Vello BG-N16-2 User Manual

Vello BG-N16-2 User Manual
BG-N16-2
BATTERY GRIP
Designed for the Nikon
D5500 and D5600 DSLR Cameras
Thank you
for choosing Vello
The Vello BG-N16-2 battery grip offers extended
shooting time and comfort when shooting in a vertical
(portrait) orientation. The grip is compatible with the
Nikon D5500 and D5600 DSLR cameras and accepts up
to two Nikon EN-EL14/EL14a rechargeable batteries. It
offers an alternate shutter release button that triggers the
camera via the included shutter release cable, making the
grip ideal for shooting portrait photography. An included
IR remote allows easy line-of-sight wireless shooting.
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Please read through this
entire manual before
using the BG-N16-2
battery grip.
2.
Use only with the batteries and battery holders
recommended in this manual.
3.
4.
If you notice smoke, noise, or an unusual smell from
the battery pack, discontinue use immediately.
Remove the batteries, and take the device to a Vello
authorized reseller.
The battery level may not display properly if batteries
are installed before mounting the grip.
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5.
Remove batteries from the grip when not in use.
6.
Do not attempt to disassemble.
7.
Avoid exposing this product to water or extreme
humidity, and keep it in a cool, dry place.
8.
Keep out of reach of children.
9.
All images are for illustrative purposes only.
INTRODUCTION
The BG-N16-2 should be used only with compatible
devices specified in this manual.
OVERVIEW
1.
ASSEMBLY
Precautions
Overview
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Battery tray compartment
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Battery slot 1
2
Handstrap mount
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Battery tray lock
16
Slot 1 contacts
3
Tripod socket
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Mounting screw
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Slot 2 contacts
4
Nonslip grip
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Control lock switch
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Battery slot 2
19
IR remote sensor
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Camera battery door holder
6-bay AA battery tray
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IR remote
6
Thumbwheel lock
13
Power contacts
7
2.5 mm remote cable socket
14
Contact cap
INTRODUCTION
Shutter release button
OVERVIEW
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5
ASSEMBLY
21 Shutter release cable
(2.5 mm to accessory terminal)
Attaching the Battery Grip
1.
Ensure that the camera
power is turned off.
2.
Re m ove t h e c a m e r a’s
battery chamber door. Pull
gently at a 45° angle until the
door detaches.
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3.
Slide the chamber door into
the BG-N16-2’s camera
battery door holder for
safekeeping.
INTRODUCTION
5.
Rotate the thumbwheel
counterclock wise until
the grip is secured to the
camera.
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6.
Connect the shutter release
cable from the 2.5 mm
remote cable socket on
the grip to the accessory
terminal on the camera.
OVERVIEW
Remove the power contact
cap, and insert the battery
g r ip’s p owe r co n t a c t s
into the camera’s battery
chamber.
ASSEMBLY
4.
Inserting the Batteries
1.
Turn off the c amer a’s
power, and make sure the
grip’s control lock switch is
in the Off position.
2.
Twist the battery tray’s
lock counterclockwise, and
remove the battery tray
from the grip.
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3.
Nikon EN - EL14/EL14a:
Insert the first battery into
slot 1 as shown and push
down to lock the battery
in place. Repeat for slot 2.
INTRODUCTION
Insert and lock the battery
tray inside the battery grip.
5.
Turn on the camera power,
and make sure the grip’s
control lock switch is in the
On position.
Note: When removing the grip,
turn off the camera’s power and
control lock switch, and then
remove the batteries.
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OVERVIEW
4.
ASSEMBLY
A A Batteries: Place six
identical AA batteries into
the A A bat tery tray as
indicated.
IR Remote
The IR remote works with the Nikon D5500 and D5600 DSLR cameras and allows you to trigger your
camera wirelessly. Make sure the shutter-release cable is plugged into the grip and camera, and that the
remote is pointed at the grip’s IR sensor. The IR remote works through line-of-site, so make sure there
are no obstacles blocking the signal.
Specifications
Power source
Up to two Nikon EN-EL14/EL14a type rechargeable Li-ion batteries
Operating temperature
32°F to 104°F (0°C to 40°C)
Dimensions (H × W × D)
4 × 5 × 3.4 in. (10.2 × 12.7 × 8.7 cm)
Weight
7.4 oz. (209.8 g) without batteries
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ONE-YEAR LIMITED WARRANTY
This VELLO product is warranted to the original purchaser to be free from defects in materials and workmanship
under normal consumer use for a period of one (1) year from the original purchase date or thirty (30) days after
replacement, whichever occurs later. The warranty provider’s responsibility with respect to this limited warranty
shall be limited solely to repair or replacement, at the provider’s discretion, of any product that fails during normal
use of this product in its intended manner and in its intended environment. Inoperability of the product or part(s)
shall be determined by the warranty provider. If the product has been discontinued, the warranty provider reserves
the right to replace it with a model of equivalent quality and function.
This warranty does not cover damage or defect caused by misuse, neglect, accident, alteration, abuse, improper
installation or maintenance. EXCEPT AS PROVIDED HEREIN, THE WARRANTY PROVIDER MAKES NEITHER
ANY EXPRESS WARRANTIES NOR ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY
IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. This warranty
provides you with specific legal rights, and you may also have additional rights that vary from state to state.
To obtain warranty coverage, contact the Vello Customer Service Department to obtain a return merchandise
authorization (“RMA”) number, and return the defective product to Vello along with the RMA number and proof of
purchase. Shipment of the defective product is at the purchaser’s own risk and expense.
For more information or to arrange service, visit www.vellogear.com or call Customer Service at 212-594-2353.
Product warranty provided by the Gradus Group.
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VELLO is a registered trademark of the Gradus Group. © 2020 Gradus Group LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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