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Ikelite DS160 Strobe, Sync Cord + Ball Arm Mark II Kit
The DS160 combines power with wide angle coverage to give you the most bang for your buck. The quality of light is exceptional due to a round flash tube and custom powder coated reflector designed specifically to deliver the softest, most even coverage possible. This kit includes everything you need to add a strobe to any Ikelite compact or DSLR TTL system.
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Ikelite DS160 Strobe, Sync Cord + Ball Arm Mark II Kit


The DS160 combines power with wide angle coverage to give you the most bang for your buck. The quality of light is exceptional due to a round flash tube and custom powder coated reflector designed specifically to deliver the softest, most even coverage possible. This kit includes everything you need to add a strobe to any Ikelite compact or DSLR TTL system.

Strobe Features
A bright, concentrated LED aiming light provides more than enough light for focusing or as a night diving light. The LED turns off and on when the strobe is fired, ensuring that no bright spots will ruin your photo. State of the art Li-ion battery technology produces over 450 full power flashes at an unprecedented 1.4 second recycle time. Ikelite's proprietary quick-release toggle system attaches the battery pack with ease and confidence, making a flooded battery virtually impossible. The size of the DS160 is uniquely balanced to its weight to provide near neutral buoyancy in salt water.

TTL Sync Cord
The Ikelite-style sync cord plug is the most reliable waterproof strobe sync connection available. When combined with an Ikelite TTL housing, the DS161 automatically adjusts brightness to provide perfect exposure whether you're shooting macro, portrait or wide angle. Enjoy the power of superior accuracy, faster recycle time, and longer battery life when compared to similar fiber optic systems.

Coiled sync cord with Ikelite-style plugs on both ends. Provides TTL operation with any compatible system featuring an Ikelite-style electrical bulkhead and DS strobe. The Ikelite-style plug is widely recognized as the most reliable waterproof strobe sync connection available. Built-in strain reliefs reduce stress on cord ends.

Ball Arm System Mark II
This kit includes a complete strobe arm consisting of the strobe mount, two clamps, one 7-inch (18 cm) extension, and mount to Quick Release Handle. Overall extended length of the arm is approximately 15 inches (38 cm). A great start to any system, providing flexibility to shoot both close-up and portrait work. Additional extensions and clamps can be added for wide angle work. Ikelite's Ball Arm System Mark II provides opportunities to mount an additional lightweight accessory almost anywhere along the length of an arm.

The 1-inch Ball Arm System Mark II features 1-inch ball components with a groove and o-ring to prevent slippage for improved holding power with less force. While underwater, clamps may be finger-tightened to keep lighting in place yet allow repositioning without loosening the clamp. All parts are hard coat type III anodized for a long lasting, scratch resistant finish. Ikelite 1-inch ball components are compatible with most 1-inch arm system components from Aquatica TLC, Ultralight, Nauticam, and others.

Shooting Dual Strobes
To shoot dual strobes, combine two kits with a compatible TTL Dual Sync Cord. Unlike the standard TTL Sync Cord, the TTL Dual Sync Cord is "Y" shaped with one straight cord to the housing and two longer, coiled cords for the attachment of two Ikelite strobes.

You do not need to shoot two of the same strobes; strobes of different size and power can be combined. Ikelite recommends traveling with both single and dual sync cords for flexibility to shoot either one or two strobes as the situation demands.

What's Included
  • DS160 strobe front
  • Rechargeable Li-ion battery pack
  • Li-ion smart charger
  • Diffuser
  • Waterproof bulkhead cap
  • Aluminum ball arm
  • TTL sync cord
  • Silicone lubricant 1cc tube
  • 2 year manufacturer warranty
Specifications
  • 300 ft (90 m) depth rating
  • TTL mode with compatible Ikelite TTL systems
  • Manual power modes in 10 1/2-stop increments
  • 205 lumen LED modeling light
  • Color temperature 4800K
  • Guide number 24 m at ISO 100
  • Coverage angle 90° without diffuser - 100° with diffuser
  • Over 450 flashes per charge
  • Recycles in 1.4 seconds or less
  • Ikelite ICS 5-pin bulkhead
  • Rechargeable 7.4V Li-ion battery pack
  • Dimensions 3.75 x 7 in (96 x 179 mm)
  • Weight 2.5 lb (1.13 kg)
  • Near neutral buoyancy in salt water





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