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G-400 / G-600 / G-800
Contents
1. Before use
2. Parts
3. Function of control panel
4. Features
5. Operation
6. Other items
7. Specification
8. Manintenance
9. Trouble shooting
1. Before use
This flash is a very precise piece of photographic equipment.
Therefore, instructions must be read thoroughly before use.
1. Input voltage should be checked before use.
2. Do not move or shock the unit when power is on.
3. Connect to the properly functioning grounded 3-pin receptacles only.
4. Attach or detach reflector, snoot, or other accessories only after halogen lamp has been turned off
and cooled down.
5. Do not keep the halogen lamp on when using snoot for a long periods of time.
When it is over 300W the snoot can greatly overheat.
6. Honey comb grids can be used with halogen lamps up to 300W.
A modeling lamp over 300W will burn or damage honey comb grids.
7. Use a softbox made of only heat resistant materials.
Most of the Aurora softboxes are designed to use with the Genesis unit.
8. Do not store or use under humid or moist conditions for an extended amount of time.
9. Keep this equipment out of the reach of children.
10. Keep the subject minimum 1m far from the flash.
11. Rated maximum ambient temperature : 25°C
12. Don’t use with cracked glass dome.
13. Lamp should be changed if it has become damaged or thermally deformed.
741-1 Sangyeck-dong, Buk-gu, Korea Tel : (82-53) 384-9874 Fax : (82-53) 384-9886,
For product consulting, call us (82-53) 384-9870 www.alb.co.kr e-mail : alb@alb.co.kr
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Warranty Card
2. Parts
For warranty, please fill out this form and mail to Aurora Lite Bank Co.,
741-1 Sangyeok-dong, Buk-gu, Dae-gu, 702-101, Korea or fax to +82-53-384-9886.
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Name
Street Address
City
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State/Province
Country
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Zip Code
Phone Number
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Fax Number
E-mail Address
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Purchase Date
Where did you purchase this product?
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Aurora Lite Bank warrants this product to be free of defects in materials and workmanship
for a period of 12 months from the date of purchase.
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Professional Lighting System
READY
TEST
O.T
SLAVE
We or our authorized service centre will repair or replace this product without charge with
respect to the parts and labor, providing our examination indicates that functional defect
exists under normal usage.
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INDOOR USE ONLY
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250V T6.3AL
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1. Protective cap
6. Xenon tube lug
11. Control panel
16. AC input cord
2. Modeling lamp
7. Modeling socket
12. Stand adapter
17. Sync cord
3. Xenon tube
8. Locking lever
13. Stand fixing bolt
18. Modeling lamp(E-27Base)
4. Pyrex dome
9. Mounting plate
14. Wing bolt
5. Ceramic base
10. Photo cell
15. Hole for umbrella
This warranty, however, does not include damage caused by the following reasons and
repair or replace for defects due to the followings will be charged.
- Abuse and improper handling
- Improper maintenance
- Unauthorized repairs or modifications
- Natural disaster such as flood, moisture or animal damage
- Defective connection tools
- When wasting parts; modeling lamp, soft box, flash tube, synchro cord,
connecting cable, photo condenser need to be replaced
This warranty is valid only for the original owner and applies to customers who properly fill
out and return this warranty card.
※ This product can be modified For better quality and function without prior notice.
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3. Functions of Control Panel
8. Maintenance
1. How to replace a flash tube or halogen lamp.
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Professional Lighting System
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① Hold Pyrex dome of flash tube with one hand while holding a flash head with the other hand.
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② Pull out the glass dome from the flash head. Because it is firmly fixed, you may try to detach it little by
little, rather than pulling it all at once.
READY
TEST
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INDOOR USE ONLY
③ Screw out the halogen lamp wrapping with a soft fabric. Touching a halogen lamp with bare hands can
shorten the life of lamp. For optimum life of the bulb do not leave fingerprints or stains on the lamp.
If the bulb is dirty you must clean it with a soft fabric cloth.
It is recommended to wear gloves throughout the process.
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O.T
SLAVE
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④ Replace to a new lamp and replace the glass dome over the flash tube and press it firmly towards the flash head.
250V T6.3AL
2. How to replace a fuse
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- First pull out the electrical cord.
- Open up the fuse holder with the appropriate screw driver and take out the fuse.
- Replace the defective fuse with new one identical to the original.
3. How to keep flashes
- Place the protective cap while carrying or when not in use.
- To clean the glass dome and flash tube use a soft cloth. Dust can damage flash tube.
9. Trouble shooting
SYMPTOM
No synchronization
through photo cell
Problematic
synchronization using
the sync cord
POSSIBLE CAUSE
No operation
Others
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SOLUTION
Slave is off
Make sure slave is on.
The light does not reach the photo cell.
Adjust the flash position where the light can reach to the
photocell
Ambient lights are too bright
Isolate the flash from the other light
sources such as the sun. Cover up part of photo cell
which is exposed to too bright light source using
thick paper
Dust or dirt on the sync cord jack
Remove dust or dirt
Broken or bad connection of the cord
If the flash fires fine by test button, then
replace the sync cord with new one
Possible problem with charging
Check the supply input voltage is correct and
not lower than required.
Overheating
Check if the cooling fan normally operates.
Cool the flash off and then use again.
No electricity
Check if the electricity cord is properly
plugged in. Change a fuse.
Continuous beeping
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Please consult with authorized A/S center, dealers or manufacturer.
1. Modeling control : three modes are available, full, off and track.
2. Power control : stepless increment from 1/12 f-stop to full
3. Power switch : on/off
4. Ready : when charged, green lights up and while charging, red lights up
5. Test control : the test button will trigger the flash when pressed.
It will also serve to dump excess power.
6. Alarm : on/off button for audible alarm
7. Slave : on/off button for light sensor
8. O. T : This indicator turns on and starts beeping when circuit boards are over heated.
Whole system will stop functioning except cooling fan and will automatically restart operating
when the system is cooled down.
9. Fuse for modeling lamp : 250VF/2AL
10. Spare fuse for flash : 250VT/6.3AL
4. Features
1. Housing made of Aluminum and fiber glass protects circuit boards inside from impacts.
2. One touch locking system makes it easier to replace a reflector and a mount ring.
3. Flashing parts are divided into two sections: ceramic base and glass dome.
User can easily replace a flashtube covered with glass dome himself.
4. Krypton lamp can last up to 2,000 hours.
5. Anti-frost and anti-static circuitry enhances the unit’s safety.
Cooling fan and anti-overheat circuit make longtime-shooting possible.
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5. Operation
Professional Lighting System
READY
TEST
O.T
SLAVE
INDOOR USE ONLY
250V T6.3AL
7. Specipication
1. Factory setting : All powers are off and
lighting volume is minimized when a flash
is released from the factory.
First check the modeling light and power
switch are turned off.
5. Adjust flash power which varies from
1/12 f-stop to full.
SUBJECT
Power range, Joule/Ws
Flash power variation
2. Connect power cord first and connect
sync cord into their appropriate socket.
6. To dump excess power, press test button.
READY
TEST
7. Alarm: To turn on alarm, please press alarm button.
3. Turn on the power switch
O.T
4. Adjust modeling lamp mode.
Full: modeling lamp is set at full
Off: modeling lamp is off
Track: modeling lamp tracks with
flash power
MODEL
SLAVE
O.T
8. Slave: To turn on slave, please press slave button.
Photo cell will serve to fire the unit whenever it
sees the light from another flash.
9. When the flash is overheated, O.T indicator lights up,
alarm starts beeping and system shuts down.
After cooling, the system will automatically start up again.
Otherwise, you may turn off the unit for cooling for a few
minutes and turn it on again.
G-400
G-600
G-800
35-400
55-600
75-800
1/12~Full
1/12~Full
1/12~Full
power control knob - stepless
Power increment
Recharging time
0.3~1.2 sec
Safety fuse
250VT/6.3AL
Modeling fuse
250VF/2AL
Minimum exposure at
2m, ISO 100, T=1/60
Maximum exposure at
2m, ISO 100, T=1/60
Flash duration T=0.5
4.09 f-stop
5.67 f-stop
8.03 f-stop
16.4 f-stop
22.3 f-stop
22.8 f-stop
1/1200~1/2100 sec
1/850~1/1700 sec
1/700~1/1400 sec
± 0.1%
5600 ± 150°K
Color temperature
Modeling lamp
150W halogen lamp (E11) or 100W krypton lamp (E27)
Sync voltage
Trigger
Dimension
Color filter
Honey comb
Reflector
Barn door
Lite panel
Lite disk
Weight
Housing
Soft box
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Speed ring
Umbrella
bag for flash
bag for stand
Stand
DC 5V
RF remote, Infrared remote, Sync cord, Photo cell, Test button
18x13x33cm
18x13x37cm
18x13x37cm
3.0kg
3.2kg
3.4kg
Die casted with Titanic Aluminum
Plug-in flashtube
All models
Cooling fan
All models
Over temp indication
Completed with
0.3~1.8 sec
AC110V 50/60HZ or AC220V 50/60Hz
Input voltage
Voltage stabilization
6. Other items
0.3~1.5 sec
Alarm beeps
modeling lamp, power cord, sync cord, protective cap, spare fuse
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