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#1 Thom Owens

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Posted 20 March 2008 - 06:59 PM

Turnkey system. Ready to work today. Redundant brackets and cables, cheese plates, rod plates, Garfield mount, universal low mode cage, weighted camera cage can be used either for practice at home or to adapt lightweight (HVX200 etc.) cameras, freshly re-celled batteries, modulus 3000, brand new rain covers for sled and monitor, gators for the arm, two docking brackets - one for the stand (included), one for the Steadicam senior magliner (included).

Master series arm was completely rebuilt by the one and only Robert Luna down to the bearings a couple of years ago and while it?s been in my possession only he has maintained it. It is cosmetically and functionally flawless.

The sled has been modified to accept IDX batteries in addition to the PAG, so that the rig will fly Panavision's Genesis camera. Standard IDX battery acceptor plates mounted on machined backings slide onto the outboard dovetail plates on either side of the sled. This preserves dynamic balance. Terry West (originally of Cinema Products when the Masters Series was being developed and built) then installed a cable that runs up the center of the sled post and connects to the 12V output at the back of the top stage. This delivers all the 12V power the thirsty Genesis and all it?s accessories require. The sled itself simply draws its power from the PAG battery hanging in the standard position at the back of the sled. The system is elegantly modified, converts in minutes and is ready to fly the Genesis in either one or two-piece mode.

Preliminary Inventory List

Case #1 Black Anvil Travel Case
1 Steadicam Masters Series Film sled
1 5? Hi-Res Monitor with frameline generator and electronic and spirit levels
1 12/24 Volt converter
4 CP PAG batteries (freshly re-celled)
2 Acceptor plates for IDX batteries with cable connector

Case #2 Pelican 1650
1 Masters Series Film Gold Spring Arm
1 Four station PAG battery charger
1 Modulus 3000 with antennae and multiple accessory power/video cables
2 Masters series to Modulus power/video cables
2 Masters to Panaflex cables
2 Masters to Panavision Millenium cables
2 Masters to Panavision Lightweight cables
2 Masters to Arriflex 435 cables
2 Masters to Moviecam SL cables
1 Masters to 4 pin 12 volt XLR (for HD and Betacam)
1 Masters Series to 4 pin 12 volt Arriflex (Arri III)
Asst. Video Cables in assorted lengths and weights
1 Hand held television with tuner
1 Set brand new rain covers for Masters Series Sled, monitor and arm

Case #3 Pelican 1650
1 Steadicam Masters Series Vest with socket block
1 Steadicam Docking Bracket

Bag #1 Gatemouth tool bag
1 Jerry Hill ?Garfield mount? with socket block
3 Masters Series Universal dovetail plates
1 Sony Quick release video camera plate
3 Intermediate Plates - ?Cheese plates?
1 Masters Series dovetail with motor rods
1 Motor mounting bracket with rods
1 Bag U-bolts
2 Bags camera screws
1 Bag miscellaneous hardware
1 Box video adapters
1 Additional Docking Bracket
1 Low mode handle
1 Motor Bracket
1 4? arm post
1 6? arm post
1 12? arm post
1 F bracket
2 sets Hex wrenches ? Standard and Metric
1 Short screwdriver

1 Film Tools ?Steadicam Sr.? modified magliner cart

Steadicam Stand
1 American grip rolling stand built specifically for Steadicam
4 American grip 10lb. shot bags

Lots of hi-res photos of all accessories and IDX modification - including flying the Genesis - upon request.

$37,500.00 obo

Thom Owens
(619) 993-1144

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