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Old Apr 3, 2005, 8:31 PM   #1
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On Ebay there is a Sigma 100-300mm lens for sale. It's the 2003 model. Will it work on the new Rebel XT? Is the lens the same todays 100-300mm?

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if it fits on the canon EF mount, your good to go.
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Old Apr 3, 2005, 10:22 PM   #3
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No, it might not be. It might need to be rechipped.
I would check with Sigma (of course, there might not be enough time for that.... but they are the ones that would know for sure.

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Old Apr 3, 2005, 11:01 PM   #4
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I passed on the bid.I thought the lens was the 100-300 F4.

Thanks for your advice.

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killdeer0007 wrote:
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On Ebay there is a Sigma 100-300mm lens for sale. It's the 2003 model. Will it work on the new Rebel XT? Is the lens the same todays 100-300mm?

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Lots of misinfo on the web
1. All EX series will work regardless of age - The 100-300 f/4 is one of them...
2. For non-EX lens if they are made after 2000 they work just fine; Otherwise depending on the lens they may still fix it for free...

- just call Sigma and verify for yourself :idea:
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