Quote Originally Posted by wiltw View Post
Why not simply used the proven method: get a used Quantum with cable that plugs directly into the Metz 45?
The 45 CL-4 has no connector for external power, either battery or power adapter. You must connect the external power through en empty Metz battery pac.

Quote Originally Posted by wiltw View Post
Trying to do this on the cheap?
Yes, of course! That's half the fun, to use bits and pieces from the trash bins.