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ARRI L5-C 5" LED Fresnel Kit (Silver/Blue, Stand Mount)

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ARRI L5-C 5" LED Fresnel Kit (Silver/Blue, Stand Mount)
Key Features
  • 1 x L5-C 5" LED Fresnel
  • 1 x powerCON Cable with Switch: 23'
  • 14 to 50 Degree Spot-to-Flood Adjustment
  • Color Control from 2800 to 10,000K
B&H has put together this ARRI Silver/Blue, Stand Mount L5-C 5" LED Fresnel Kit to provide image makers with a complete setup to allow use of this advanced light source. The kit includes the ARRI L5-C 5" LED Fresnel, and a 23' powerCON to Edison power cable.
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ARRI L5-C Overview

B&H has put together this ARRI Silver/Blue, Stand Mount L5-C 5" LED Fresnel Kit to provide image makers with a complete setup to allow use of this advanced light source. The kit includes the ARRI L5-C 5" LED Fresnel, and a 23' powerCON to Edison power cable.

ARRI L5-C 5" LED Fresnel (Silver/Blue, Stand Mount, No Cable)

ARRI continues to expand its L-Series with the introduction of the L5-C 5" LED Fresnel . The key characteristic of any Fresnel is flood to spot capability and the L5-C offers an impressive beam angle adjustment of 14-50°.

The 100-0% dimmable L5-C is a "fully tunable" white light source, allowing you to match existing fixtures with color temperatures from 2,800K to 10,000K. The on-board controller allows full minus green to plus green adjustment as well as RGB+W color gamut color mixing with hue and saturation control, enabling matching of specific shades and skin tones. All functions can be controlled via DMX, an ideal feature for broadcast studios, while RDM permits monitoring of the light's status.

The L5-C produces the equivalent of a 450W tungsten light while drawing only 115W for a savings of up to 75% over traditional fixtures. And low draw and heat means lower HVAC costs in the studio and a quick return on investment. You can run about fifteen L5-Cs from a 20A, 120V outlet as opposed to three or four 500W tungsten fixtures. Power options include the L5-C's 90 - 250 VAC on-board power supply or 22-36 VDC battery options. This version of the L5-C has a silver/blue finish. A required power cable does not come with this light and needs to be purchased separately.

Variable Beam Angle: 14 to 50 Degree

A key element of the versatility of traditional Fresnels is the ability to spot and flood the beam as needed. Whether it's a flood field for a pullback shot or a tight spot for a bright highlight, the continuous focus-ability of the L-Series performs lives up to your expectations. And, unlike traditional Fresnels, which have significant light waste in spot focus, the efficient L-Series optical system maintains the same field lumens in all focus positions.

True Fresnel Lens Light Characteristics

Whether shaping the beam to isolate talent and set elements or cutting the field to eliminate spill light, controllability is crucial to lighting. L-Series Fresnels provide the same ability to cut and shape with barndoors and flags that we have come to expect from conventional Fresnels.

Even Light Field

Clear, defined shadows traditionally have been solely a trait of single source tungsten and daylight fixtures. ARRI L-Series Fresnels provide the same single shadow properties lighting designers expect, delivering natural results.

Vibrant, Full-spectrum Lighting

With the L5-C, fully tunable white light can be adjusted for different skin tones, camera sensors and mixed-light environments, while specific color shades can be matched through full gamut color mixing. Unlike other LED fixtures, this level of color control does not involve compromising the quality of the light field. The L-Series is unique in combining uniform light and single shadow rendition with full control of color attributes.

Focus Knobs

True Blue-style focus knobs provide the precise adjustment and rapid flood-to-spot that users enjoy from manual, mechanical control. Knobs on both sides of the fixture ensure easy access from all positions, eliminating the need for awkward reaching around the fixture. Full flood-to-spot can be achieved in only three turns.

Sliding Stirrups

The ARRI sliding stirrup design enables precise adjustment of the fixture's center of gravity, to compensate for front-end accessories. It also gives the option of pulling the fixture back and reducing its hanging height.


The strong tilt-lock provides extremely secure locking, eliminating movement and slippage and ensuring that the fixtures will stay where you put them.

DMX Control

For broadcast studios, remote fixture control is of paramount importance, and all functions of the L5-C are controllable through DMX. The L5-C is also RDM compatible, providing bi-directional feedback and reporting of system status, hours on the light engine, calibration data from the internal color sensor and current DMX address with the ability to remotely assign and address all fixtures in a DMX network.

On-board Control

The on-board controller has manual intensity adjustment and additional controls for color temperature as well as plus/minus green to adjust hue and saturation at the touch of a button.

Energy Savings

L-Series fixtures reduce electricity usage by 75% and their LED light engines last 200 times longer than normal bulbs, when compared to conventional tungsten Fresnels. These and other cost-saving attributes will combine to affect a rapid return on your investment.

Location Applications

Lighting teams working on location will love the versatility they can achieve in small to medium-size packages. Several ARRI L5 Fresnels can be run off a single 20A, 120V outlet, as opposed to only two or three 500W tungsten Fresnels.

Upgradeable Technology

The L5-C is an expandable platform designed to adapt with the latest enhancements in LED chip performance. The firmware is upgradeable through the USB port on the rear of each unit, accommodating future control protocols such as ACN and incorporating other system enhancements that may become available in due course.


At 3,200K, 50°
372 lux/35 fc at 9.8' (3.0 m)
134 lux/12 fc at 16.4' (5.0 m)
68 lux/6.0 fc at 23' (7.0 m)
41 lux/4.0 fc at 29.5' (9.0 m)
At 3,200K, 30°
917 lux/85 fc at 9.8' (3.0 m)
330 lux/31 fc at 16.4' (5.0 m)
168 lux/16 fc at 23' (7.0 m)
102 lux 9.0 fc at 29.5' (9.0 m)
At 3,200K, 15°
3,122 lux/290 fc at 9.8' (3.0 m)
1,124 lux/104 fc at 16.4' (5.0 m)
573 lux/53 fc at 23' (7.0 m)
347 lux/32 fc at 29.5' (9.0 m)
At 5,600K, 50°
406 lux/38 fc at 9.8' (3.0 m)
146 lux/14 fc at 16.4' (5.0 m)
74 lux/7.0 fc at 23' (7.0 m)
45 lux/4.0 fc at 29.5' (9.0 m)
At 5,600K, 30°
989 lux/92 fc at 9.8' (3.0 m)
356 lux/33 fc at 16.4' (5.0 m)
182 lux/17 fc at 23' (7.0 m)
110 lux/10 fc at 29.5' (9.0 m)
At 5,600K, 15°
3,361 lux/312 fc at 9.8' (3.0 m)
1,210 lux/112 fc at 16.4' (5.0 m)
617 lux/57 fc at 23' (7.0 m)
373 lux/35 fc at 29.5' (9.0 m)

ARRI Power Cord with Switch for L-Series Fresnels (23')

This 23' long Power Cord with Switch for L-Series Fresnels from ARRI provides mains power to the L5, L7, and L10 series LED fresnel lights. It features a powerCon True 1 connector and a heavy-duty inline power switch.

ARRI L5-C 5" LED Fresnel (Silver/Blue, Stand Mount, No Cable) Specs

Light Fixture
Beam Angle14 to 50°
Color Temperature2800 to 10,000K ± 100K (with 200K Shift over Lifetime)
Color Accuracy StandardCRI 95 at 3200K
CRI 95 at 6600K
DimmingYes, 0 to 100%
Fixture DimensionsFlood: 15.5 x 10.9 x 11.0" / 39.4 x 27.7 x 27.9 cm (Including Yoke)
Spot: 15.5 x 10.9 x 14.7" / 39.4 x 27.7 x 37.3 cm (Including Yoke)
Fixture Weight11.2 lb / 5.08 kg
DMX Connector5-Pin XLR
Lens TypeFresnel
Fixture MountCombination 1-1/8" Stud and 5/8" Receiver
Yoke TypeYoke/Bracket
Remote Operation
Remote Control TypeDMX
AC Input Power90 to 250 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz
DC Input Power36 VDC
Power SourceAC Adapter, External Battery
Max Power Consumption150 W
Cable TypeNone
IP RatingIP20
Packaging Info
Package Weight15.55 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)18.75 x 16 x 11"

ARRI Power Cord with Switch for L-Series Fresnels (23') Specs

Connector 1NEMA 5-15 Male
Connector 2PowerCon Female
Cable Length22.97' / 7 m
Packaging Info
Package Weight2.75 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)9.5 x 8 x 3.3"
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What set of barn doors will work for the Arri ...

What set of barn doors will work for the Arri l5-c?
Asked by: Jake
Arri B&H # ARBD4F650 K5600 B&H # K5BDJ400
Answered by: Patrick
Date published: 2020-06-26

Can I fit 3 of these into a ARRI 571197 ...

Can I fit 3 of these into a ARRI 571197 Heavy-duty Location Case?
Asked by: Carlos
NO, this is made for smaller lights
Answered by: Joseph
Date published: 2021-02-24


Can this be powered up with v-mount batteries?
Asked by: Anonymous
Arri lists wattage as 115W, so a high powered v-mount could handle it, but not any v-mount battery. Input is 4pin xlr, so you'd have to have a v-mount plate with xlr cable coming off of it to power the head. Hang it on the stand? Note that d-tap outlets on batteries don't push the full power, so you'll have to actually have a v-mount plate with integrated power outlet.
Answered by: matt h.
Date published: 2018-08-25


i am interested in getting these lights as a 2 or 3 light kit and also are there any current Arri cases that will work with these light for location work?
Asked by: Anonymous
While there is no case from Arri that will fit 2 or 3 of the L5-C units, we do have a case which fits the L7-C and will also fit a single L5-C. Please see the link to the item: <a href= target= _blank ></a>
Answered by: Kirk R.
Date published: 2018-08-25

What does "Pole Operated" mean?

What does "Pole Operated" mean?
Asked by: Bradley
Pole operated lights give you the ability to make changes to the unit with out needing a ladder. You would use a pole like this one You can control pan, tilt and zoom on this unit, though not all pole operated have the same levels of control.
Answered by: Reuben
Date published: 2019-12-05


Are these bright? Some led fresnels can be soft.
Asked by: adarrylreo
This fixture is very bright.
Answered by: Kirk R.
Date published: 2018-08-25


What battery option will work for this instrument?
Asked by: Jake
You may use the Anton Bauer CINE VCLX Battery B&H # ANCVCLXB connected via 4 XLR with the BLUESHAPE PWC34 3-Pin XLR Male to 4-Pin XLR Female Power Cable (10') B&H # BLSPWC34 to power the L5-C.
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2018-10-24
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