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Fiber optic adapter

Discussion in 'The Olympus Outlet' started by racerx_, Aug 3, 2020.

  1. racerx_

    racerx_ Barracuda

    # of Dives: 100 - 199
    Location: Singapore
  2. Patrickweill

    Patrickweill Angel Fish

    # of Dives: 1,000 - 2,499
    Location: Courdemanche, Sarthe, France
    Yes this is a good idea and also if you get to use a wide angle wet lens , the cord wont be in the way
    I use it and I am very happy with it
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  3. jlyle

    jlyle Loggerhead Turtle

    # of Dives: 2,500 - 4,999
    Location: Palos Verdes Peninsula, California
    No problem with light leakage and back-scatter with the fiber optic adapter that comes with the housing.

    However, as Patrick said, if you plan to use a wide angle wet lens, the cords are in the way when using the original adapter.

    It looks like the replacement is screwed on and not easily removed. No way to remove quickly and use the camera's flash. Less likely to lose.

    It's cheap enough to have and carry as backup.

    Go for it.
  4. racerx_

    racerx_ Barracuda

    # of Dives: 100 - 199
    Location: Singapore
    Thanks everyone. Will grab the AOI

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