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Old October 16th, 2011, 02:13 PM   #1
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Tamron 17-50 Sticky Focus Ring

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I purchased my Tamron a few weeks back and it was great but now the focus ring is just horrible when used manually. It's not smooth at all...any way to make these smoother or is it something that needs to be returned?
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Old October 16th, 2011, 11:47 PM   #2
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Re: Tamron 17-50 Sticky Focus Ring

did you check to see if you engaged the AF switch near the lens mount ? should be in manual....
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Old October 17th, 2011, 08:02 AM   #3
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Yes, It's set on manual.
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sounds like you need to exchange it then... certainly not right
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