8, 50f3.5macro, 75-150, 50f1.4, 50f1.8 all lack those
> white numbers on the bottom.
> Do you know how to read this code?  It would be interesting to see exactly
> when the lens was manufactured.
> Ed

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