Canon CN7x17/T2.95-3.9 PL zoom with servo control (EF or PL mount)

Popular cabrio-type compact cinema zoom

£320.00 / day
£960.00 / week

Canon 17-120mm/T2.95-3.9 Cabrio-type PL-mount compact zoom with handheld servo pack for ENG use and which features the longest range of any lightweight zoom and also PL compability. Offered in either EF or PL mount.
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The Canon 17-120mm/T2.95 Cabrio-type lens has a detachable handgrip, converting it from an ENG/EFP handheld zoom to a cinema zoom. The removable servo drive contains built-in lens motors for focus, iris, and zoom, with a rocker switch controlling the zoom and the focus ring rotation of 180° to be in line with existing ENG lenses.

It is extremely sensitive as well with a T/2.95 maximum aperture and this holds to 91mm, then at the long end of the lens, the lens ramps to T3.9 at 120mm.  This onloy becomes notable at the very tail end of the zoom.

The Canon connects with the hot shoe contacts in the lens mounts of newer PL-mount cameras and offers many cabling options for further compatibility.  It also features /i information for compatible systems as well. Compatibility with Preston, Arri, Heden or cMotion systems by detaching the handgrip for remote operation with any third party controller. The drive is self-centering, and will calibrate itself when reattached.

The Canon has a close focus of 85cm and Canon specs state that this is weatherproof and shock proof, though we urge our clients not to test or rely on this!

Canon CN7x17mm/T2.95 Cabrio-type Compact Cinema Zoom

  • Aperture T2.95 (17-91mm);  After this, the lens ramps to T3.9 at 120mm
  • General Zoom Length Range 17-120mm
  • Zoom Ratio 7x
  • 4K resolution
  • Iris Blades: 11
  • Close Focus 0.85m
  • Angle of Focus Rotation 180°
  • Angle of Zoom Rotation 120°
  • Length 254.9 mm (PL Version)
  • Front Diameter 114 mm/4.5”
  • Weight 2.9 kg/6.4 lbs
  • Angular of View (16:9 Aspect Ratio) at 1.9: 26.2 x 13.8mm:  75.2° x 44.2° at 17mm; 12.5° x 6.6° at 120mm
  • Camera Mount PL-mount or EF mount upon request

Supplied on a 3 day hire rate.

Kit Contents

  • Canon Servo PL Zoom CN7x17 17-120mm T2.8 PL/EF
  • Lens Front Cap 114mm
  • Lens End Cap
  • PL Mount or EF Mount (Depending on config)
  • Lens Hood (Square)
  • Lens Cap (Square)
  • Lens Support Ext Shaft
  • Zoom Bar Short
  • Cable D-tap to Hirose 12 pin (Canon Style)
Focal Length 17 to 120mm
Lens Mount Canon EF
Format Super35/APS-C
Maximum T-Stop T2.95 to 3.9
Diagonal Angle of View Super35: 87.2 to 14.1°
Minimum Focus Distance From : 2.8′ / 0.85 m
Iris Blades 11
Gear MOD & Pitch Focus: 0.8 MOD / 32 Pitch
Focus: 0.4 MOD / 64 Pitch
Zoom: 0.5 MOD / 51 Pitch
Front Diameter 114 mm
Zoom Ratio 7x
Dimensions (W x H) 6.9 x 4.9″ / 175.3 x 124.5 mm
Length 10.4″ / 263 mm
Weight 6.4 lb / 2.9 kg
Canon Servo PL Zoom CN7x17 17-120mm T2.8 PL/EF
Lens Front Cap 114mm
Lens End Cap
PL Mount or EF Mount (Depending on config)
Lens Hood (Square)
Lens Cap (Square)
Lens Support Ext Shaft
Zoom Bar Short
Cable D-tap to Hirose 12 pin (Canon Style)

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