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09-17-2009, 06:02 PM   #16
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QuoteOriginally posted by Fl_Gulfer Quote
Anyone suggest a good wireless trigger to invest in?
I'll get the Cactus V4 trigger system. I don't know of any other system where the receivers can handle a trigger voltage range of 0-300V. Typically you have to choose between either 0-12V or 12-300V.


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09-18-2009, 01:56 PM   #17
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I own a Metz 48 AF-1, and this is one thing that dissapoints me also, the wireless sucks and fails most of the time I try to fire it wirelessly. I think it's either because the infrared location is just bad on the flash, or it can't handle being more than a few feet away from the camera.
Note that the infrared sensor isn't in the same sensor on the 48 as on the 58.

How far away are you using it? I use mine all the time with no complaints. I did notice that it's much worse at my parents' house than at mine when we were there for Christmas. They have very high ceilings and dark-painted walls, and I think the controller flash signal wasn't able to bounce as easily.
09-19-2009, 10:45 AM   #18
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Thanks I just ordered a Cactus V4 Trigger System, It will take 2 weeks but 6 dollars is ok for shipping charge, they want 40 dollars for 3 day express.
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