For information on determining the age of a pre-10-digit serial number lens, see the section on interpreting the old date code below. Canon techs do drop in here on the forum occasionally. I am not sure even Canon has a way of knowing. This internal code is also occasionally omitted based on reports from Canon owners. If it is bought online, then goto the website check for the past orders. The warranty clearly states that the card and the bill of sale must be presented for warranty service.
In these situations, always purchase from a merchant with a no-hassle return policy and check pictures of the item for wear. However, now we can age a lens based on the serial number alone. I still have my cards for all of my cameras. And of course, ask the seller! Only Canon repair centers can provide accurate shutter readings for these models. You can get at least the date that camera models were introduced off the Canon Museum website. I'm interested in buying a 5dsr and want to use the grey market again and find a bran new one for much cheaper.
Mazumtirgotājs izlemj, vai nodrošināt garantijas atbalstu paralēlā importa precēm. Thank you very much, Max Nature photography at There is no comparison between a 20D and any of the 1D's. The second letter is the date code, in which A is the year 1986. Walk or ask for a discount if the shutter count is exceeding high see below for more info. Always factor the cost of shutter replacement into a heavily used camera. We loved the date code because it made aging a lens easy.Next
However, changing out memory cards or resetting the camera could change the numbering. Rūpīgi visu apsverot, Canon nodrošina atbilstošo aparatūru, programmatūru, rokasgrāmatas attiecīgajās valodās, piederumus spraudņus un somiņas , kā arī garantiju attiecīgajā reģionā. If peace of mind is your thing, consider a. I've bought a lot of Canon gear, and I can't recall ever seeing such a card. So if you want a more precise answer, I'd suggest contacting them directly via email.Next
Mexican Hat Blowing in the Wind by Mitchmeister from Best Photo of the Week. Now, I would be all set other then the fact that a the stamp on the bottom of the camera is smudged and 100% unreadable, and b the box is long gone. Determining the Age of a Canon Lens Using Serial Numbers and Date Codes How old is your Canon lens? Besides the warranty, is there anyting else to be aware of in regards to options, functions, and software upgrades? This is a Canon internal code that is occasionally omitted. If you intend to pay for service, I don't think it matters who imported it. You may have to hold the camera under a strong light to see it. You have to enter the serial number for the camera and I'm not sure if this will raise a flag on the system or not.Next
© Copyright Bob Atkins All Rights Reserved. Ja pārdevējs atrodas ārpus jūsu reģiona, iespējams, nevarēsit saņemt palīdzību, ko sagaidāt no pārdevēja. And you hear stories that are all over the place. Canon 1D owners should click. The leading zero of the month code is sometimes omitted. So that's just a word of suggestion but you sound like you probably already have a Canon so just call Canon customer service and let them know about that serial number that you have on your camera and they will be able to help you from there.Next
The current version for the camera is 1. The last letter stands for the name of the factory. Daži tiešsaistes mazumtirgotāji apgalvo, ka atrodas jūsu reģionā, lai gan neatrodas, tāpēc ir vērts būt piesardzīgam. The hot shoe is another area of heavy use. So if your 7D has a date code, it could only start with X, Y, Z X being unlikely.Next
None of my serial numbers have ever been questioned, so again this shows they're keeping track. However, the is another way to get the information about a camera body or lens. With 1D Bodies there is also a date code in the battery compartment, printed in ink on the bottom wall of the battery bay You will need to shine a torch in to see it , and that is the same format as the Lens Age Dating Chart. Jean I wouldn't expect Canon to hold a list of stolen equipment. Scroll about halfway down and you will see the camera's serial number. I'm actually checking a possible upgrade for my dying out 20D.Next