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Is it possible to re-chip a Sigma 28-200mm F3.5-5.6 DL lens to work with a canon 500d?
If so how much and where do I send it?
Not sure what you mean by "re-chip"...lenses come with mounts for specific cameras. The lens will work on your canon if it has a canon mount.
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Is it possible to re-chip a Sigma 28-200mm F3.5-5.6 DL lens to work with a canon 500d? If so how much and where do I send it?
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