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Originally Posted by dudemanppl View Post
Piss in it. Then throw it at a small child.



Coulda done it for 10 bucks (part) and shipping. BUT WHATEVER!
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Originally Posted by sub50hz View Post
Holy hell. 10 bucks worth of black RTV and an exacto knife and you're done. I'm going to experiment with that this weekend, actually.
Well, I had no choice. Buyer discovered the damage after I sent it, which was definitely my fault (saw in the pictures after the fact ). To preserve the sale and avoid exacerbating things, I just offered to pay the repair. At that point I just didn't want the hassle of issuing a refund, waiting for the lens to arrive, ordering the part, fixing it, and then reselling it. Way too busy for all that. It wasn't a total loss though, as I sold it for damn near the retail price I paid for it in '09.
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post #12 of 22
Buy a new one (or a new, used one).
Sell this one on eBay (but be kind and tell in the listing what's wrong with it).
Even if the auction gets $20, it's that much off the price of the next one.
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post #13 of 22
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you are teh small child on this forums.....
I won't lie, I lol'd pretty badly at this
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you are teh small child on this forums.....
Does that mean I have to throw it at myself?
post #15 of 22
lololol omg good study break laugh
 
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lololol omg good study break laugh
Inorite? Saw this on my study break as well!
post #17 of 22
It'd be an interesting shot glass...
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post #18 of 22
That's an idea. Turn it into an espresso cup, sort of like what DRT did.
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it'd be an interesting shot glass...
that
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post #20 of 22
Lol...
These suggestions remind me of the http://www.buy.com/prod/lens-ef-70-2...219621256.html

Best way ever to smuggle alcohol into a stadium!
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