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Metz CT 45

Discussion in 'Lighting Forum' started by alleung, Feb 19, 2013.

  1. alleung

    alleung New to Mu-43

    Anyone use it with digital? I was told I need voltage limiter.
     
  2. addieleman

    addieleman Mu-43 All-Pro

    Aug 5, 2010
    The Netherlands
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    Depends on the type. If you have a Metz 45 CT-1 you definitely need a voltage limiter, mine has a trigger voltage over 200 V. My CT-3 has a trigger voltage of 6.6 V and the CL-3 15.7 V which apparently is safe for a GH2 (used it, no problem).

    I edited this post after checking type numbers and voltages because my memory got it all wrong :redface:.
     
  3. oldracer

    oldracer Mu-43 All-Pro

    Oct 1, 2010
    USA
    My 45-CT4 works fine. I measured the voltage and it was maybe 5 volts. I don't remember exactly. But ymmV, so measure yours before plugging in.