FS7, FS7M2 Lightweight plate and to plate
This small baseplate (FS7LW) was designed to be used with the Sony FS7 or FS7M2 camera shoulder pad. Compact and lightweight, this is a perfect baseplate for a run & gun solution for your FS7 or FS7M2. This plate will allow you to mount different accessories with the front rods, and you can use the standard Arri rosette on each sides to attach a remote extension handle (FS7LWBR) or a telescopic handle with our red Push-Button technology (HAND3). The plate comes with a pair of 15 mm rods 8″ (15TUBE8) long that fit studio and LWS 15 mm rod clamps, allowing you to use available rod mounted accessories. The rods are machined from hollow aluminum tubes and feature chamfered ends that make it easier to insert into 15 mm rod clamps, even if the rod isn’t perfectly aligned or is at a slight angle to the rod clamp. Underneath is a ‘delta’ quick release wedge which is fully compatible with all standard ‘VCT’ tripod adaptor plates. The wedge can be removed to expose standard 1/4″ and 3/8″ threads for mounting on other tripod plates.
The Top Plate (FS7TP) is specially designed for the Sony FS7 and FS7M2 cameras. It is thin and lightweight, but sturdy and durable, made of CNC aluminum. It is also designed with multiple 1/4-20 & 3/8-16 threaded holes, giving you the possibility to attach many accessories. The installation is very simple, you simply have to remove the screw holding the handle on the camera, and insert the top plate from the front side of the handle. The Top Plate cand be strongly secured with (4) 1/4-20 screws included with the package.
- 15 mm Rod Baseplate
- Top Plate with 1/4”-20 & 3/8”-16 Threads
- Maintains FS7’s Shoulder-Mount Design
- ARRI Rosettes for Attaching Handles
- V-Lock Adapter Plate Included
- 1/4”-20 and 3/8”-16 Camera Screws
- 15 mm Rod Pair (8”)
Sony FS7 remote extension handle
The Sony FS7 remote extension handle from SHAPE offers an adjustable arm extension (2 inches) for the side hand grip provided with the Sony FS7. The extendable arm is equipped with a ratchet key to easily adjust the length of the arm. It is designed with Arri rosettes to mount on the camera or baseplate with standard ARRI rosettes. It also features SHAPE’s patented Push-Button technology for easy angle adjustment and 360-degree rotation. SHAPE is well known for its patented Push-button system, now used by so many professionals in the industry. The technology was developped to give filmakers quick and easy adjustment. By simply pressing the button, you are allowed a 360-degree rotation to place the remote extension handle in the best position for your use. Push, adjust, release, and then its lock.
- Compatible with Sony FS7 only
- Easy to install and adjust
- Ratcheting lever to adjust the length (5 cm, 2 inches)
- Designed with Arri rosettes to mount on the camera or baseplate
- Push-Button system with 360-degree rotation for several positioning options
- Push, adjust, release, and then its lock
- Made of CNC machined aluminum
The Sony FS7 Lightweight Bundle Rig from SHAPE expands the accessory support of your FS7 camera by outfitting it with a 15 mm rod baseplate and a top plate with 1/4″-20 and 3/8″-16 threaded holes. It also replaces the rosette arm section of the FS7’s handgrip with a piece that allows for faster and easier grip position adjustments. The baseplate includes a pair of 8″ long 15 mm rods for attaching optional accessories such as a follow focus and matte box, and its compact design leaves access to the camera’s shoulder pad open.
A V-lock adapter on the underside of the baseplate allows the camera to be mounted on quick-release V-lock tripod plates. It also provides ARRI rosettes on each side for attaching the included Sony FS7 Remote Extension Handle and an optional left-sided rosette handle. The Remote Extension Handle features SHAPE’s patented push-button design technology and ratcheting levers for quick and easy rotation and extension adjustment of the camera’s remote handgrip.
The Top Plate attaches around the FS7’s top handle using a pair of supplied screws, providing 1/4″-20 and 3/8″-16 threads on top of the camera. This is useful for articulating arms to support external monitors and viewfinders or mounting additional accessories.
Sony FS7 Lightweight Plate
The Sony FS7 Lightweight Plate from SHAPE is a fixed baseplate that provides 15 mm LWS rod support without interfering with the camera’s shoulder-mount design. A pair of 8″ long 15 mm rods is included for attaching optional accessories such as a follow focus and matte box. In addition to rod ports, the Lightweight Plate also features ARRI rosettes on each side for attaching the FS7’s right handle and an optional left-sided rosette handle. On the underside of the baseplate is a V-lock delta adapter, allowing the baseplate to be mounted on V-lock quick-release tripod plates, such as the Panasonic SHAM-TM700 or Sony VCT14. The delta adapter is attached to a bottom door, which can be opened up to access 1/4″-20 and 3/8″-16 camera screws.
15 mm rod baseplate for the Sony FS7
Single ratcheting lever secures rods in place
Maintains the FS7’s shoulder-mount functionality
ARRI rosettes for attaching handles
V-lock delta adapter for mounting on V-lock quick-release tripod plates
Bottom door opens up to access 1/4″-20 and 3/8″-16 camera screws
Pair of 8″ long 15 mm rods included
Top Plate for Sony FS7 Camera
Use the top surface of your FS7 camcorder to mount accessories with this Top Plate from SHAPE. With multiple 1/4″-20 and 3/8″-16 tapped holes, this top plate will accept many standard accessories from magic arms to cold shoe adapters. The U-SHAPE of the plate allows for the original camera handle to remain mounted while the non-flush design prevents over-tightened screws from puncturing the top of the camera casing.
Sony FS7 Remote Extension Handle
The Sony FS7 Remote Extension Handle from SHAPE is a replacement for the rosette arm section of the FS7’s SmartGrip handle, adding SHAPE’s patented push-button design technology for easy angle adjustment. It also provides a ratcheting lever for quick length adjustment of the SmartGrip’s support arm.
For Sony FS7 remote handle
Provides telescopic extension and 360° rotation
Compatible with ARRI standard rosettes
Push-button technology for angle adjustment
Ratcheting lever for quick length adjustment of FS7’s handle arm
CNC-machined aluminum construction