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Thread: DIY Battery Pack for SB 800/sigma 500 DG

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    Default DIY Battery Pack for SB 800/sigma 500 DG

    I have sucess modify a external battery pack for Nikon SB 800 and SiGma 500 DG
    those interested may choose to PM me or call me
    Using lead seal battery/charger/dummy battery and some spiral cable/ plus some connectors
    Those interested may choose to PM me or call me at 97895334 Peter
    on my nikon SB 800 done about 1k flash for 2 day event (ttl)
    about $90
    will be working on SB600 and other flash
    just need to pot out 2 wires
    No more fumbling for battery and missing next shot

    97895334 Peter

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    Default Re: DIY Battery Pack for SB 800/sigma 500 DG

    Are you selling for $90 or the material cost is $90?

    If selling, then you should post in Consumer.

    If not, why not just post some pic here for sharing?

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    Default Re: DIY Battery Pack for SB 800/sigma 500 DG

    post some pictures of the final product?

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    Default Re: DIY Battery Pack for SB 800/sigma 500 DG

    if he post picture he no nid do business liao la.. everyone will know how to do...

    anyway. this DIY pack. the recycling time is reduced rite. so er... comparable to SD-8a or if not quantum 1+ ??

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    Default Re: DIY Battery Pack for SB 800/sigma 500 DG

    sorry wrong post Yar Recycle time as faast as per second per shot
    Well i dun know how to post pic
    estimated cost of material about $90

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    Default Re: DIY Battery Pack for SB 800/sigma 500 DG

    im worried cos the DG500 may not be able to handle such fast shooting. may just fry the tube

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    Default Re: DIY Battery Pack for SB 800/sigma 500 DG

    Quote Originally Posted by Isaiahfortythirtyone
    im worried cos the DG500 may not be able to handle such fast shooting. may just fry the tube
    My SB 800 can handle per sec per shot tube not fried

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    Default Re: DIY Battery Pack for SB 800/sigma 500 DG

    Quote Originally Posted by Isaiahfortythirtyone
    im worried cos the DG500 may not be able to handle such fast shooting. may just fry the tube
    you shoot ttl not full power i dun think will fried the tube

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    Default Re: DIY Battery Pack for SB 800/sigma 500 DG

    here some tips

    http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i2...365-01copy.jpg

    but i charge to rig up the whole set

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    Default Re: DIY Battery Pack for SB 800/sigma 500 DG

    okay okay

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