Recent content by avei

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    Broken Speedlite 600EX-RT - Let's fix it..

    Aaaand.... Flash repaired. Tube was the only problem. Flash working like new. Cheapest camera repair ever. I'm working with micro/nano electronics and used to work with small electronics.
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    Broken Speedlite 600EX-RT - Let's fix it..

    Hi, thanks for the link. $60 shipping included for reflector assembly. I'm from Finland, and that's why bigger postages. Cheapest ref. assy this far. But taxes increases the total amount. Nice to know if there are some bigger problems with tube replacement.
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    Broken Speedlite 600EX-RT - Let's fix it..

    Update.. Flash disassembled and capacitor launched to the orbital with big zzzZap. Joke... :) All fingers still there and no extra beats at heart. Xenon tube was badly cracked on the other end. No loose debris inside reflector chamber. New tube ordered ($8 shipping included). Xenon replacing...
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    Broken Speedlite 600EX-RT - Let's fix it..

    Negative! Got flash $40, cheap. Canon service is not an option. Broken xenon tube is the best guess of mine.
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    Broken Speedlite 600EX-RT - Let's fix it..

    Hi all DIYers. I bought a broken 600EX-RT - Sold for repair, fires very rarely or not at all. Received item. At first speedlite was firing almost every time with camera or by pressing pilot. Then it slowly starts to die and now it won't flash at all. Pilot button glows red so the capacitor...
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    On Reflection, A Peacock Spider

    Nice
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    Toulouse

    Nice
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    Tamron 18-400mm VC HLD Review | Dustin

    Thanks man!
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    Black and White Landscapes!

    Very nice shots dpc..