I suggest offering your services to do this kind of mod. Most people -- me for example -- wouldn't even want to put a screw driver within 5 feet of their (my) camera.
On 1/11/2013 11:41 AM, Thomas wrote:
> Having resolved some problems with pinched wires, I've revised my
> procedure for wiring out the shutter switch on the Sony NEX-5n. The new
> instructions are [here]
> <http://tksharpless.net/gear/NEX-5N/Hotwire-NEX-5n.html> . Probably
> good for -5r too. I've done this mode several times now and not killed
> a camera yet.