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AR-3 Threaded Cable Release

A standard type cable release plug for cameras that have a threaded shutter.
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Does this work on the D100?

The D100 does not have a 10 pin plug, so i cannot use any electronic, does this manual cord work with the D100?
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GOt that a bit worong, the MC-30 can only be used with the MB-D100 battery pack.
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No, its for older film cameras with a screw thread in the shutter rlease. For the D100 you would need the MC-30 remote.
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Does the AR-3 cable release work with a D-80?

Location : Bend, Orego
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10 months ago
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Favorite Subject: Landscape
Nikon Family: 11-20 years
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No, it is for the Nikon Df only. You would need the MC-DC 1 or the infrared ML-L3
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No, only the MC-DC1 and the ML-L3 can be used
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Compatability with D40

Does this cable release compatible with the D40? I want to mount the camera on my motorcycle and would need this accessory to easily, as well as safely, take pictures while riding.
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The AR-3 Threaded Cable Release cannot be use with D40. The only Remote control that can be use is the ML-L3.
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Is there a shutter release cable for P500?

Age: 25-34
Favorite Subject: Nature
Nikon Family: 2-5 years
Role: Occasional user, memory keeper
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This model doesn't use a Shutter release cable.
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Will this shutter release work with the P100?

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Experience: 6-12 months
Role: Occasional user, memory keeper
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4 years ago
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No, afaik the P100 is unable to use a remote shutter release.
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Is this the right cable release to use with my D60?

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No its not the right one, you need the MC-DC2 or the ML-L3.
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Is there a shutter release cable for the Coolpix L24?

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No, we don't have a shutter release cable for the COOLPIX L24.
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is ar3 for use with d3000?

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Favorite Subject: Nature
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Experience: More than a year
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No, it is for cameras that have a threaded shutter button, generally older film bodies. The correct remote for the D3000 is the ML-L3
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Is there a shutter release cable or wireless shutter release for the D5000?

Location : Oklahoma
Age: Over 65
Favorite Subject: Family & Friends
Nikon Family: 2-5 years
Experience: More than a year
Role: Occasional user, memory keeper
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You can use the ML-3 and the MC-DC2 releases with the D5000.
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Will this work with all Nikon cameras, specifically a Coolpic P510?

Location : Phoenix, AZ, USA
Age: 55-65
Favorite Subject: Landscape
Nikon Family: 2-5 years
Experience: Less than a month
Role: Just getting started with photography
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No, and there is no remote accessory available for coolpix P510
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NIkon L810 coolpix, What remote release is compatible with this camera?

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Role: Just getting started with photography
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There are no remotes available for the L810
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Does this cable lock?

Does this cable have a locking feature so I can lock the shutter open and walk away?
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Yes, the AR-3 cable release has a locking feature for long exposures.
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Can this be used for an N80?

Location : New York, NY
Age: 25-34
Favorite Subject: Landscape
Nikon Family: 11-20 years
Role: Occasional user, memory keeper
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The N80 is compatible with the AR-3 Threaded Cable Release.
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Will the ar-3 work on my d800? I want something simple for work in the field at night and the remote systems are too clumsy.

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Favorite Subject: Nature
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No, threaded cable release will not fit. You need a MC-30 or MC-36.
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