Alexa Mini Housing by Gates Underwater Housings

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Gates Alexa MINI Housing, includes Starlite LCD Housing only w/shade

extension, Seal Check Unit, Tool Kit, Light Bar, Lanyard

Handle, Weight Kit, Guide Bars/Control Shaft Set,

Spares Kit, O-Ring Kit, Port Cleaner, Hard-Sided

2 QTY Pelican Case Shipping Case with Foam 

2 PIN STARLITE HD-SDI Connector 

 100' Surface Feed Cable 

SP80-8GP Glass (Non-Tempered) Standard Lens Port,

includes spare O-ring

 

 PR326 Port Ring, includes spare O-ring 

 PR573 Port Ring, includes spare O-ring 

1 Misc. Parts   

Adapter Cable 2 pin to 5 pin for Starlite Monitor

ARRI Alexa Mini camera body Items Required 

( not included here ) You will need the following items

#1 ARRI ALEXA Mini camera

#2 GPB-1 GPIO Module

#3 CFast 2.0 Memory Card (consult ARRI documentation for supported brands / capacity)

#4 ARRI ALEXA Mini Viewfinder.  For camera setup only.  Not required for operation in Gates MINI Housing

 

LCD Options, use with

·        Transvideo Starlite HD5 Monitor

 

 

·        Transvideo Starlite ARRI HD5 

 

 

 

Lens Options Port Options:

  • Flat Port FP80: A simple flat element good for macro work. Element is field replaceable. Not included. 
  • Dome Port SP80-8: 8 in / 203mm optical dome is field replaceable. Acrylic and A/R coated glass versions available. Not Included   see options above for purchase
  • Dome Port SP80-10: AR Coated 10 in / 254mm optical dome port nearly a full hemisphere for ultra wide lens coverage. Not Included

 

 

 

 

Power Options

 

 

·        V-Lock Mount.  Evaluated by Gates and currently supported:

 

 

o   IDX

 

 

§  DUO-150, DUO95

 

 

§  ENDURA ELITE

 

 

§  E-HL9

 

 

§  E-HL9S

 

 

§  E-7S

 

 

o   BLUESHAPE

 

 

§  BV065

 

 

§  BV090

 

 

§  BV150

 

 

§  BV180

 

 

§  BV225

 

 

o   Other V-Lock batteries may fit.  Contact Gates for guidance.

 

 

·        Gold Mount.  Currently supported

 

 

o   DIONIC HC

Power On/Off
Record / Standby x2 (Remote & Manual)
Assignable x 12  
Direct lens coupled (manual) Focus
Direct lens coupled (manual) Iris
Direct lens coupled (manual) Zoom
Machined Aluminum, Type III Hard Anodized finish.
Stainless steel hardware.
250 feet / 76 meters. Depth LimitFully adjustable buoyancy / trim
BATTERIES
  • V-Lock type.  Contact Gates for non-standard battery size compatibility.
WARRANTY
INCLUDED ITEMS
  • ST5 External Monitor shell only (StarLite monitor not included)
  • Gates [infopopup:seal-check] system
  • Pelican Case
  • Tool & O-Ring Kit
EQUIPMENT REQUIRED

(Basic set. See Supported Equipment  for more info)

  • Camera: ARRI ALEXA Mini
  • CFast Memory Card
  • Transvideo StarLite LCD Monitor
  • V-Lock type battery
  • PL LENS of choice.  GATES Lens Compatibility

ST5 EXTERNAL MONITOR HOUSING

( MONITOR watertight ( HOUSING ) IS INCLUDED WITH MINI HOUSING.
 Electronic Monitor - TRANSVIDEO STARLITE HD5 IS NOT INCLUDED.
provide your own monitor.

The Gates ST5 Video Monitor Water Tight Housing is specifically designed for the Transvideo Starlite SDI monitor / recorder (not included), a compact, smartphone-size 5.0 / 125mm color LCD.   Accessible on the Starlite via the ST5 housing are 'Smart Corners' with direct access to a variety of functions including histogram, vectorscope, waveform and peaking.  The ST5 is a swivel-base mounted External Monitor for viewing, framing and focus at any angle --  even in bright sunlight.  The ST5 is powered by connection to the ALEXA Mini camera, eliminating extra batteries and size.RES

CLEAN, UNCOMPLICATED DESIGN

User friendly controls are 100% mechanical -- no complicated mechanisms or electronics to fail.

Simplicity = Reliability  

 

ADJUSTABLE GRIPS

Adjust the handles for perfect grip and convenient access to controls.

PRECISION PORTS

Quality optics means clarity, sharpness and NO vignetting (cutoff dark corners) to spoil your images.

 

USER-ASSIGNABLE CONTROLS

for direct access to white balance, frame rate and many others.

List of User-Assignable Functions

ADJUSTABLE CONTROLS

Set the Focus / Iris / Zoom control just the way you like: close, mid or stacked knobs make fine lens adjustments easy. 

 
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STARLITE HD5 COMPACT EXTERNAL MONITOR WATER PROOF HOUSING (INCLUDED)                                       MONITOR NOT INCLUDED 

Designed specifically for the Transvideo Starlite HD5 (not included), the ST5 is a compact 5' / 125mm HD display with Corner Controls for peaking, vectorscope and more.  The larger TVL55 External Monitor housing is optional. EXTENSIVE LENS SUPPORT

Over 70 PL mount lenses are supported in the ALEXA MINI Housing.

GATES Lens Compatibility.

Gates Recommended Lenses for 80-series ports. 

Adjustable Buoyancy Trim

ADJUSTABLE BUOYANCY AND TRIM

Add /remove trim weights for ideal buoyancy and balance -- a key to stable, fluid shots.

 

QUICK MEDIA CHANGE

Flip up the V-Lock battery for fast CFast swap on the ARRI Mini.

SEAL CHECK II

The Gates Seal Check II is included with the Flex 4K and assures housing integrity before entering the water.

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2-YEAR WARRANTY.
LEGENDARY FACTORY DIRECT SUPPORT.

Gates is synonymous with reliability and support, and only Gates offers a 2-year, renewable warranty on all housings.