A&P What am I missing???

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  1. Girth

    Girth ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ OT Supporter

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    So my stuff came in today. 1 AB 1600, 2 PWs. Here's what everything included...

    ABs - Light, hood, sync cord that goes straight to the camera, and the power cord.

    PWs - Triggers, sync cords, and batteries.

    What do I need to connect my PW to my AB? The sync cords are for direct connect. :dunno:

    Does a regular "stereo wire" work w/ both male ends? :dunno:
     
  2. adamlewis88

    adamlewis88 New Member

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    What kind of connection do the AB's have on their sync terminal?
     
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    adamlewis88 New Member

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    Should have gone with Cybersyncs
     
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    I think AB use regular miniphone. So, if you got sync cables with your PW, I dont know why it wouldnt work.
     
  5. turbodude

    turbodude Just a photographer OT Supporter

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    1/8" mono to 1/8" mono, i dont see the problem here.
     
  6. Girth

    Girth ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ OT Supporter

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    you'd think it'd come w/ one of the two, right? :dunno:
     
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    turbodude Just a photographer OT Supporter

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    nope because its a PW... and not a cybersync.
     
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    legendr34 Titanium Member

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    connect the ab1600 with the included sync cord to the PW. thats what i did, but i have the cactus
     
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    The CyberSyncs come with the proper cord. What are you gonna do when you want the Cyber Commander? :noes:
     
  10. Girth

    Girth ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ OT Supporter

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    the problem is that the sync cord does not fit the PW...

    Neither has this connection on it.
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    I thought you were just looking for examples on what they looked like. Consider yourself fortunate that you can just go grab one... lol Out here you can hardly find any PC sync cords.
     
  16. Girth

    Girth ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ OT Supporter

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    and where is "out here"?
     
  17. adamlewis88

    adamlewis88 New Member

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    FWIW, youre looking for a miniphone to miniphone cord. If the PWs did come with a "sync cord", as your first post said, then it should be a mp2mp cord anyways.
     
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    it didn't have it in the box. :hs:
     
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    turbodude Just a photographer OT Supporter

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    thats very odd that syour PWs did not come with a mono miniphone cord. But when youg o out tomorrow make sur eyou get a MONO cord, most stereo cords do not work
     
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    :cool:
     
  21. Killyin

    Killyin Vicariously I, live while the whole world dies.

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    I just made my own out of some old stereo cords and a couple of hot shoe adapters that I had laying around. :o
     
  22. IntheWorks

    IntheWorks windin film.. takin pics Moderator

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    lucky for him he's not looking for a PC cord.
     

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