Arri Electronic High-Speed Ballast with AutoScan for 6,000 and 9,000W Discharge Lamps

Arri Electronic High-Speed Ballast with AutoScan for 6,000 and 9,000W Discharge Lamps

Arri Electronic High-Speed Ballast with AutoScan for 6,000 and 9,000W Discharge Lamps

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Arri Electronic High-Speed Ballast with AutoScan for 6,000 and 9,000W Discharge Lamps

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  • 1Description
The Electronic High Speed Ballast from Arri provides reliable and powerful daylight systems for modern location filming. Its compact size and features such as automatic compensation for cable losses, makes it the first choice for many box office productions. It allows 6,000 and 9,000 W discharge lamps to be used for high-speed recording up to 1,000 fps and beyond. This high-speed ballast offers AutoScan feature that ensures optimum light and image quality.

Users can select between fully automatic operations (AutoScan) and manual frequency control (Man), or combine manual frequency setting with automatic monitoring and adjustment (AutoMan). In addition, features such as ALF (Active Line Filter), CCL (Compensation of Cable Losses), and DMX control are included. For maximum ease of use, the indicators on the ballast’s front panel display the lamp wattage, DMX channel, operation mode, and the selected lamp frequency.
High Speed operation of 9,000W daylight lamps
Automatic or manual control of lamp frequency
Supports 50 or 60Hz (low noise)
Active Line Filter (ALF)
Compensation of Cable Losses (CCL)
DMX control for dimming and On/Off
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  • 1Description
Type Electronic ballast
Lamp Head Type: ARRI M-Series M90
Lamp Power 9,000 W or 6,000 W discharge lamps only
Line Voltage 180 to 250 V, 50/60 Hz, 1,N, PE (single phase)
Line Current 56 to 44 A (eff)
Power 11,200 VA maximum
Power Factor cos φ 0.98 due to Active Line Filter
Efficiency Approximately 0.91
Protection Class I
IP Rating IP22
Ambient Temperature Maximum 122°F (50°C)
DMX 512, Input and Output, dimming 100 to 50% output power
DMX Connectors DMX Input / Output (XLR 5-pol) connector
Ignition Cold start and hot restrike
Automatic Lamp Detection Indication of detected lamp type with LED (6 kW green, 9 kW yellow)
Frequency Lamp: 50/60 Hz (Low Noise), 75 Hz (Flicker Free), 900 to 1200 Hz (High Speed)
Dimensions (H x W x L) 14.1 x 10.4 x 17.7" (358 x 264 x 450 mm)
Weight 62 lb (28 kg)

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