WAVE -1 

THE BETZ BALANCE TOOL

QUICK AND EASY WAY TO PRESERVE THE HORIZON ON MANY CAMERA PLATFORMS

WAVE -1

THE BETZ BALANCING TOOL

 

The Cameraoperator should be able to create and frame the picture not having to rely on the machine he is using.The machine should just be a device to help the Cameraoperator in physical unsolvable problems. This we all have on earth through sense of balance in our brain. Wave1 could be one of these tools to help.Just to stabilize the horizon to the most appropriate view in our visual perception.




WAVE -1

  • Just "click in" between any Topstage/Mount and the Camera
  • Integrated QuickLok™ for standard Steadicam® Dovetailplates
  • Wave1 just needs 2,36" in height
  • Keeps the horizon precisely level electronically
  • Stabilizes up to +- 25° in any Pan and Tilt movement
  • No external devices needed for set up just power up and shoot

 

 

SOME EXAMPLES:

On a Steadicam®

For whip pans, for very slow moves, running shots, against wind etc. Quick switch between High and Low mode possible

On Remote Heads

To preserve the Horizon

On Hard mount possible for Boats / Vehicles etc

To preserve the Horizon and against the Wind

On Easy Rig, Shoulder Supports and Hand Held Cameras

To preserve the Horizon

 

TECHNICAL DATA

 

OPERATIONAL VOLTAGE:                                10-36 VOLT DC

CONNECTORS:                                                    LEMO - MINI USB - MICRO SD

SIZE:                                                                       5" (128MM) X 9.8" (250MM) X 2.3" (60MM) 

                                                                                CAMERA TO MOUNTING

WEIGHT:                                                                2.6 LBS  (1.3 KG)

TILT ANGLE:                                                         90 DEGREES AND LOW MODE

SUPPORTED WEIGHT:                                        55 LBS  (25KG)

POWER CONSUMPTION:                                   TYP: 0.2A MAX PEAK 2.5A