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Old November 11th, 2007, 10:43 AM   #1
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Firestore cable isue

I just spent 11 days traveling in Costa Rica with the A1 and Firstore. I used the supplied 6 to 4 pin cable supplied. I liked the right angle 6 pin side. It made it easy to protect that connection and not break it. However, the 4 pin side was very fragile. The way the wire sticks straight out is a problem. After a few days of plugging and un-plugging the connection became loose and I had connection issues. I think it would be great if I had a right angle connector on both ends of the cable. That way I could put a piece of tape over that end to protect and hold it in place.
Does anyone know if this cable exists or have a better way to protect and keep that connection tight? Thanks

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Old November 11th, 2007, 12:15 PM   #2
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It is only 1 foot long though. If your firestore is camera mounted it would be fine.

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Old November 11th, 2007, 12:34 PM   #3
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Perfect. Thanks so much

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