Buying used camera gear vs buying new?

3 years 3 months ago #535533 by clbryant1981
I have bought several used pieces of gear.  Bodies, lenses, tripods.  I buy usually from Adorama or BH photo.  Had a bad lens once from BH, but they gave me credit no questions asked.  Would buy again from both of them.  


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3 years 3 months ago #535615 by Alex
I have no problem buying used lenses and flash heads.  Most of my glass was picked up pre-owned.  Camera bodies for me is another story.   I prefer buying the camera bodies new.  

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