Introduction

Removing the grip is necessary to reach the battery door. This process is safe and easy.

Parts

No parts required.

Remove the two 4.8 mm black screws above the lens on the front of the camera.
  • Remove the two 4.8 mm black screws above the lens on the front of the camera.

Remove the 4.3 mm black screw under the lens ring and the 4.8 mm black screw under the camera.
  • Remove the 4.3 mm black screw under the lens ring and the 4.8 mm black screw under the camera.

Remove the 4.8 mm black screw on the left side of the camera.
  • Remove the 4.8 mm black screw on the left side of the camera.

Remove the front panel by carefully lifting it away from the camera's body.
  • Remove the front panel by carefully lifting it away from the camera's body.

Slide the outer eyepiece upward to remove it.
  • Slide the outer eyepiece upward to remove it.

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Remove the two 4.75 mm Phillips #00 screws located on opposite ends on the top of the camera.
  • Remove the two 4.75 mm Phillips #00 screws located on opposite ends on the top of the camera.

Remove the four 4.3 mm Phillips #00 screws near the bottom corners of the eyepiece at the back of camera.
  • Remove the four 4.3 mm Phillips #00 screws near the bottom corners of the eyepiece at the back of camera.

Slowly separate the top panel from the camera by pushing it upward.
  • Slowly separate the top panel from the camera by pushing it upward.

  • Be careful, as wires and a ribbon cable are still attaching the top panel to the camera.

Separating the top panel too far or quickly can damage the connecting wiring.
  • Separating the top panel too far or quickly can damage the connecting wiring.

Remove two 6.5 mm black screws from the panel.
  • Remove two 6.5 mm black screws from the panel.

Remove plastic Remote Control Socket cap by pulling it straight out.
  • Remove plastic Remote Control Socket cap by pulling it straight out.

Slide panel toward bottom of camera to remove. Slide panel toward bottom of camera to remove.
  • Slide panel toward bottom of camera to remove.

Remove two 5.5 mm screws from front of camera.
  • Remove two 5.5 mm screws from front of camera.

Remove grip panel.
  • Remove grip panel.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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