This small baseplate 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).
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.
Pair of 15 mm rods 8″ 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.
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.
The Top Plate 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.