A77 Flash & Metz Units

Started Jan 26, 2013 | Discussions thread
Rexel99
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Re: A77 Flash & Metz Units
In reply to LSHorwitz1, Jan 27, 2013

LSHorwitz1 wrote:

Another question I would like to ask also is if the new Metz flashes solve the problem of overheating with rapid flash use.

I have not used the Metz for rapid fire sequences so I cannot offer a useful opinion here. Sorry!

My tests with the Sony 58AM and the 60M units result in overheating when...

At 5 second intervals, full power (manual) takes about 25 flashes. It doesnt feel overly hot to touch anywhere at this point but the symbol flashes and no more action until the batteries are cycled and unit restarted.

Perhaps this is a benchmark you can compare the metz with.

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