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Elinchrom ELB 1200 Pro Flash Head

BH #EL20187 • MFR #EL20187
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Elinchrom ELB 1200 Pro Flash Head
Key Features
  • For Use w/ ELB 1200 Battery Powered Pack
  • 1/5050 Sec Flash Duration at 140Ws
  • 4,000 Lumen LED Daylight Modeling Lamp
  • Accepts 7 or 8 mm Umbrella Shafts
The ELB 1200 Pro Flash Head from Elinchrom is one of 3 flash heads redesigned for use with the ELB 1200 battery-powered pack. A great all-around head, the Pro has a short flash duration of 1/5050 with the power pack set at 140Ws. Featuring aluminum construction, the head conserves battery power with the use of a 50 W LED modeling light with a tungsten equivalent of 250 W. The lamp is daylight balanced with a high CRI of 92 allowing it to be used for video if desired. The lamp gets 80 minutes of run time with the standard ELB 1200 battery. The fan-cooled head has a Silent Video Mode for sound-sensitive venues. Modeling light settings include On, Free (user-selectable) Proportional (to selected power level), Dimming and a 1-60 second Timer. A VFC (Visual Flash Control) shuts down the light after exposure and turns it back on when the pack has recycled. The ELB 1200 Pro Flash Head has a 5/8" receiver for light stands and will accept both 7 and 8 mm umbrella shafts.
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Elinchrom ELB 1200 Pro Overview

The ELB 1200 Pro Flash Head from Elinchrom is one of 3 flash heads redesigned for use with the ELB 1200 battery-powered pack. A great all-around head, the Pro has a short flash duration of 1/5050 with the power pack set at 140Ws. Featuring aluminum construction, the head conserves battery power with the use of a 50 W LED modeling light with a tungsten equivalent of 250 W. The lamp is daylight balanced with a high CRI of 92 allowing it to be used for video if desired. The lamp gets 80 minutes of run time with the standard ELB 1200 battery. The fan-cooled head has a Silent Video Mode for sound-sensitive venues. Modeling light settings include On, Free (user-selectable) Proportional (to selected power level), Dimming and a 1-60 second Timer. A VFC (Visual Flash Control) shuts down the light after exposure and turns it back on when the pack has recycled. The ELB 1200 Pro Flash Head has a 5/8" receiver for light stands and will accept both 7 and 8 mm umbrella shafts.

Elinchrom ELB 1200 Pro Specs

Flash Head
Maximum Power1200 Ws
Flash Durationt.5: 1/2130 Sec (Full Power)
Color Temperature5500K
Exposure ControlManual
Flash ModesHi-Speed Sync
ReflectorChangeable
Accessory Fitting TypeElinchrom, Umbrella Shaft
Replaceable FlashtubeYes
Modeling Light
TypeLED
Wattage50 W (250 W Tungsten Equivalent)
Control ModesProportional
Sync
Built-In Wireless ReceiverNo
General
Mounting5/8" Receiver
Fan CooledYes
Circuit ProtectionYes
Cable Length13' / 4 m
Dimensions9 x 8.8 x 5.5" / 23.1 x 22.5 x 14 cm
Weight4.8 lb / 2.2 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight7.095 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)15.1 x 9.6 x 9"

Elinchrom ELB 1200 Pro Reviews

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Can you buy and additional light to go with this ...

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Asked by: Erika
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Asked by: Ken
Depending on the camera and remote you can take the shutter up to 1/8000 with the ELB. HSS allows for fast shutters for controlling the ambient light. The older HS heads are for short flash duration. The length of the flash duration, the shorter the better, allows for you to freeze action.
Answered by: Reuben
Date published: 2019-05-22

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Hi, What are the differences between 'Hi-Sync' Vs 'Pro' flash heads ?
Asked by: Chulanga
It's flash duration. The Hi-Sync heads have a longer flash duration which provides a greater window for the shutter to synchronize at higher speeds.
Answered by: MAC Support Elinchrom Expert
Date published: 2018-08-27

Does this kit come with the Air or HD battery?

Does this kit come with the Air or HD battery?
Asked by: Timothy
The kit includes the Air battery.
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2018-12-23

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Can old Ranger Rx Heads (e.g. A and S) be used with the new 1200?
Asked by: Noel Truitt
Hi,Unfortunately old Ranger heads cannot be used with the ELB 1200. Due to technology changes such as having a LED modeling lamp and the head cable connector changes, old heads are not compatible. If you have an old head and pack please consider looking at the Elinchrom trade-in plan as product is now shipping.I hope this helps.Regards,Will H
Answered by: Will H. Elinchrom Expert
Date published: 2018-08-27

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Will these flash heads fit all of the same modifiers that I use on my BRX 500 monolights?
Asked by: Tyler C.
Yes, they should fit all the same modifiers you use with your mono heads.
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2018-10-24
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