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Northstar

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Help..need advice. My lens was submerged briefly...
« on: September 02, 2012, 11:11:18 PM »
My lens (non L) was submerged briefly and now I can see moisture on the interior glass.

Anyone have advice for me?  Should I send it in to get serviced right away?
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Help..need advice. My lens was submerged briefly...
« on: September 02, 2012, 11:11:18 PM »

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Re: Help..need advice. My lens was submerged briefly...
« Reply #1 on: September 02, 2012, 11:33:09 PM »
Get it sevvices ASAP.  It might not be repairable though.

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Re: Help..need advice. My lens was submerged briefly...
« Reply #2 on: September 03, 2012, 02:06:50 PM »
Pack in silica gel packs.

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Re: Help..need advice. My lens was submerged briefly...
« Reply #3 on: September 03, 2012, 03:57:02 PM »
ok..i'll look for silica gel packs....i'll ship off to repair after i "dry" it out for a couple days

thanks to you both.
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Re: Help..need advice. My lens was submerged briefly...
« Reply #4 on: September 03, 2012, 04:15:14 PM »
Yeah... what they said.  Send it in. 

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Re: Help..need advice. My lens was submerged briefly...
« Reply #4 on: September 03, 2012, 04:15:14 PM »