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HIVE LIGHTING Bumble Bee 25-C Clip-on Fresnel Omni-Color LED Light

BH #HIBBLS25CCOF • MFR #HIVE-BBLS25C-COFS
HIVE LIGHTING Bumble Bee 25-C Clip-on Fresnel Omni-Color LED Light
Key Features
  • Measures Just 2.5 x 4", Weighs 1 lb
  • Omni-Color LEDs: 1650-8000K
  • 360° Hue, 0-100% Saturation
  • 0-100% Dimming, Hive ANTENNA App
With the introduction of the Bumble Bee 25-C Clip-on Fresnel Omni-Color LED Light, Hive offers a miniaturized version of the C-line with all the color control features of the full-size fixtures. First of all, at 2.5" with a diameter of 4" it's a really small light and at 1 lb, it's ideal for hanging or for squirreling into tight spaces. This version of the light comes with Wide, Medium, and Super Wide lenses to modify the beam for selective lighting.
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HIVE LIGHTING Bumble Bee 25-C Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Small and Lightweight
  • 3Perfect S.H.O.T. Controls
  • 4Color Blending
  • 5Low Power Draw, Battery or AC Power
  • 6Control

With the introduction of the Bumble Bee 25-C Clip-on Fresnel Omni-Color LED Light, Hive offers a miniaturized version of the C-line with all the color control features of the full-size fixtures. First of all, at 2.5" with a diameter of 4" it's a really small light and at 1 lb, it's ideal for hanging or for squirreling into tight spaces. This version of the light comes with Wide, Medium, and Super Wide lenses to modify the beam for selective lighting.

Control is the key word in the construction of the 25-C. Hive uses what they call Perfect S.H.O.T controls, which is an umbrella term for complete control and adjustment of every aspect of light output. Part of the success of the system is due to the use of five LED chip blending. Instead of the traditional three colors, Hive uses Red, Amber, Lime, Cyan, and Sapphire for nearly infinite color combinations with a high CRI/TLCI rating of 98 and 97. Color can be adjusted from a very warm amber 1650K to an icy blue 8000K. But control doesn't stop there. There's 360-degree hue adjustment around the color wheel as well as 0-100% saturation control. The 25-C can also be dimmed from 0-100%. While of course you can make all of these adjustments manually, you can also make them remotely onboard wired or wireless DMX. There's also a free Hive ANTENNA App that gives you complete control over Hive's Omni-Color LEDs. Quickly pick from billions of colors and effects, using RGB sliders, Preset Sources, HSI controls, and more. Lights can be controlled individually or grouped together to create limitless lighting possibilities. Access over 100 preset sources, gels, and effects via smartphone or tablet. Thanks to its 100-240 VAC power supply, the 25-C is ready for worldwide use, but it will also run on optional batteries when mains power is unavailable

Small and Lightweight
Ideal for hanging or hiding, the 25-C is 2.5" long and weighs just 1 lb.
Perfect S.H.O.T. Controls
The 25-C has 0-100% saturation adjustment, 360° hue control, output control from 0-100%, and color temperature control from 1650 to 8000K for nearly infinite combinations for precise color balance.
Color Blending
The 25-C uses red, amber, lime, cyan and sapphire LEDs instead of the traditional three color system to achieve a high CRI/TLCI of 98/97 to render colors faithfully with no output loss or color degradation.
Low Power Draw, Battery or AC Power
The Bumble Bee 25-C uses just 25W to produce light output comparable to a 150W incandescent. Its 2.5" length and multiple mounting points allow for easy rigging to cameras, drones, practicals, stages, and sets. The 25-C can run off an optional external battery or the included 100-240 VAC power adapter.
Control
The 25-C's functions can be controlled manually (locally) or remotely via your smartphone or DMX.
UPC: 850011439128

HIVE LIGHTING Bumble Bee 25-C Specs

Light Fixture
Color Temperature1650 to 8000K
Color Accuracy StandardCRI 98
TLCI 97
Cooling SystemNone
DimmingYes
0 to 100% (Continuous)
DisplayLCD
Housing MaterialAluminum
Beam Angle180°
Fixture Dimensions4.0 x 2.5" / 10.2 x 6.3 cm
Fixture Weight1.0 lb / 454 g
Remote Operation
Remote Control TypeBluetooth, DMX, Wi-Fi
Power
AC Input Power100 to 240 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz
DC Input Power 24 VDC
Power SourceAC Adapter, External Battery
Max Power Consumption25 W
Packaging Info
Package Weight2.65 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)8.5 x 8 x 6.5"

HIVE LIGHTING Bumble Bee 25-C Reviews

Clean output but...

By Chris
Rated 4 out of 5
Date: 2021-01-05

The output of this entire brand of lights is very clean and can be manipulated to match the output of other brands (e.g., ± green/magenta at a certain color temp.). This particular unit is very small and can tuck in just about anywhere. There are threads for the included mounting pin, but for best handling their yoke is preferred. The software, a tablet app, works flawlessly. It makes the product line a real pleasure to work with. This unit fails in two areas: The cord design. The clip-on grids. Typical use of this lamp means it will be placed into nooks and crannies, out of reach in most placements. The power cable isn't designed for this kind of placement. It has a 4' lead to the power converter (their modified brand) and a 3' lead to a connector. This connects to a 1' lead with a switch that plugs into the lamp. I'd much prefer a 15' lead with switch that connects from power converter to lamp. The clip-on grids use a plastic clip that mounts with great difficulty onto the body of the lamp. Once on, the grid sets into it nicely, but only if the lamp does not have a fresnel installed. If a fresnel is installed, the grid cannot seat into the clip securely. Gaff tape to the rescue. These two flaws are baffling 'cuz the everything else about the unit is great.

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