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In Topic: Wetpixel strobe review

20 February 2018 - 12:50 PM



The z330 now has a warning sticker in the box that tells you. That if u fire (more then) 10 flashes... U have to wait 5 min before firing again


This is very interesting and there was certainly no such notice with the strobes supplied for this review. Could you take a picture of it?


I can state that I have seriously violated this guideline repeatedly and there has been no obvious negative effect on the Z330s or their performance! I did 4 back to back battery tests of the strobes, cycling at full power soon as the ready light appeared... that's around 1000 flashes with no break in between!


In terms of guide numbers,  I think we should, in this instance, perhaps simply look at them as a non specific and hence fairly generic way of comparing strobe output. As mentioned, I was quoting manufacturers specifications, which (I think) did not list units.


I note that the unit is Ws rather then W/s and thank you for this correction.



In Topic: Wetpixel strobe review

20 February 2018 - 05:34 AM

I can confirm that I did the battery testing by cycling the strobes at full power with them being triggered as soon as the ready lights illuminate.


The strobes were in bucket of water at room temperature. 



In Topic: List of definite scammers

06 February 2018 - 12:33 AM

I'm pretty sure that I have another scammer...


Please treat all transactions with "mattdck007" with caution.


have banned him as of today (02-06-2018). The email address given one his registration was mattdck09@gmail.com


​I have also contacted everyone in his DM list. Thanks for the reports of suspicions from the eagle-eyed members!


All the best



In Topic: New Inon Z330

03 February 2018 - 04:20 AM

I'm getting few enquiries via PM about the timing of  the release of the review.


I will be taking all the strobes to the Red Sea next week and testing them (thanks to Emperor Divers).


I would expect that the review will be completed shortly thereafter.


All the best



In Topic: BBC Hermit Crabs using bottles/plastic instead of Shells

01 February 2018 - 03:17 PM

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