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25-05-2011, 7:16pm
Arrived in the mail today, Nissin Di866II professional.
Now to understand how to use it.

Usable camera : Canon digital camera, Nikon digital camera, Sony digita camera
Guide Number (ISO100) : 60m, 198ft. (105mm), 40m, 132ft. (35mm)
Focal length Coverage : 24~105mm (18mm with wide angle diffuser)
Power Source : 4 x AA battery
Recycle Time : 0.1-5.5 sec. (Alkaline, NiMH)
Number of Flashes : 150-1500 times
Flash Duration : Manual mode 1/300 (Full Power) , TTL mode 1/300-1/30000 sec.
Energy Saving : Auto power off Off, 10, 15, 30, 45, 60 mins
Stand-by mode 30 sec.
Display off Display screen switch off
Color Temperature : 5600K
Flash Power Control System : Full Auto E-TTL, E-TTL II (for Canon), i-TTL/i-TTL-BL (for Nikon), ADI/P-TTL(for Sony), Ev compensation adjustment on camera
TTL E-TTL, E-TTL II (for Canon), i-TTL/i-TTL-BL (for Nikon),ADI/P-TTL(for Sony) [Advanced] Ev compensation, Manual zoom, Sub-flash allowed
Auto Aperture Flash F1.4-F16 (ISO100), 1/3 Ev steps, [Advanced] Manual zoom, Sub-flash allowed
Manual Power Full-1/128, 1/3Ev steps, [Advanced] Manual zoom, Sub-flash allowed
Multi-flash Frequency-90Hz, 1-90 times, Power 1/8-1/128
Wireless Remote flash Slave:
Slave Digital Slave / Film Slave, [Advanced] Sub-Flash Allowed
Wireless TTL Master / Remote, 4 Channels, 3 Groups (A, B, C)[RMT, RMT2 for Sony], Modes: Off/ TTL/ Manual, TTL Flash Ratio Adjustable
Ev Compensation on flash : -0.3 - +3.0, 1/3Ev steps
My TTL setting : -0.3 - +3.0, 1/3Ev steps
Bounce Function : Upward 90 degree, Left 90 degree, Right 180 degree
Sub-flash: Manual Full - 1/128, 1Ev steps
FE/FV Lock : [FEL] OR Button for Canon, [AE-L] OR [AF-L] for Nikon
Rear curtain sync. : Yes
High speed sync. : Yes
Red eye reduction mode for Nikon: Yes
Slow sync. mode for Nikon: Yes
Red eye reduction mode + Slow sync. mode for Nikon : Yes
AF assist light distance : 0.7-10m
Operation Control mode : Color Display (Auto Rotation)
Firmware Update Terminal : USB
X terminal : Yes
External power pack socket : Nissin Power Pack PS-300, Canon original pack, Nikon original pack (except Nikon SD-9), Sony original pack
Accessories : Soft Pouch, Flash Stand with Tripod screw
Dimension : 134 x 74 x 110 mm
Weight : 380gr. w/o battery

Ian Brewster
26-05-2011, 3:45pm
Try Googling for a User Manual.

26-05-2011, 4:38pm
No I have a manual on a CD, I just meant that I am not too clever with learning all the menus etc, It is going to take me an age to learn how to use this with the 7D.
But thanks for the suggestions.

26-05-2011, 8:29pm
Good Luck :)