The new Zephyr vest design incorporates adjustable and pivoting shoulder buckles provides comfort during extended use, and removable vest and pad covers for easy cleaning or replacement. The frictionless, smooth Iso-Elastic Stabilizer Arm can support from 9 to 23lbs of payload weight. The Arm/Vest interface can be quickly customized for the operator without the use of tools via a one-touch lift adjustment for each section.
The system is supplied with a 7”, 16:9/4:3 composite NTSC/PAL LCD monitor, or optional 7” 16:9/4:3 HD/composite LCD monitor that features enhanced image quality and a wide viewing angle, even under bright sunlight, perfect for field production use. Input configurations include: Analog NTSC/PAL Composite/S-Video/Component/RGB and HD/SDSDI (SMPTE-274M, 296M, 260M, 125M) with active loop through.
The camera mounting stage features enhanced mounting stability with standard HD and composite BNC video connectors, 2 x standard 3-pin LEMO power connectors and expandability ports for future accessories. Also includes a dual axis vernier adjustable mounting platform and extended camera mounting dovetail plate.
The Sled Base features extendable rigid aluminum monitor and battery mounting rods, that can be easily removed for compact storage or transport. A single mounting rod release allows for quick set-ups and ease of dynamic and inertial adjustments.
Tilting and rotationally indexed monitor mount
Inertial control and adjustability via standard Steadicam Merlin type balance weights
Balance control via standard ¼-20 mounting hole at the base of the sled and additional balance weights
Standard dovetail base for mounting of future options or accessories
Standard HD BNC video connectors
Standard 3-pin Lemo power connectors for additional power output or input via optional 2nd battery mount
Optional 2nd battery mount for parallel 12V capability or 24V capability
Anton Bauer or V-lock battery compatible
Telescopic, indexed carbon fiber main post with internal safety line
No tools post clamp
Standard 7” composite LCD or optional 7” HD/Composite LCD available
No tools adjustable knurled gimbal handle with ergonomic handle
Standard Steadicam Tango compatibility.
Camera Mounting Chassis (Sled)
New X-Y Vernier Stage
Drop-in Dovetail Camera Mount
2x Lemo Power Connector on stage
2x BNC Connector on Stage (Composite and HD)
12/24V Via 1x 3-Pin Lemo
HD Capable Via 1x BNC
2-Section CF Post
AB Battery Mount (12/24V) (optional)
V-Loc Battery Mount (12/24V) (optional)
Dual Rod Pilot Type Base
Coiled Post Cable
24V Capability (via after sales battery mount)
1/4-20 Mounting for Base Weights
Inertial/Balance Control via Merlin weights
Active Matrix 16:9 / 4:3 Color LCD monitor
Lightweight Vest (Compact Vest optional)
Battery Mount (IDX V-mount or Anton Bauer mount)
12V Power Cable
3 ft. lightweight BNC video cable
Soft Case (Optional Hard Case)
BNC to RCA Adaptor
RCA to BNC Adaptor
2x Mounting screws
2x Locating Pin
2x Start Weight
2x Middle Weight
No-tools Gimbal Clamp
EFP Instructional DVD
SK Instructional DVD
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