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Old Oct 26, 2005, 7:50 AM   #1
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Does any one know if this can be used with the DX6490 and/or DX7590??
Does it make any sense to use a lense hood if possible because of the lens extracting out??



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Old Oct 26, 2005, 10:40 AM   #2
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you would also need the tube adapter. Kodak oem is 55mm, I see most top name filters and lens in 55mm. Not sure what's going with the 52 mm stuff. when I got my 6490 I tryed a hood I had that fit the housing. The big end is 50mm. It left a black ring on all pic's. So I've replaced everything with 55 mm, since Kodak's adapter is 55 mm. I can for sure tell you stay away from plastic. The threads will not last long
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Old Oct 28, 2005, 7:19 PM   #3
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Many of the lens adapters on ebay are 52mm for some reason, not sure, but maybe, just maybe, those 3 extra missing mm are just enough so the tube does not interfere with the flash sensor, or interferes less. Just a thought, not tried a 52mm one so no idea really.
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