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#1 gino varisano

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Posted 21 October 2014 - 06:10 PM

So I have an Arri 4k HMI that came with a matching magnetic ballast.  I also have a (much lighter) Desisti 4kW electronic ballast that I would like to use with the Arri instead of the giant magnetic beast.  So I was wondering if anyone knew of somewhere that I could buy an adapter to just attach between the header cable and the ballast rather than replacing all of the connections. 

So basically I need something that goes between these two VEAM connections

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If not an adapter then does anyone know a good place to buy these connectors in the US?  I have the pinout information for Desisti and Arri so I could make it myself. I'm just having trouble locating somewhere that stocks them.   Any info would be appreciated.

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#2 Edward Lawrence Conley III

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Posted 22 October 2014 - 10:46 AM

Try here

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#3 George Suarez

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Posted 18 November 2014 - 07:24 PM

So I have an Arri 4k HMI that came with a matching magnetic ballast.  I also have a (much lighter) Desisti 4kW electronic ballast that I would like to use with the Arri instead of the giant magnetic beast.  So I was wondering if anyone knew of somewhere that I could buy an adapter to just attach between the header cable and the ballast rather than replacing all of the connections. 

So basically I need something that goes between these two VEAM connections

attachicon.gifIMAG0644.jpg

attachicon.gifIMAG0645.jpg

 

If not an adapter then does anyone know a good place to buy these connectors in the US?  I have the pinout information for Desisti and Arri so I could make it myself. I'm just having trouble locating somewhere that stocks them.   Any info would be appreciated.

Thanks!

 

 

I can help you with either. Making an adapter or getting you the parts.

 

 

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