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Berkey Top Mount Accessory Cheese Plate for Sony PMW-F5 & PMW-55

Berkey Systems
Abel Code: BER-F5-TMAP-1
Mfr. Code: F5-TMAP-1
Estimated to Ship – 3-7 days
This item is non-returnable.
The Berkey Top Mount Accessory Cheese Plate attaches to the (4) existing 1/4-20 holes on your Sony F5/55 camera body to provide accessory mount points.
Key Highlights
  • Original Sony handle can be remounted
  • 1/4-20 & 3/8-16 threaded mount points
  • Pass through mount holes
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The Berkey Top Mount Accessory Cheese Plate (F5-TMAP-1) allows easy access to all of your Sony PMW-F5 or PMW-F55 CineAlta camera control buttons. It provides 1/4-20 and 3/8-16 tapped holes for mounting accessories. Secure a variety of camera components for a customized camera rig. This Cheese Plate is hard anodized for long term durability.

This plate allows easy access to all of the camera control buttons and includes a viewfinder cable strain protector. Adding top mounted iris rods at 85 mm is possible with the addition of our Ultralight Rail Block. Mounting holes and screws are provided to allow the use of the factory Sony top handle. The plate comes with all fasteners needed and a screwdriver for removing your factory Sony handle.

The original Sony handle can be replaced on top of the cheese plate / top plate. 

If you add the optional Berkey Systems Ultralight Rail Block you can add top-mounted rods.



Key Highlights

  • Original Sony handle can be remounted
  • 1/4-20 & 3/8-16 threaded mount points
  • Pass through mount holes
  • Includes viewfinder strain protector
  • Easy access to all camera controls

Baseplates/Bridgeplates & Adapters

Top Plate Options:
Top Plate
Pass Through / Cheeseplate
Choose by Camera:
Sony PMW F5/F55
Mount Points:

Compatibility - Camera

Sony PMW-F5
Sony PMW-F55

Special Features

General Notes:
Original Sony Handle - on your PMW-F5 or PMW-F55 can be removed to attach the Top Plate, then reattached to the plate for a secure handgrip
Retain access - to all camera control buttons


7 in
11 in
9 in
2 lb


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