Camera PC Male Flash Sync Cord
If you want a camera PC male flash sync cord, there are several different types available. One such flash sync cable has two male PC sync heads, which can be fitted into any accessory that accepts the standard male PC connection. Some camera PC male flash sync cords are a generous 5 metres long and so an accessory can be used up to 5 metres away from the camera.
Another type of male to male flash PC sync cable has a screw lock, so that the cable can be locked securely to the PC socket of the camera. This is a professional spring PC sync cable which is 1ft long unstretched, but will stretch to 4.9 feet. The material of the connector is copper with gold plating so it will not oxidise. This sync cable cord is compatible with many Canon and Nikon cameras.
Another type of camera PC male flash sync cord is a 3.5mm plug to male and will work on most flashes that accept a single pin plug. The cable is 3.5 metres long. There is also a 2.5mm plug to male flash sync cord cable available.
Hot Shoe Adapter
In addition you can purchase a hot shoe adapter PC sync cord. This adapter is for older digital cameras that only have a plain accessory shoe, but have a PC socket. It is approximately 18.5cm long and can also be used for connecting optical slave triggers or wireless receivers with a female PC port.
A Nikon SC-11 flash sync cord is compatible with specific Nikon cameras and flashes. They are lightweight and durable, easy to attach and remove and are 38cm long.
The Sonia sync lead cord is for Metz flashes CL 1, 3 and 4; CT 4, 3 and 60; CT 45-49 and Power Grips G15 and G16. It is not suitable for the CT-1 and CT-5. It extends to approximately 120cm.