D5 2-Light Daylight Softbox Kit

SKU: 481
  • 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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$479.90

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Meet the Westcott Basics D5, a powerful daylight-balanced continuous light source. The D5 features 5 heat-resistant ceramic sockets for use with 5 daylight fluorescent lamps up to 50-watts each. The D5 is housed in a durable yet lightweight nylon head and is both CE and UL 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 24” x 32” D5 softboxes, 10 27-watt daylight-fluorescent lamps, and 2 durable 6’ light stands. D5 softboxes 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 it’s compact design allows for quick setup in home studios or small spaces.

Product Specifications

General

SKU: 481
UPC: 817967010498
Warranty: 1 Year
Shipping Length: 28.50 in. / 72.39 cm
Shipping Width: 9.60 in. / 24.38 cm
Shipping Height: 12.20 in. / 30.99 cm
Shipping Weight: 16.0 lbs. / 7.3 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.