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Re: [OM] Deal on OM Zuiko 500/8 Reflex

Subject: Re: [OM] Deal on OM Zuiko 500/8 Reflex
From: Jan Steinman <Jan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 30 Oct 2019 15:50:09 -0700
Well, it's gone! Hope one of y'all got it!

Jan

> On 2019-10-30, at 13:44, Jan Steinman <Jan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> 
> KEH.com is having 20% off all "UGly"-grade lenses.
> 
> They have the legendary Olympus OM Zuiko 500mm f/8 Reflex for $149. With the 
> discount, that would be $119.20! You can get one of the world's best mirror 
> lenses for the price of a junker!
> 
> I put it in my shopping cart, then took it back out. I don't need two of 
> these, no matter how good the price, although I considered immediately 
> flipping it on evilBay for $300+, the going rate.
> 
> "UGly" stuff is a bit of a crap-shoot, I guess, although KEH has an excellent 
> return policy.
> 
> I've only bought "UGly" from them twice, and both times, I got something 
> near-mint that had something missing, rather than something that was beat up.
> 
> I got an "UGly" Telescoping Extension Tube for $39. It was near-mint, but was 
> missing caps and the tripod foot.
> 
> I recently crossed my fingers, and ordered an "UGly" Olympus OM Zuiko 100mm 
> f/2 for $438.30. It arrived near-mint with perfect glass, but in a plastic 
> bag, without case nor either end cap! (Hey, I gots a drawer full of caps!)
> 
> Jan
> 

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