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B&H # KIBAL427120U MFR # BAL-427-120U

The 4Bank Ballast from Kino Flo is designed to power the 4' or 2' versions of the 4-lamp 4Bank fluorescent fixture. The silent, flicker-free ballast, specifically developed for film and video production, has 4-lamp on/off switching, runs on 100-240 VAC current and can power the fixture up to 75' away using optional head-to-ballast extension cables. It has a special Select switch to raise or drop wattage for output and color control.
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  • Powers 2' or 4' 4Bank Fluorescents
  • US/North American Plug
  • 100-240 VAC
  • Flicker-Free Operation
  • Instant Start
  • Individual Lamp Switching
  • Silent Operation

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Optimized for ARRI's M8 and M18 as well as the True Blue D5 and D12 HMI lampheads, this EB MAX 1.8 High Speed Electronic Ballast will safely power up your fixture while also providing plenty of advanced features to improve performance. It works with lampheads ranging from 575W up to 1800W and offers AutoScan for optimizing light quality, even when working at frequencies up to 1200 Hz. Other built-in features include an Active Line Filter and Compensation of Cable Losses, ensuring light quality is consistent and that the power supplied is appropriate, even over longer distances. DMX control is provided as well, allowing from dimming from 50-100%, on/off controls, and the ability to adjust the operation mode and frequency. Additionally, it has a low frequency setting for minimizing noise and an array of LED status indicators for quickly viewing settings.
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  • For 575, 800, 1200 & 1800W HMI Lampheads
  • 1200 Hz High-Speed Filming Capability
  • Auto Lamp and Head Detection
  • CCL (Compensation of Cable Loss)
  • ALF (Active Line Filter)
  • DMX Control
  • Dimming from 50-100%
  • LED Status Indicators
  • Low Noise Mode

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The 120-220 VAC Arri 400/575W Electronic Ballast with ALF is a dual voltage electronic ballast for the Pocket Par 400 HMI light, and features an Active Line Filter for Power Factor Correction. ALF provides a higher Power Factor resulting in more efficient power use. This is accomplished by shifting the voltage and current waveforms in phase and minimizing harmonics and spikes. ALF also minimizes the current carried back on the neutral leg of the power systems.
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This is an electronic, dimmable, 200 watt dimming ballast power supply for Desisti HMI light heads.
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The 575/800 High Speed Ballast with ALF and DMX for M8 has been introduced by ARRI to power the ground-breaking M8 lamp head with MAX reflector technology and 1,000Hz capability for frame rates of 1,000 fps and beyond. The EB 575/800W allows high speed shooting of sports events, industrial applications, automotive component testing and ballistics or material testing without any concerns about flicker. This versatile power source has been streamlined and packed with features like CCL to compensate for power loss over long cable runs and Active Line Filter. ALF provides a higher Power Factor resulting in more efficient power use. This is accomplished by shifting the voltage and current waveforms in phase and minimizing harmonics and spikes. ALF also minimizes the current carried back on the neutral leg of the power systems.

Compatible with ARRI D, X, Compact, Daylight 575W and 800W Daylights with CCL such as the M8, the EB 575/800W features DMX on/off and 100-50% dimming control, as well as automatic detection of lamp heads. The ballast employs both fan and convection cooling and a low noise mode for quiet operation on-set. To help you monitor the unit while shooting, the EB 575/800W has LED indicators for DMX, protective earth, over temperature, frequency mode, lamp on, and detected lamp head, as well as an illuminated On/Off switch.

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  • 50-100% Dimming
  • 1,000 Hz Capable
  • 90-250 VAC
  • Automatic Detection of Lamp Head
  • DMX Control
  • ALF: Active Line Filter
  • CCL: Compensation of Cable Loss
  • Low Noise Mode
  • Fan and Convection Cooling
  • VEAM Connector

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B&H # KIBAL457120U MFR # BAL-457-120U

The North American plug 4Bank DMX Ballast from Kino Flo is a high frequency ballast with DMX 512/1990 support with Auto Terminate. It can control the four lamp 4Bank fluorescent lighting fixture from a distance of up to 75' for extra versatility with the use of optional extension cables. It also will work with either the 2' or 4' lamps. The ballast features four on/off switches for controlling each lamp independently. Also, this version has a universal voltage of 100-240 VAC and features a North American plug.
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  • Works with 4Bank Lighting Fixture
  • DMX 512/1990 Support
  • Controls Lamps up to 75' Away
  • Individual Lamp On/Off Switches
  • Universal Voltage of 100-240 VAC

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B&H # KIBAL457230U MFR # BAL-457-230U

The Europlug 4Bank DMX Ballast from Kino Flo is a high frequency ballast with DMX 512/1990 support with Auto Terminate. It can control the four lamp 4Bank fluorescent lighting fixture from a distance of up to 75' for extra versatility with the use of optional extension cables. It also will work with either the 2' or 4' lamps. The ballast features four on/off switches for controlling each lamp independently. Also, this version has a universal voltage of 240-100 VAC and features a Europlug.
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  • Works with 4Bank Lighting Fixture
  • DMX 512/1990 Support
  • Controls Lamps up to 75' Away
  • Individual Lamp On/Off Switches
  • Universal Voltage of 240-100 VAC

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This Dedolight Monochrome DC Ballast for DLED2.1Y-D/DLED2.1YHSM-D Daylight Lamp Heads dims the output of these daylight heads with no color change. Input is 6-18 VDC.
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  • Dimmable
  • No Color Change

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This DC Ballast for DLED2.1Y-BI / DLED2.1YHSM-BI Bicolor Lamp Heads is a dimmable bicolor ballast that also provides continuous variable color temperature from 2,800 to 6,000K. Input is 6-18 VDC.
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  • Dimmable
  • Variable Color Temperature

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This Dedolight DT4.1-BAT-AB DC Ballast for DLED4.1 Tungsten/Daylight Lamp Heads is a 100-0% dimmable ballast with a D-Tap connector. Input is 10.2-18.0 VDC.
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  • Dimmable

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This Dedolight DT4.1-BAT-AB DC Ballast for DLED4.1 Bicolor Lamp Head is a dimmable ballast with a D-Tap connector that also provides continuous variable color temperature from 3,000 to 6,000K. Input is 10.2-18.0 VDC.
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  • Dimmable
  • Variable Color Temperature

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The Bron Kobold EWB 200 AC Ballast for DW200 HMI Light is a multi-voltage power supply with 60-100% dimming, flicker-free output and a water-resistant IP43 rating. The ballast offers automatic voltage and lamp detection as well a built-in heater that ensures 1 minute ready time. The unit is dead quiet thanks to its convection cooling system.

An electronic monitoring system keeps you appraised of the ballast's status which is displayed on corresponding LEDs on the front panel. Safety features include reinforced insulation, protective earth mains line, two 3.15A fuses, ignition overload protection and a temperature monitor.

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  • 200W Constant Power Output, Flicker-free
  • Power Factor Control, 4-Pin Power Input
  • IP43 Water-Resistant Rating
  • Automatic Voltage Recognition
  • Automatic Lamp Detection
  • Reinforced Insulation, Protective Earth
  • Automatic Heater for 1 Minute Ready Time
  • High Efficiency: 89%
  • Electronic Monitoring System
  • Lightweight, Compact Design

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The EB 6/9kW Electronic Ballast with ALF and DMX has been introduced by ARRI to power their innovative M90 6/9kW lamp head. This versatile power source has been streamlined and packed with features like CCL to compensate for power loss over long cable runs and ALF (Active Line Filter) which provides a higher Power Factor resulting in more efficient power use. This is accomplished by shifting the voltage and current waveforms in phase and minimizing harmonics and spikes. ALF also minimizes the current carried back on the neutral leg of the power systems.

Since the M90 can accept either of Osram's 6 or 9kW lamps, the EB 6/9kW features automatic detection of both lamps and lamp heads. There's also a low noise mode and DMX on/off and 100-50% dimming control.To help you monitor the unit while shooting, it has LED indicators for input voltage, protective earth, over temperature, lamp on, detected lamp, and low noise mode as well as an illuminated on/off switch.

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  • Use 6 or 9kW Lamp with M90
  • Auto Lamp and Head Detection
  • CCL (Compensation of Cable Loss)
  • ALF (Active Line Filter)
  • DMX Control
  • 100 - 50% Dimming
  • LED Status Indicators
  • Low Noise Mode
  • IP 21 Rating, VEAM Connector

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Designed to power the DLH1200D HMI Lamp Head, the DEB1200D Electronic Ballast from Dedolight features DMX control, advanced heat dissipation and multi-voltage compatibility.

No effort has been spared to safeguard the unit's operation and maintain consistency of the output. Surge, overload and short-circuit protection are employed to guard against electrical spikes while PFC (active Power Factor Correction) maintains consistent current. The switchable silent ventilator remains off during normal operation and operates only under high heat conditions. The unit is dimmable from 50 - 100% via DMX and like the lamp head, features rainproof construction.

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  • DMX Control
  • Overload and Surge Protection
  • Rainproof Construction
  • Active Power Factor Correction
  • Auto Start Function

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Designed to power the DLH1200D HMI Lamp Head, the 90-264 VAC DEB1200D-RB 1200W High-Speed Flicker-Free Electronic Ballast from Dedolight features DMX control, advanced heat dissipation and multi-voltage compatibility as well as a high-speed frequency of 1,000 Hz for high frame rates. Surge, overload and short-circuit protection are employed to guard against electrical spikes while PFC (active Power Factor Correction) maintains consistent current. The switchable silent ventilator remains off during normal operation and operates only under high heat conditions. The unit is dimmable from 50-100% via DMX and like the lamp head, features rainproof construction.
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  • 1,000 Hz Frequency
  • DMX Control
  • Overload and Surge Protection
  • Rainproof Construction
  • Active Power Factor Correction
  • Auto Start Function

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The 6K/9K Ballast for Alpha 9K HMI Lamp Head from K5600 is a dimmable power supply rated for use with 190-265 VAC current. The 54.6 lb compact unit can power the 2.5, 4, 6 and 9K Alphas and run them at 100 Hz, 300 Hz and even at 1000 Hz. This ballast has an Auto Scan function which automatically corrects variation in frequency to ensure stable shooting at any speed.
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  • Dimmable
  • 100, 300, 1000 Hz
  • For 2.5, 4, 6 and 9K Alphas

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The ARRI 1200/1800W Electronic Ballast with DMX and ALF is intended for use with the newly designed, more efficient ARRI M18 and Arrisun AS18 Fresnel lamp heads (not included). This ballast has DMX for precise remote control and ALF (Active Line Filter) which provides a higher Power Factor resulting in more efficient power use. This is accomplished by shifting the voltage and current waveforms in phase and minimizing harmonics and spikes. The ALF also minimizes the current carried back on the neutral leg of the power systems. Cable Loss Compensation, which prevents power loss in head-to-ballast cables up to 300' (91 m) long, is also featured. The ballast has a low-noise switch and a power factor of 0.98.
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  • Cable Loss Compensation
  • Active Line Filter
  • DMX 512
  • For M18 and Arrisun 1800 Fixtures
  • ETL Certified

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This is a compact, 120-220 VAC, flicker-free 125/200W Electronic Ballast from Arri, and is specifically designed for the Pocket-Lite 200W HMI light.
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The ARRI 125/200W DC Electronic Ballast is a compact, multi voltage, flicker-free electronic DC ballast designed to work with your choice of DC 24-30 Volt sources.

This ballast has been certified for sale and use in Canada by the Canadian Standards Association.
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The ARRI 125/200W High Speed Electronic Ballast with ALF is designed for use with ARRI 125W or 200W HMI luminaries for high-speed photography at 500 to 5000 frames per second The ballast operates 1000 Hz rather than the typical 50 to 200 Hz and incorporates ALF (Active Line Filter). ALF provides a higher Power Factor resulting in more efficient power use. This is accomplished by shifting the voltage and current waveforms in phase and minimizing harmonics and spikes. ALF also minimizes the current carried back on the neutral leg of the power infrastructure.

This ballast has been certified for sale and use in Canada by the Canadian Standards Association.
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  • Photography At Up to 5000 fps
  • For 125/200W HMI Fixtures

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