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Inon Announces Grip Base D5 for Camera Housings
By Ian Bongso-Seldrup, February 10, 2020 @ 12:00 AM (EST)

Inon has announced its new Grip Base D5, which the company unveiled at DEMA last year. The Grip Base D5 comprises the D5 Base and D5 Holder, which can be adjusted to accommodate housings for cameras ranging from compacts to DSLRs. The new accessories replace the current Grip Base D4, Grip Base M1 and D Holder. The new M6 Base Tripod Screw Set allows Inon’s Mount Base, Lens Adapter Base or Video Base to be attached. Die cast aluminum alloy is used for the metal components, with rubber for the grip. A variety of adapters can be attached to the top of the grip for mounting strobes or continuous lights.

The Grip Base D5 is priced at ¥8,000 ($73 approx.), with the D5 Base and D5 Holder costing ¥4,000 ($36 approx.) each. The M6 Base Tripod Screw Set is priced at ¥3,500 ($32 approx.).
 



PRESS RELEASE

Grip Base D5

INON INC. is pleased to announce official release of completely new Grip Base D5 on January 29, 2020.

Grip Base D5
-- Retail in Japan JPY8,000-
--JAN code: 456212143 953 5

D5 Holder
-- Retail in Japan JPY4,000-
--JAN code: 456212143 954 2

D5 Base
-- Retail in Japan JPY4,000-
--JAN code: 456212143 955 9

M6 Base Tripod Screw Set
-- Retail in Japan JPY3,500-
--JAN code: 456212143 956 6


*The D Holder is not compatible with the Grip Base D5.
*The D5 Holder is not compatible with Grip Base D4.
*The Grip Base D4, Grip Base M1 and D Holder will be discontinued upon release of Grip Base D5.


Features

  • Totally redesigned Grip Base D5 is a simple yet durable and broad versatility to support stable placement of camera system and top end of its grip accepts wide range of INON adapters to connect strobe/LED torch.
  • Two tripod screws firmly attach D5 Base on the bottom of a housing.

  • Rubber grip is easy to hold and grippy.

  • The handle can be adjustable with 4 cm/1.6” movable range to use for compact through DSLR housing.

  • Made of aluminum alloy die cast and multilayer rib structure design dramatically strength bend resistance and miniaturize at 20% comparing to previous model.

  • Handle top can hold wide variety of adapters.

  • The D5 Base can have optional adapters to use as simple solution for underwater tripod.

  • Optional M6 Base Tripod Screw Set is required to use together with an INON Mount Base, Lens Adapter Base or Video Base.

Specifications

Grip Base D5

Size: W208.5x H142.5 x D59.5 mm/W82.1 x 56.1 x 23.4 inch
Weight: Air 315 g/11.1 oz., Underwater 175g/6.2 oz.
Material/finishing: Corrosion resistance aluminum alloy, rigid alumite, POM etc.


D5 Holder

Size: W114.6 x H142.5 x D59.5 mm/W4.5 x 5.6 x 2.3 inch
Weight: Air 158 g/5.6 oz., Underwater 70g/2.5 oz.
Material/finishing: Corrosion resistance aluminum alloy, rigid alumite, POM etc.


D5 Base

Size: W162 x H17.9 x D59.5 mm/W6.4 x H0.7 x 2.3 inch
Weight: Air 156 g/5.5 oz., Underwater 105 g/3.7 oz.
Material/finishing: Corrosion resistance aluminum alloy, rigid alumite, POM etc


*Press release information is as of January 27th, 2020 and subject to change without prior notice.

 

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