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SU800 going to sleep

M_Jackson

Jackson, US
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M_Jackson Silver Member Nikonian since 28th Oct 2005
Wed 03-Apr-13 03:28 PM

Last evening, I was using a pair of pocket wizards to trigger a D800. I had an SU800 on top of the camera to trigger some remote strobes. On quite a few occasions, the SU800 went to sleep before I was able to trigger it. I had replaced the battery recently. I replaced that SU800 with another one, and it seemed to work okay.

Is there a setting in the SU800 I don't know about that controls how quickly it might go to sleep? The Pocket Wizard is connected to the camera with the special cable designed to keep communication open.

M. Jackson
Jackson Hole, WY

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