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Edelkrone SliderPLUS PRO Large (70cm) Remote Time Lapse Control Slider Kit

SliderPLUS PRO Large (70cm) Remote Time Lapse Control Slider Kit

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The Edelkrone SliderPLUS PRO Large (70cm) Slider Kit is a unique slider which has effectively twice the slider travel as its length due to a unique tracking mechanism, so it has a very small footprint which makes it perfect for travel productions.

This smooth running mechanism runs on steel bearings and allows the rails of the slider to move with the camera when mounted on a tripod, which gives 700mm of slider travel, although it is only 537mm in length, weighs only 2.14kg and comes in a pouch small enough to fit inside a suitcase!

This version includes a full timelapse kit with pan or tilt head and cables to control Sony/Canon DSLR cameras timelapse shooting function.  Non timelapse version of slider

Its compact sizes makes it ideal for travel, as it takes of up less room in your camera bag than other sliders with a similar sliding range and it supports loads of upto 12kg, so it is suitable for C300, FS-700 etc and other small cameras.

The tracking system works by having two thin bands that are connected to each side of the mounting plate and base plate. When placed on a flat surface, the base plate travels in the opposite direction of the mounting plate. This will yield results of traditional slider. To take advantage of the design, the SliderPLUS needs to be mounted to a tripod. When mounted on a tripod, the movement of the base plate is restricted, causing the rails to move through the base plate in the same direction as the mounting plate.

With traditional sliders, you're often limited to the amount of dolly in/out you can do, because the slider itself usually will end up in the shot eventually. With the SliderPLUS, the rails are also retracting backwards with the camera, allowing for longer dolly in/out shots. A lock mechanism can be engaged to keep the slider from moving if the tripod becomes unlevel.

The slider provides a 3/8"-16 threaded hole at the bottom of the base plate for attaching to a tripod and we supply this system with a lightweight Manfrotto head without charge, so that you can operate pan and tilt as well as slide.

Full 2 axis Remote Time Lapse Control with Action and 

This is a terrifically elegant system which has 2 x removable modules which when fitted allow:

  • Remote slider control,
  • remote pan or tilt operation (only one of these at one time),
  • camera stop motion control with cables provided for Sony and Canon DSLR cameras.
  • 90 degree operation with L Bracket 90 degree mounting option provided.
  • The system is configured to be powered from 2 x small Canon DSLR batteries (provided).

Note that if the slider needs to have the belt replaced for a geared belt if being used in time lapse mode. Damage will be done to the system if manual control of the slider is used with the geared belt in place, so this needs to be either configured for manual or time lapse use.  4 x allen keys are needed to be undone for the belt to be replaced, 

Time Lapse Camera Control

  • C1 and C3 Canon Cables will remote control Canon DSLR Cameras
  • S1 and S3 Sony Cables will remote control Sony DSLR Cameras

Features and Specification

  • CNC machined aluminum construction
  • Steel ball bearings
  • 1/4"-20 and 3/8"-16 threaded screws
  • Manfrotto lighweight tripod head
  • 3/8"-16 threaded mounting hole
  • Adjustable feet for use on ground or flat surfaces
  • Size: 537x92x64mm
  • Weight (without head): 2.14kg
  • Travel on tripod: 700mm
     

 

The Edelkrone SliderPLUS PRO Large (70cm) Slider Kit is a unique slider which has effectively twice the slider travel as its length due to a unique tracking mechanism, so it has a very small footprint which makes it perfect for travel productions.  

This version includes a full timelapse kit with pan or tilt head and cables to control Sony/Canon DSLR cameras timelapse shooting function.

Non timelapse version of slider

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  • Rate:
    £100/day £400/week Add to Shoot Kit

 

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