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Nikon SB-800 flash won't rotate any more

I have a nikon SB-800. I can tilt it up and down but it won't rotate left and right any more. Any ideas ?

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Your flash needs to be opened.There is a small pin which must have got stuck. In SB 800 we need to open both upper and lower portions of the flash. If you are good at opening gadgets, just try with proper tools. Careful not to touch the main Condenser terminals. If you are in India, I can help you out. 09341932677

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