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Magnum164 Silver Member  US  Nikonian since 01st Jun 2011 Tue 12-Mar-13 11:49 PM
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"Paul C buff Alien Bees and Impact Softboxes"



I just ordered a couple of Alien Bees, 1 B800 and 1 B1600 to be exact and batteries. I have a few Impact Softboxes I use with my SB910 and other flashes.

Anyone know what kind of adapter I will need to use the adapters? I see a lot of different ones, but not one specifically listed for Impact Softboxes.

I would prefer to have just one set to carry, and I have grown fond of the Impact line at the moment.

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Nikonuser0607 Silver Member  Gallatin, US  Nikonian since 05th Jun 2007 Wed 13-Mar-13 01:53 AM
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#1. "RE: Paul C buff Alien Bees and Impact Softboxes"
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You might give Paul Buff a call to see what adapter they suggest. They are a very helpful and cooperative. Their 800 number is on their website (www.paulbuff.com)
http://Myphotos08.smugmug.com/share/Z6YXCsFg5QuU6

  

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Magnum164 Silver Member  US  Nikonian since 01st Jun 2011 Wed 13-Mar-13 03:56 PM
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#2. "RE: Paul C buff Alien Bees and Impact Softboxes"
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Yes thanks, they were closed and wanted to get one on order to have by this weekend.

Turns out a Photoflex ring for a Balcar type ring works. Adorama has a Photoflex to Alien Bees, so that should work. Expensive, but will be here by Fri.

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Nikonuser0607 Silver Member  Gallatin, US  Nikonian since 05th Jun 2007 Fri 15-Mar-13 02:06 AM
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Glad you found something to work with.

http://Myphotos08.smugmug.com/share/Z6YXCsFg5QuU6

  

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