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Old 6th January 2008
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Re: Remote control

I received this remote control yesterday and have just given it a try with a bird feeder in the garden:

So far it looks an excellent piece of kit. You can operate the receiver switched off as an ordinary remote release, or switched on and use the transmitter. I was able to sit in the warmth and operate the E3 in comfort. I don't know about the range, but it worked OK at about 50ft through leaded light windows. The receiver's got a blue led that flashes when the shutter is operated.

The postage almost doubles the cost, but it's still worth it! The delivery from Hong Kong was also quite quick.

Jim Ford
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