Used to connect ETC S4 Leko Lens to create ellipsoidal projector.
The Orbiter Docking Ring mounts effortlessly onto the Quick Lighting Mount (QLM) of every Orbiter. The Docking Ring is automatically recognized by the luminaire and adjusts the light output for ultimate performance. Attaching third-party optics can also be done simply and swiftly without any tools required. The operation of third-party optics is safe due to the built-in automatic and low-noise cooling fan.
Good to know: The Docking Ring is not needed to apply ARRI optics and accessories; it is only necessary for third-party optics.
The Orbiter Docking Ring itself is lightweight and small in size: ~ 1 kg / 2.2 lbs. and 246 mm x 225 mm x 86 mm / 9.7 in. x 8.9 in. x 3.4 in. This allows for easy transportation – either mounted on the Orbiter or separately. The Docking Ring is not needed to apply ARRI optics and accessories; it is only necessary for third-party optics. This accessory is available in black.
This new accessory gives a second life to already owned equipment. The Orbiter’s built-in reflector and collimator boost older equipment’s efficiency. Furthermore, Orbiter’s high power and output, along with its outstanding optical performance, homogeneous field, and clean projection raises the value of third-party equipment. A manageable investment that will have a big impact on additional versatility. The Orbiter Docking Ring is a great possibility for rentals to provide even more diversity to their customers. Also, theatres, productions, photographers and many more users can experience a state-of-the-art light engine, while benefiting from this innovation as they can now use the tunable LED fixture with a wide range of already owned optics in addition to ARRI optics.
Which Optics Can be Used with Orbiter Docking Ring?
Any third-party Projection optic, Fresnel and Cyc-optic with the size between ⌀134 mm / 5.3 in and ⌀ 161,35 mm / 6.3 in and the max. weight of 7,9 kg / 17,4 lbs. can be applied to the Orbiter Docking Ring. The user manual contains a drawing of the adapter mount and further information.
What is the Max Weight of Accessory that Can be Used with Docking Ring?
The max. weight which can be applied to the Orbiter Docking Ring is 7.9 kg / 17.4 lbs.