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  • About as cheap as these things get

    posted by waffle on 09/17/2008

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    Involvement:General (knows how to use it) - Ownership:1 day to 1 weekPros:I haven't seen these cheaper anywhere else - even ebay equivalent V2s triggers are considerably more. What's more, this receiver takes AAA batteries instead of the CR2 batteries they often require, which is a plus for me personally.
    Range seems to be good, and I've had no misfires to speak of (except when I was wiggling the flash on the receiver, which is hardly the fault of the hardware)
    Cons:Build quality is cheap, as you'd expect for the price. Contacts were a little unreliable, and it took a bit of fiddling initially to get the receiver firing the flash properly. All seems okay now, though.
    OtherThoughts:Separate receivers would be a great addition to DX, to run multiple flashes. That said, these are pretty cheap, so maybe it doesn't really matter that much :)
    Bottomline:These seem on a par with all the other cheap triggers around, and they're cheaper.

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