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post #1 of 4 Old 05-07-2014, 02:18 PM - Thread Starter
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http://r.ebay.com/hioOsl

Any thoughts on buying used on eBay v. New?

As a disclosure I have no affiliation to this eBay listing.
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More than 30% off MSRP for a demo unit? Sounds like a good deal to me...

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Two generations of this lens

If I remember correctly Panamorph changed the AR coating they used for this lens and offered an exchange program for existing owners. I did the upgrade because the newer coating bumps the light transmission (I recall 15%) and my JVC LCOS is way under powered for the task at hand. Filling a 132" screen.

Otherwise I would be happy with either generation of the lens. I don't think the price changed with the AR coating change. You just get a lens with more "punch".
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A great lens at a good price.
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