9-2-3 Detaching the Viewfinder
Detaching the viewfinder
Point the viewfinder barrel up or down.
Loosen the viewfinder left-right positioning ring.
Holding the viewfinder stopper up, slide the
viewfinder in the direction indicated by the arrow and
Remove the viewfinder cable and microphone cable
from the clamps and disconnect them.
9-2-4 Moving the Viewfinder Shoe
Using a hexagonal wrench 2.5 mm across flats,
remove the bolts (M3 × 25) and spring washers, to
detach the viewfinder shoe from the camcorder body.
Viewfinder shoe assembly (A-8278-412-G)
9-2 Adjusting the Viewfinder
Fit two of the four holes in the back of the viewfinder
shoe over the upper two pins on the fixing plate. Make
sure that the triangular mark on the viewfinder shoe is
Using the bolts and spring washers removed in step 1,
fix the viewfinder shoe to the camcorder.
9-2-5 Using the BKW-401
Viewfinder Rotation Bracket
By fitting a BKW-401 Viewfinder Rotation Bracket (not
supplied), you can rotate the viewfinder out of the way so
that your right leg does not hit the viewfinder while you are
carrying the camcorder.
Using the BKW-401 Viewfinder Rotation Bracket
To fit the BKW-401 to the camcorder, proceed as follows.
Fit these holes over