Impact Cruiser AC/DC 500Ws Battery Powered TTL Monolight

BH #IMACDC500TTL • MFR #ACDC-500-TTL
Impact
Impact Cruiser AC/DC 500Ws Battery Powered TTL Monolight
Key Features
  • Wireless TTL Capable
  • Optional Canon/Nikon/Sony Transmitters
  • AC Power and Removable Battery
  • Lithium-Ion Battery
With the introduction of the Cruiser AC/DC 500Ws Battery Powered TTL Monolight Impact brings you wireless freedom not only from the AC outlet, but from PC and TTL cords as well. The flash head is powered by a removable lithium-ion battery and can provide up to 350 full-power flashes on a single charge. You can also run the Cruiser in the studio on AC power via its multi-voltage adapter. A charger is provided to top up the power in the removable battery. The light's 10W LED modelling is designed to draw minimal power. The flash head's wireless TTL works with your camera's auto-exposure system like a speedlight. The Cruiser has a built-in wireless receiver that allows you to control the light wirelessly at distances up to 328'. A Cruiser Wireless Controller for Nikon, Canon, or Sony cameras is required for remote use. You can also shoot in manual mode for simple remote triggering. Part of the TTL system, HSS (High Speed Sync) allows flash syncing (Canon and Nikon) up to 1/8000 sec to overwhelm the sun, control background light intensity or to shoot with wide apertures.
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Impact Cruiser AC/DC 500Ws Battery Powered TTL Monolight

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Impact ACDC 500 TTL Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2TTL, High Speed Sync and Manual Mode
  • 3AC or Battery Power
  • 4LED Modeling Lamp
  • 5Freeze Action with Short Flash Durations
  • 6Traditional Sync Modes
  • 7Universal Voltage

With the introduction of the Cruiser AC/DC 500Ws Battery Powered TTL Monolight Impact brings you wireless freedom not only from the AC outlet, but from PC and TTL cords as well. The flash head is powered by a removable lithium-ion battery and can provide up to 350 full-power flashes on a single charge. You can also run the Cruiser in the studio on AC power via its multi-voltage adapter. A charger is provided to top up the power in the removable battery. The light's 10W LED modelling is designed to draw minimal power. The flash head's wireless TTL works with your camera's auto-exposure system like a speedlight. The Cruiser has a built-in wireless receiver that allows you to control the light wirelessly at distances up to 328'. A Cruiser Wireless Controller for Nikon, Canon, or Sony cameras is required for remote use. You can also shoot in manual mode for simple remote triggering. Part of the TTL system, HSS (High Speed Sync) allows flash syncing (Canon and Nikon) up to 1/8000 sec to overwhelm the sun, control background light intensity or to shoot with wide apertures.

The Cruiser backs its wireless technology with solid core specs. It has a 9-stop power range that can be fine-tuned in 1/10 stop increments, while it recycles to full power in just three seconds. It also boasts short flash durations from 1/1000 to 1/9000 sec. for freezing action in sports or dance or for special effects with water or other liquids, while maintaining a steady color temperature of 5700K.

The Cruiser is ready for worldwide use thanks to the inclusion of a 100-240 VAC AC adapter and battery charger. The light also comes with a 7" reflector, stand mount, PC cord, and a protective cap. The unit is firmware updatable to keep you current with enhanced capabilities.

TTL, High Speed Sync and Manual Mode

The Cruiser's dedicated 2.4 GHz transmitter for Canon, Nikon, or Sony enables photographers to take advantage of their camera's TTL system just as they would with a speedlight. Having 8 channels, 4 groups provides complete control of the Cruiser with +/- 3 stop EV fine tuning from a distance of 328 feet. Part of the TTL system users can access is the Cruiser's High Speed Sync mode (Nikon and Canon only), which enables syncing at shutter speeds up to 1/8000 of a sec to control ambient light levels or shoot with wide apertures. Wireless manual shooting is also available utilizes the entire 9-stop power range; in 1/10th stop increments from the controller.

AC or Battery Power

The Cruiser runs on 100-240 VAC current via its adapter but can also output up to 350 full power flashes with its lithium-ion battery.

LED Modeling Lamp

The Cruiser's 10W LED modeling lamp is designed for minimal drain on the flash head's battery.

Freeze Action with Short Flash Durations

Flash durations as short as 1/1000 to 1/9000 sec allow action freezing for sports, dance, or special effects like water or liquid splashes.

Traditional Sync Modes

Besides wireless operation, the Cruiser can be triggered by its onboard optical slave or hard wired with the included PC cord.

Universal Voltage

Both the AC adapter and the battery accept 100-240 VAC current for worldwide use.
UPC: 847628001978

Impact ACDC 500 TTL Specs

Flash Head
Maximum Power500 Ws
Power Control9 Stops in 1/10-Stop Increments
Flash Duration1/9000 to 1/1000 Sec
Recycle Time3 Sec (Full Power)
Color Temperature5700K ± 150K
Flash Ready IndicatorAudio, Visual
Reflector7.0" / 17.8 cm Changeable
Accessory Fitting TypeBowens S Type
Modeling Light
TypeLED
Wattage10 W
Sync
Sync TypeCable, Infrared, Optical, Radio
Sync Speed1/1/8000 Sec (High-Speed)
Wireless Frequency Bands2.4 GHz
Wireless Channels / Groups8 / 3
Wireless Range328' / 100 m (Radio)
InterfacePC Sync (3.5 mm)
Sync Voltage4.3 V
Power
AC Input Voltage100 to 240 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz
Circuit ProtectionOverheat Cutout
Battery
Battery ChemistryLithium-Ion
Maximum Output Voltage14.4 VDC
Capacity (mAh)4500 mAh
Flashes Per Charge350 Flashes (Full Power)
Recharge Time3 Hours
Weight1.5 lb / 680.4 g
General
DisplayNone
DimensionsH: 6.6 x W: 4.9 x L: 14.0" / H: 16.8 x W: 12.4 x L: 35.6 cm
Weight5.9 lb / 2.7 kg, Including Battery
4.4 lb / 2.0 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight14 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)20.5 x 10 x 9"
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