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    Quote Originally Posted by TOTSUWA View Post
    I think the only REAL question would be whether or not you need a bigger EP box to accommodate your new purchase....
    Thats not even up for debate. Have you seen these things?



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    I suspect most of glass pumpkins and pineapples hardly see any use. At least 'for sale' adds on CN typically start with "I bought it a few years ago and never used..." BUT! It is a must have to impress your family and friends: "this is not an EP (showing 5mm Plossl), THIS is EP!"

    I really tempted to get one of those just to show off but always end up spending money on junk I actually use.

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    Unfortunately, turns out to be a bust. Probably for the best so I don't debate myself into submission. The case is safe.

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    Default Re: Uh oh.....

    Quote Originally Posted by Bigzmey View Post
    I suspect most of glass pumpkins and pineapples hardly see any use. At least 'for sale' adds on CN typically start with "I bought it a few years ago and never used..." BUT! It is a must have to impress your family and friends: "this is not an EP (showing 5mm Plossl), THIS is EP!"

    I really tempted to get one of those just to show off but always end up spending money on junk I actually use.
    I do actually use my 41mm Panoptic though....

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