Fiber Optic Converter for DS Strobes Ikelite

Ikelite

  • $69.00


Converts the electrical bulkhead of any Ikelite DS strobe into a fiber optic port.

Updates

This Model is the Original 4401 It is at a reduced price     New in Box

Attachment and Use

The Converter simply attaches to the strobe's electrical bulkhead in place of a sync cord connector. The enlarged slave window provides approximately 90 degrees field of view for remote triggering. 

The Fiber Optic Converter automatically configures itself for compatibility with both pre-flash and non pre-flash camera modes. No setting of small switches or confusion over number of pre-flashes. Simply turn on your strobe and take one picture to configure. This adapter is a manual exposure (non-TTL) trigger only. The strobe's output may be adjusted using the manual power settings built into the strobe (varies by model). 

An individual Fiber Optic Converter and compatible cord is needed for each strobe. Use of two strobes requires two Fiber Optic Converters.

This converter attaches to an Ikelite DS strobe. It is not intended to be attached to a housing and will provide no functionality if attached to an Ikelite bulkhead in a housing.

Alternatives

There are two shooting scenarios where the High Sensitivity Optical Slave Converter # 4405 would be a better option:

  • If you're shooting a DSLR or mirrorless camera with Nauticam fiber optic converter and want to shoot at a higher frame rate (4 FPS or faster).
  • If your primary purpose is to trigger your strobes remotely at a distance from the housing without a fiber optic cable in between.

Strobe Compatibility

  • Ikelite DS50, DS51
  • Ikelite DS125
  • Ikelite DS160, DS161 

Fiber Optic Cord Compatibility

  • Ikelite Fiber Optic Coiled Cord # 4501

 

In the Box

Fiber Optic Converter

Connector protector # 0301.12


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