There is no "argument" here, and my remarks were not addressed to you,
anyway. What I stated was factually correct: Takahashi has moved away from
the FS series and has gone on to the superior TOA series, which has color
correction as good as AP, according to the many reports I have read on the
If you think a Takahashi TOA apo is only a "fine instrument" for your AP "to
poop on," then obviously you have never observed or imaged through a TOA.
You seem to be rather full of yourself.
"rat ~( );>" <ratboy99@xxxxxxx> wrote in message
> Bill Green wrote:
> > Well, Takahashi has moved beyond the FS series to the TOA series, which
> > reportedly has perfect color correction just like AP.
> > Bill
> Yes, it also has a wide air spaced lens with its attendant poor cool
> down qualities as well. And you can't be serious that Pentax gives the
> same attention to each lens that Roland does. Let's drop this argument,
> it will go nowhere. It was not my intention to insult other
> manufacturers, anyway. I was instead praising AP's efforts, but
> obviously the jealous element here can't tolerate it. Takahashi is a
> fine instrument...for my AP to poop on.
> ~( );>