Equinox HD 8 Underwater Video Housing for Panasonic HMC40 CameraEquinox is an underwater video housing manufacturer that specializes in building safe, durable and affordable underwater video housings. We are dedicated to providing excellent customer service and innovative, quality products for the professional, leisure and sport divers trying to capture the next great shot!Equinox, HD, 8, Underwater, Video, Housing, for, Panasonic, HMC40, Camera

Equinox HD 8 Underwater Video Housing for Panasonic HMC40 Camera

Equinox is an underwater video housing manufacturer that specializes in building safe, durable and affordable underwater video housings. We are dedicated to providing excellent customer service and innovative, quality products for the professional, leisure and sport divers trying to capture the next great shot!

SKU: # ex-HD8HMC40

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Price $1,499.00

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Price $1,499.00

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Equinox HD 8 Underwater Video Housing for Panasonic HMC40 Camera


Equinox is an underwater video housing manufacturer that specializes in building safe, durable and affordable underwater video housings. We are dedicated to providing excellent customer service and innovative, quality products for the professional, leisure and sport divers trying to capture the next great shot!



Product Description



HD8 Features:
  • 7 Manual controls-Power on/off, Record start/stop. Zoom-Wide/Telephoto, Photo, White Balance, Auto Focus and ND Filter
  • Industry's longest warranty-3 year
  • 250 ft depth rating (75 meters)
  • Close to neutral buoyancy at approximately 33 ft (10 meters)
  • BRS (Ballast Release System) for easy travel or if trouble occurs on a dive, simply pull the quick release pin on one of the wings, the wing and handle (ballast) release, the housing now becomes positive and shoots to the surface
HD8 Houseing Includes:
  • Wide-angle lens*
  • External Color correction filter
  • Internal adjustable ballast
  • Spare parts kit
  • Carrying strap
  • Domeport protector
  • Rubber feet for stability on boat decks
  • D-ring on rear plate for easy hook up to a lanyard
  • *Wide-angle lens is not included for cameras with larger than 62mm lens thread
HD8 Housing Accommodates High Definition Camcorders:
  • Sony VX/FX7
  • Panasonic DVX Series
Body Design and Measurements



All HD housings have the same body design. The camera dictates where the controls are located. The camera also dictates out of water weight and length of body.



Average HD8 Housing Size:
  • Length: 11-15 inches
  • Width: (w/o wings) 8.5 inches diameter
  • Height: 12 inches
  • Weight: (out-of-water): 25-33 pounds with removable internal and external ballast attached
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