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Bowens Gemini 500R, 500 watt Second Monolight

SKU: US 575175
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About the Bowens Gemini 500R

The Bowens Gemini 500r monolight retains the unique ability to be powered from AC mains in the studio or the award-winning Travelpak battery unit out on location as well as boasting a range of new features designed to offer photographers not only ultimate freedom but unmatched power, durability and control too.

Simplicity is the key with Gemini. Digitally accurate control is easy without a confusing digital menu! Turn one dial for stops and the other for tenths to instantly set five stops of power with precision control, the LED display confirms the power output. Modeling control is also made simple with one switch, choose from full, proportional or off or even set the modeling lamp to any level you desire.

Bowens Gemini 500R Features

  • 500Ws of power
  • 5 stops of power variation
  • Runs on AC Mains or DC Battery power
  • Travelpak Compatible
  • Pulsar/PocketWizard Card slot
  • Remote Control
  • Multiple modeling modes
  • Large LED display
  • Compatible with all 'S' Type attachments.

Bowens Gemini 500R Specifications

Max Power 500Ws
Guide No. (m/100 ISO) 85
Recycle Time to full power 1.3 Secs
Flash Duration to t=0.5 1/900 Sec
Flash Power Range 5 stops
Flash Power Variation 15Ws - 500Ws
Power control Stop & Tenth Dials
Replaceable Flash Tube BW2032 UV
BW2030 Clear
Modeling Lamp 250W Halostar
Model Lamp Variability Full
User Defined
Color Temperature 5600K ±300K
Voltage Stabilization ±0.5%
Lamp Saver Yes
Auto Dump Yes
Flash Inhibit Circuit Yes
Ready Light Indication At 100% charge
Audible Recharge Confirmation Yes
Reflector Mount S'-Type
Operating Voltage 90-120V 50Hz
Sync Voltage 5V
Built-in Slave Cell Yes
Switchable Slave Cell Yes
Circuit Protection Yes 5A(F) Fuse
EM Noise Suppression Yes
Plug-in radio trigger Optional
Travelpak Compatible Yes
Width 6.75"
Length 15"
Height 5.25"
Weight 7.5lbs
Warranty Bowens warranty
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