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01-11-2014, 04:13 AM   #1
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D-BG4 Modification

Does anyone know of an article posted on any forum which describes the modification of a D-BG4 battery grip to fit a K3. ?

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Try to find these information here. I have read the topic about it here.
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What and why! You have brand new camera dont ruin it! Sell old grip and buy new one. my two sent.
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Klaus-takes-Pictures - The Blog: Modification of a #BG4 for #PentaxK3

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QuoteOriginally posted by boxcam78 Quote
Does anyone know of an article posted on any forum which describes the modification of a D-BG4 battery grip to fit a K3. ?
Why do you want to do that? You may destroy the WR feature of the grip. The D-BG5 is not a big investment compared to the K3 price.

In fact the depreciation of the grip is a lot less than the camera.

The DGB4 sells for about $150 used compared to $200 new. (25% depreciation )

While a K5 used to be over $1000 now you can find one in $400+ range (50% depreciation)

I always had a battery grip with my DSLRs D-BG2 for my K10D and K20D and the D-BG4 for my K7 and now my K5.

That is my opinion.
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