Photogenic AKC160 Studiomax III 160W/s Monolight

Photogenic AKC160 Studiomax III 160W/s Monolight

Photogenic AKC160 Studiomax III 160W/s Monolight

B&H # PHSM3160AC MFR # 906894
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Product Highlights

  • 6 Stop Power Range
  • 120V
  • Fast Recycling: 1.5 Sec. @ Full Power
  • 100W Modeling Light
  • UV Color Corrected Flash Tube
  • Flash Duration 1/7,400 Sec.@ Min. Power
  • Convection Cooled
  • High-impact ABS Housing
  • Includes 7.5" Reflector
  • Only 2.6 lb
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Photogenic AKC160 overview

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The Photogenic AKC160 Studiomax III 160W/s Monolight is an ideal way to add a lightweight (2.6 lb) fixture to your kit for a main light, backlight or fill light. The AKC160 offers a six stop power range from 5.0 to 160W/s, steplessly adjustable via a simple knob. Constant Color technology ensures that the color balance remains within 200K of an ideal 5,400K regardless of the power level chosen, to insure shot to shot consistency and minimize post-production work.

The AKC160 comes with a UV color corrected, user-replaceable flash tube that renders fabrics and flesh tones accurately. The monolight comes with a 7.5" high-gain reflector but accepts the entire line of Photogenic Quick-Change reflectors, grids, snoots, and diffusers. An AC cord, sync cord, 100W quartz modeling lamp and a protective cap are also included.

Six Stop Power Range
Power levels, accessed on the rear panel, are adjustable from 5.0 to 160W/s with a simple twist of a knob
Fast Recycling
The AKC160 recycles to full power (160W/s) in only 1.5 seconds, and 0.5 sec. at minimum power to catch even the most fleeting gestures
Modeling Light
The AKC160's 100W quartz modeling light allows you to preview the effect of your lights before tripping the shutter
Low Trigger Voltage
Digital cameras can be used with Photogenic monolights without fear of damage to the camera's electronics
User Replaceable UV Flashtube
Replacing this "plug & play" flashtube is a snap. The UV coating ensures clean whites and flattering flesh tones
Ready Indication
A ready light lets you know when the flash is fully charged
Power off Auto-discharge
As a safety precaution, the AKC160 drains the capacitors when you turn it off
Surge Protection
The AKC160 incorporates surge protection to handle power spikes
System Compatibility
The AKC160 is compatible with all Photogenic Quick-Change light shaping accessories
UPC: 689670111195

Photogenic AKC160 specs

Maximum Watt/Seconds 160
Guide Number 81 @ 10' (3.0 m), ISO 100 with PL7R reflector, 25 with no reflector
Recycle Time 1.5 Sec. @ max. power
0.1 Sec @ min. power
Flash Duration 1/175 Sec. @ max. power
1/7,400 Sec. @ min. power
Flash Variability 6.0 Stops, full to 1/32 power (stepless), 160 to 5.0W/s
Color Temperature 5,400K ± 200K
User Replaceable Flashtube C4-12C (UV)
Changeable Reflector Yes
Modeling Light 100W (ESR)
Control: On/Off
Voltage Stabilization No
Material ABS plastic
Operating Voltage 105-125VAC, 50/60Hz, 3.0 amps
Power Consumption 1.0 Amp idling, 5.0 amps charging
Flash Ready Indicator Ready light
Sync Voltage 5V, 1/8" (3.5 mm) outlet
Built-in Slave Cell Photocell
Circuit Protection Fuse, 3AG type 8.0 amp, SLO-BLO
Fan Cooled No, convection
Auto Dump No
Mount 5/8" (16 mm) female
Dimensions 5.25 x 5.25 x 7.0" (13.3 x 13.3 x 17.8 cm)
Weight 2.6 lb (1.17 kg)
Packaging Info
Package Weight 5.05 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 12.5 x 10.6 x 10.3"

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