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The way I look at the price is my time is valuable. The model's time is valuable. If 1-2 misfires occur for every 10, that a 10-20% misfire rate. Let's say I've booked a model for $200 for a session. That's $10-20 wasted. Ten models, and I've out $100-200 bucks.

In reality it is even more. Just like you demonstrated, when the trigger does not fire, you waste time trying to figure why it is not firing. You change things, and all of that is more time, meaning more wasted money.

I want my wasted frames to be my mistakes, not the equipment.

If you are shooting a couple of times a year, who cares. If you shoot each week or even each weekend, you ought to care.