Go Back   Steve's Digicams Forums > Digital SLR and Interchangeable Lens Cameras > Pentax / Samsung dSLR, K Mount Mirrorless

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old Apr 12, 2006, 12:22 PM   #1
Join Date: Feb 2004
Posts: 32

Iam about to leap into the DSLR world and currently debating between the DL kit and using my Tamron 28-200 lens, or going for the DL2 kit which comes with 2 lenses, here in Canada.
I called one of the local camera stores here in town that offers "trade-ups" and they offerred me about CDN$125 for the MZ-10 and the Tamron lens. On the one hand, it is not a lot of money, but I will surely not use the MZ-10 at all in the future. On ebay, the few MZ-10s that are out there are going for peanuts and even the Tamron lens itself doesn't command that much.

I guess my question is, for recreational / home use, I welcome opinions on keeping the lens and using it with the DL, or selling the body and lens for the relatively nominal amount of about CDN$125 and using that to off-set the increased cost of the DL2 which comes with 2 lenses.
Any thoughts?
TIA (thanx in advance).
Birdman325 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old Apr 12, 2006, 5:14 PM   #2
Senior Member
Monza76's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2004
Posts: 4,140

Keep the Tamron regardless of which decision you make, it is very good for a super zoom and would make an excellent walk around lens. I would love one of these.

Monza76 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Apr 13, 2006, 4:48 AM   #3
Posts: n/a

try a trade in here. they will pay top dollar for used equipment.
  Reply With Quote
Old Apr 17, 2006, 10:53 AM   #4
Join Date: Feb 2004
Posts: 32

I am willing to sell it as I am consideringgoing upto the DL2 dual lens kit. Not sure what the MZ-10 body and the Tamron lense would go for though.

I know this is not a classifieds board, but feel free to make me an offer or email me off-line. I am in Toronto.
Birdman325 is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 7:46 PM.