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Old March 30th, 2011, 03:39 PM   #1
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Firewire to USB.

Hi all, not sure if this is the right section but here goes.
I have a Canon XL2 with firewire and seem to have the occasional problem with the connection.
I have seen Firewire to usb cables,would there be any problem quality wise in using one of these cables..............Pete.
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Old March 30th, 2011, 03:56 PM   #2
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Re: Firewire to USB.

Save your money -- they do not work. We have several older threads that have consistently reported this fact.

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Old March 30th, 2011, 04:33 PM   #3
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Re: Firewire to USB.

You can gaff tape an extension cord to a garden hose, but when you plug it into the wall, water still won't come out.
They are a rip off, USB and FireWire need signal converters, not just pin adapters.
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