Roamer Crane System
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Specifications
Product Info
  • Compatible with most of DV and ENG cameras
  • Maximum payload of head is 9 kgs
  • Crane arm length: 8 meters
  • Total net weight of whole set: 100kgs

  The Roamer crane is represented by CV Support Limited due to its fantastic 
performance at a budget price. It contains numerous features which is beyond 
expectations. All of these features are offered and priced for your tight budget. 
As it is compatible with many type of cameras, the Roamer crane is an easily 
affordable option for different application. No matter you are shooting with 
Prosumer type DV&HDV cameras or broadcasting cameras, the Roamer is always able 
to support and offer great performance. It can use as 4m, 6m and 8m to meet your 
different length request.
Digital Control System

  • Control system of Roamer crane adopts the digital circuit and MCU (Micro Controller Unit). The signal transmitted between control box and remote head is serial digital signal. It enhances system reliability and control sensitivity.
  • The head of Roamer crane offers the operator very smooth pan and tilt movement. Moreover, the head and control system of Roamer crane can be used separately as pan/tilt remote head system because the serial digital signal can be transmitted to extensively long distance.
Features

  • Compatible with most hand-held DV&HDV cameras from all major manufacturers. It also supports broadcasting camera with less than 9 kgs/19.84 lbs.
  • Max remote head capacity is 9kg, more than enough for most ENG configurated camera.
  • Built with high strength aluminum alloy.
  • Completely tools-free setup.
  • Using one single steel cable and make installation much easier than any other cranes on the market.
  • The specially designed monitor supporting rod can tilt along with the crane arm, so the operator can watch easily the monitor all the time without adjusting monitor position. The supporting rod is also free to be moved to any direction. So it gives the users more flexibility to place the monitor wherever they want.
  • The specially designed supporting rod enables the installation of focus and iris servo motor much easier. It can easily fit with majority of Canon and Fujinon lens due to its adjustable servo motor supporting rod.
  • The Roamer crane uses high quality connectors which ensure reliability of control system.
  • The tripod of Roamer crane can be installed on dolly, or can be placed on the ground directly with the special foot of tripod.
  • Control box has drag and speed control of pan, tilt and roll. Each axis has a separate on/off switch. It can turn off the control signal to prevent the accidental rotation when the axis is fixed.
  • Control handle for head can control pan, tilt and roll movement of the head.
  • Control handle for camera has variable speed zoom control. It also can control focus, iris, start/stop recording. This single control handle enables control of different type of cameras, DV/HDV and ENG
  • Equipped with tilt lock and pan lock for jib arm movement.
  • The complete Roamer crane system is packed in three flight cases( for 6m and 8m. If 4m, only 2 flight cases). So it makes easy to lift and put into cars or small truck for transportation.
  • The flight case which the remote head and control system are packed in has special space for other accessories: such as ENG camera adapter, battery, monitor. Therefore, the operator can just put everything into three cases and go and shoot on location without carrying more cases for other stuff.




Compatible Cameras Sony & Canon LANC-enabled DV&HDV camera Panasonic DVX100,HVX200 series,HVX170 series, HMC40, 70 and 150 series Camera with ENG cofiguration
Compatible ENG Lenses Canon and Fujinon lens supported
Maximum Payload 9kgs/19.84 lbs
Maximum Speed Pan&Tilt: 360° in 4.5 sec
Minimum Pan Speed Pan&Tilt: 360° in 20 min
Tilt Range ±360°
Pan Range Unlimited
Head Weight 5kgs /11.02 lbs
Slip Ring Built-in
Power Input AC198V-264V (AC 100V~264V as option), 50-60HZ
Power Supply for Camera Supported, two output on the head, DC12V for ENG camera, DC7.8V for DV camera
Head Power output DC 12V for ENG camera, DC 7.8V for DV camera, control box power output
Control box power output DC 12V
Control distance 30m/98.4 ft (Power of head is from control box), 1km/0.62 mile (Separate head power)

Jib Arm Specification

Jib Arm Reach 6.6m/21.60ft
Maximum Lens Height 6.76m/22.2ft
Entire Arm Length 8m/26.3ft
Pan & Tilt Range Pan: Unlimited
Tilt: ±60°
Dolly Width 75cm
Size of packing case (L x W x H mm) Case 1: 640x480x240
Case 2 & 3: 1220x480x280
Gross Weight (Kg) Case 1: 20kgs
Case 2 & 3: 40kgs
Net weight: 73kgs/161 lbs
Total weight: 100kgs



  • PT head with built-in slip ring, pan movement is unlimited
  • Tripod can be set up on the dolly or put on the ground directly
  • Main control box
  • Strong and convenient supporting rod for servo motor
  • Monitor will move with the movement of crane arm to make sure operator can face The monitor all the time
  • Pan and tilt lock for crane arm
  • There are special space for every part in flight case. Such design can not only Protect part, but also avoid lost
  • With LANC enabled connector and Panasonic DV remote connector