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D5 2-Light Daylight Octabox Kit

SKU: 482

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  • Complete continuous daylight kit
  • Includes light heads, lamps, softboxes, and stands
  • High-quality, UL-Certified ceramic sockets
  • CE certified for safety
  • Compact and lightweight housing
  • 5 switches control each lamp
  • Built-in D5 softbox receptacles
  • Softboxes with reflective interiors
  • Heat resistant rods and fabrics

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Meet the Westcott Basics D5, a powerful daylight-balanced continuous light source. The D5 features 5 heat-resistant, UL-certified ceramic sockets for use with 5 compact fluorescent lamps up to 50-watts each. The D5 is housed in a durable yet lightweight nylon head and is CE certified for safety. This housing features 5 power switches that control each lamp for the ultimate in output control.

When placed out of reach, the D5 has an in-line cord switch for quick adjustments. Built on a tilter bracket, the Westcott Basics D5 is designed with a comfortable handle for effortless positioning. The D5’s tilter bracket fits on virtually all light stands and has a built-in umbrella receptacle.

This complete kit includes 2 D5 light heads, 2 custom 32” D5 octabox modifiers, 10 27-watt daylight-fluorescent lamps, and 2 durable 6’ light stands. D5 octaboxes feature a reflective silver interior for maximized output and heat-resistant rods that mount exclusively to the D5’s built-in softbox receptacles. This cost-effective 270-watt kit is perfect for portraiture and creates stunning catchlights in the eyes. With it’s compact design, this kit allows for quick setup in home studios or small spaces.

Product Specifications

General

SKU: 482
UPC: 817967010474
Warranty: 1 Year
Shipping Length: 28.70 in. / 72.90 cm
Shipping Width: 15.00 in. / 38.10 cm
Shipping Height: 14.60 in. / 37.08 cm
Shipping Weight: 18.5 lbs. / 8.4 kg
Materials: Fiberglass, Nylon

Lighting Specs

Power Type: AC
Number of Lights: 2
Socket Count: 5
Socket Base: Edison
Max Watts per Socket: 85
Lamp/Tube User Changeable: Yes
Light Type: Fluorescent
Lamp Life (Hours): 8,000+
Color Temperature: 5,600 K
Color Render Index (CRI): 85
Voltage: 110/120V (220-240V via distributors)

Light Modifiers

Interior Color: Silver
Diffuser Density: 1-Stop

Stands & Mounting

Mount Type: 5/8” Receiver
Westcott Basics D5 Continuous Light

Powerful Constant Lighting

The latest addition to the Westcott Basics lineup, the Basics D5 is an ultra-powerful light solution that won’t break the bank. The D5 features 5 ceramic light sockets placed evenly across the unit. Each of these high-quality sockets can support a daylight-balanced lamp up to 85 watts. The these sockets are housed on an ultra-compact and durable nylon base that is both UL and CE for safety. 

Superior Control

For the ultimate power control, the Basics D5 features 5 power switches located on the rear of the lighthead. Each of these switches controls a single lamp and is complete with a power indicator. When placed out-of-reach, an in-line cord switch is accessible for convenient control. This cord is 13’ in length for effortless placement and adjustments. The D5 also features a built-in tilter bracket for precise positioning.nbsp;



Westcott Basics D5 Continuous Lighting Kits

Custom Modifiers and Complete Kits

To direct and control the output of the Basics D5, Westcott designed a series of custom D5 modifiers, including 24” x 32” rectangular softbox, a 16” x 40” stripbank, and a 32” octabox. These modifiers are constructed with reflective silver interiors, durable heat-resistant rods, and 1-stop diffusion clothes. Each modifier mounts quickly into the D5’s custom rod receptacles located on the exterior ring of the light head. This light head features a standard umbrella receptacle as well, for even more modification options. D5 modifiers can be purchased separately, or in cost-effective complete studio kits for the ultimate photo/video lighting setup.