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10-01-2009, 11:11 AM   #1
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How get multiple PC connections using one PC jack?

Hi everyone,

I'm slowly getting into lighting and I'm trying to minimize my costs. I have a second flash I just ordered. My IST DL has what appears to be a PC/miniphone connection on it, is there a way I can split that signal into 2 or more connections, as I would an audio cable?


10-01-2009, 11:40 AM   #2
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you can get a pc y cable that splits pc signal into two but the ist DL afaik doesnt have a pc sync port, it has a port for a remote control, not to trigger flashes. so you would need a hot shot to pc sync adapter for that.
10-01-2009, 01:16 PM   #3
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Thanks, Andreas. You're right. I remember reading that in the instruction manual.

Ok, so about those y-cables for pc connections - what are they called?

I wasn't sure whether splitting the signal was feasible, since I didn't know whether power was being transmitted or what...

What goes through those cables?
10-01-2009, 05:19 PM   #4
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I just use this two port cold shoe on the K10D, US $9.95.

Thank you


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