last update: 21 February 2002

  Nikon Speedlight SB-11

The SB-11 is a redesigned flash-gun style Speedlight with more power than the previous Nikon flash-gun-style model (SB-5), plus ability to provide TTL exposure with the F3. It was introduced in 1980.


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GN: 119 (ft), 36 (m)
Weight: 30.3 oz (860g) (w/o batteries)
Size: 10.9” (276mm) tall x 4.1” (104mm) wide x 4.6” (118mm) deep
Power: eight AA batteries
Recycle Time: 8 seconds minimum (full discharge)
# of Flashes: ~150 at full manual
Flash Duration: 1/800
Coverage: 35mm lens (56 degrees horizontal, 40 degrees vertical)
Case: NA
Key Features: Flash automatically shuts off when flash-to-subject distance is 2 to 30 feet (0.6m to 9m) at f/4. Head can be tilted to 30, 60, 90 or 120 degrees. Accessory SW-3 wide-angle adapter for 28mm lens coverage. The SB-11 can synchronize with an additional off-camera flash using an SC-11 Sync Cord between the two flashe units. External power capability with the SD-7 battery pack.

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Other Speedlights
SB-1, SB-2, SB-3, SB-4,
, SB-6, SB-7E, SB-8E,
SB-9, SB-10, SB-E, SB-11,
SB-12, SB-14, SB-140,
, SB-16, SB-17,
, SB-19, SB-20,
, SB-22, SB-22s,
, SB-24, SB-25,
, SB-27,
, SB-30,
, SB-80DX


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