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    Hi,

    anyone knows what the trigger voltage is for an achiever 828 flash?

    Thanks.

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    Don't know, but most Achiever flashes are sub 6V.

    Drop their tech support people an email via their website and ask them is the best method, or use a DVM and measure the trigger voltage yourself.

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    Thanks for info

    Btw, how do I go about using a DVM to measure it? set the flash off for the trigger voltage? Where do I place the 2 ends of the dvm? thanks.

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    Measure the voltage across the synch lead terminial while firing the flash.
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