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Pentax Power Packs and Accessories

Multifunction Devices

Power Packs

Table 1. Pentax power pack units.
Camera Power Sources Usable With Powered By Weight (g) Features Accessories i Intro-
duced
Discon-
tinued
Remote Battery Pack F SF-series camera bodies 4 AA 80 unknown   1987> <1993
AA Battery Grip SF SF-series camera bodies 4 AA unknown unknown   1987> <1993
Battery Pack Fg ZX/MZ-series camera bodies 4 AA 92 unknown   <1997 2005
Battery Grip BG-10 ii MZ-S 4 AA (alcaline or lithium) 185 unknown   2001 2005
Battery Grip D-BG1 *ist D 4 x 1.5 Volt AA Size
or 2 x CR-3V
180 unknown   2003 2006
Battery Grip D-BG2 K10D D-LI50 235 unknown   2006 2008
Battery Grip D-BG3 K200D 4 x 1.5 Volt AA Size 175 ON/OFF collar, shutter release, exposure lock   2008 2010
Battery Grip D-BG4 K-7 D-LI90 or 6 x 1.5 Volt AA Size 245 ON/OFF collar, shutter release, exposure compensation, ISO, front and rear control wheel   2009 item still in production
Flash Power Sources Usable With Powered By Weight (g) Features Accessories i Intro-
duced
Discon-
tinued
AC Adapter II AF400T, AF080C AC household current 870 unknown   <1984 1984>
Grip Battery Pack AF400T 6 AA (regular or NiCd) 125 unknown   <1984 1984>
Power Pack 510V AF400T, AF080C 510V multi-cell battery ? unknown   <1984 1984>
TR Power Pack AF400T, AF080C 6 C (regular or NiCd) 490 unknown Case with shoulder strap <1984 1984>
TR Power Pack II AF500FTZ 6 C (non-NiCd) 370 unknown Power cord, case, strap 1992> 2003
Motor Power Sources Usable With Powered By Weight (g) Features Accessories i Intro-
duced
Discon-
tinued
Battery Pack A Motor Drive A 8 AA 175 unknown (Power Cord A, Remote Cord A) <1984 1984>
Battery Grip M Motor Drive LX, Motor Drive MD, Motor Drive MX 12 AA 203 unknown (Power Cord M) <1984 1984>
NiCd Battery Pack LX Motor Drive LX, Motor Drive MD, Motor Drive MX built-in battery 187 unknown (Power Cord M, Trigger Cord M, Charge Pack M, Power Pack M) <1984 1984>
NiCd Battery Pack M Motor Drive LX, Motor Drive MD, Motor Drive MX built-in battery (15 V) 179 unknown (Power Cord M, Trigger Cord M, Charge Pack M, Power Pack M) <1984 1984>
Remote Battery Pack Winder LX, Winder ME II 4 AA 187 unknown   <1984 1984>

Cables

FDP Grip Strap (for PZ-1, PZ-1p, Z-1, PZ-1p)

Note that the Pentax FDP Grip Strap is not a battery pack. It is merely a hollow plastic device that looks like one. It does make the Z-1 a lot easier and nice to hand-hold, however.


i = Items listed inside parentheses are optional and must be purchased separately.
ii = The BG-10 features on the front: shutter release button with preview switch and remote sensor receiver and on the rear: AE lock button, main swicth, remote control switch and 2nd receiver.