Thanks to Blog reader MattMatic for his alert, here is the series of lens disassembling photos of his:-
Full shared story here: http://www.pentaxuser.co.uk/forum/topic/fa80-320-37602
Btw, the MIJ label reminds me of those high quality days of those Pentax products, even a consumer zoom like this was made in Japan, where and when the QC is far better! And, the lenses are much cleaner inside out of the factory, too!
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