ES-T17-A: Sony Alpha Series Handheld Camera Cage Rig with Start/Stop Wooden Handle Trigger for the a7R, a7RII, a7S, and a7SII (Tilta)

Sony Alpha Series Handheld Camera Cage Rig with Start/Stop Wooden Handle Trigger for the a7R, a7RII, a7S, and a7SII (Tilta)

$579.99
Model: ES-T17-A
Features
  • Fits all of the a7 series full frame mirrorless digital cameras
  • Fully enclosed unibody camera rig made out of a single piece of CNC machined aluminum
  • Arri standard rosette wooden handle with start/stop trigger
  • 15 mm light weight support baseplate with an integrated lens adapter support
  • Lens support is compatible with EF to E-Mount and PL to E-Mount Metabones adapters
  • Compatible with Sony's XLR-K1M and XLR-K2M audio adapter (requires realignment of top-handle or optional mount TT-E06)
  • Quick release system quickly unmounts the cage from the baseplate

ES-T17-A

ES-T17-A

Tilta's ES-T17-A is an impressive and versatile camera rig for the professional shooter. It is the only form fitted cage compatible with all six versions of the Sony a7 full frame mirrorless camera. The cage is designed to fit around the hot shoe mount with easy access to the battery and side compartments. Among its many features include more than a hundred threaded hole mounts, a cold shoe mount and a 15-mm baseplate with an integrated lens adapter.

High Quality Construction

The ES-T17-A consists of a fully enclosed unibody rig made out of a single piece of CNC machined aluminum.

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Sony a7 series compatibility

Sony a7 series compatibility

The camera rig is designed to perfectly fit the entire Sony a7 series of mirrorless digital cameras.

Grip and Record

Start/Stop remote trigger wooden handle handcrafted out of rosewood.

Grip and Record
Grip and Record Grip and Record

Baseplate Support

A 15-mm Light Weight Support (LWS) baseplate with an integrated lens adapter comes with the ES-T17-A. The lens adapter is compatible with EF to E-mount or PL to E-mount Metabones adapters. A second lens support bar is also included.

The quick release rail design allows the ES-T17-A cage to easily connect or detach from the baseplate.

Baseplate Support
Baseplate Support

The baseplate is compatible with Tilta's TT-C16 10-inch lightweight dovetail plate (sold separately.)

Baseplate Support

NATO Rail Top Handle

A NATO rail mounted Top Handle is included with the ES-T17-A camera rig. It can be adjusted into four different positions and the top handle also features a cold shoe mount.

NATO Rail Top Handle NATO Rail Top Handle

Loaded with Features

Arri Standard Rosette

Arri Standard Rosette

Camera Strap Access

Camera Strap Access

Cold Shoe Mount

Cold Shoe Mount

15 mm Accessory Rod Clamp

15 mm Accessory Rod Clamp

HDMI Plug Protector

HDMI Plug Protector

15 mm Threaded Rods

15 mm Threaded Rods
XLR Audio Adapter Compatible

XLR Audio Adapter Compatible

The design of this handheld rig centers around the hot shoe mount. This allows the operator to easily mount Sony's XLR audio adapter (XLR-K1M or XLR-K2M) directly on the top of it.

Versatility

Aside from fitting all versions of the Sony a7 series, the ES-T17 can also be configured to work with the Movi, Ronin, shoulder rigs, drones, etc.

Versatility

Accessible

The bottom of the camera rig has an open section for the battery port. This makes it easy to remove the battery from the camera without removing the camera from the cage.

Accessible

 Rig Specifications:
  a7 Series Camera Cage
  Weight: .58 lb
  Weight (Metric): .264 kg

  1/4"-20 Threaded Holes: 87

  3/8"-16 Threaded Holes 4

  Compatibility With:

a7/a7s Quick Release Rail
a7RII / a7sII Quick Release Rail


  Material Aluminum


  a7 Lens Support Baseplate

  Weight: .60 lb

  Weight (Metric): .272 kg

  Baseplate Type: 15 mm LWS

  Weight (Metric): .308 kg

  Dovetail Compatibility
TT-C16

  Rod Compatibility:
15mm
  Rod Spacing:
60 mm

  Tripod Mounting:
3 x 1/4"-20

  Material:
Aluminum


  Top Handle

  Weight: .42 lb

  Weight: (Metric): .19 kg

  Shoe Mounts: 1

  1/4"-20 Threaded Holes: 2

  3/8"-16 Threaded Holes:
1

  Compatible With:
Accessory Rail

  Material:
Aluminum


  Acessory Rail

  Weight: .05 lb

  Weight (Metric): .022 kg

  1/4"-20 Threaded Holes: 2

  3/8"-16 Threaded Holes: 1

  Compatible With:

a7 Series Cage
a7 Lens Support Baseplate


  Material: Aluminum


  A7 / A7S Quick Release Rail

  Weight: .05 lb

  Weight (Metric): .024 kg

  Compatible With: a7 Series Cage
a7 Lens Support Baseplate

  Material: Aluminum

  A7 / A7S Quick Release Rail

  Weight: .05 lb

  Weight (Metric): .024 kg

  Compatible With: a7 Series Cage
a7 Lens Support Baseplate

  Material: Aluminum

  Single Rod Clamp

  Weight: .02 lb

  Weight (Metric): .01 kg

  Rod Compatibility: 15 mm
  Compatible With:

Thumbscrew
a7 Series Cage


  Material: Aluminum

  12 in. Threaded 15mm Rod (R15-300)

  Rod Type: Tapered (Single-Sided)

  Rod Diameter: 15 mm

  Rod Length: 12 in.

  Rod Length (Metric): 300 mm

  Weight:
.18 lb

  Weight (Metric):
.084 kg

  Thread Type:
Female

  Material:
Aluminum


  Micro HDMI Plug Protector

  Weight: .02 lb

  Weight (Metric): .008 kg

  Material: Aluminum

  Standard HDMI Plug Protector

  Weight: .02 lb

  Weight (Metric): .008 kg

  Material: Aluminum

  Micro (Male) to Standard (Female) HDMI Cable

  Length: 11.4 in.

  Length (Metric): 290 mm

  Weight: .04 lb

  Weight (Metric):
.018 kg


  Wooden Handle

  Weight: .44 lb

  Weight (Metric): .202 kg

  Material: Brazilian Rosewood / Aluminum Alloy

  Multi-Terminal USB Control Cable

  Cable Type: Coiled

  Length: 15 - 36 in.

  Length Metric: 380 - 914 mm

  Weight: .07 lb

  Weight (Metric)

.032




Rod Length
WHAT'S INCLUDED:

1 X 3/16 Socket Cap Screw
1 X A7 / A7S Quick Release Rail
1 X A7RII / A7SII Quick Release Rail
1 X Accessory Rail
1 X Micro (Male) To Standard (Female) HDMI Cable
1 X Micro HDMI Plug Protector
1 X Multi-Terminal USB Control Cable (TSP-148)
1 X Single Rod Clamp
1 X Standard HDMI Plug Protector (TSP-129)
1 X Support Bar For EF Lens Mount
1 X Support Bar For PL Lens Mount
1 X Thumbscrew
1 X Tilta Warranty Card
1 X Top Handle
1 X Wooden Handle
1 X A7 Lens Support Baseplate
1 X A7 Series Camera Cage
2 X 12 In. Threaded 15 Mm Rod (R15-300)
3 X 3mm Socket Cap Screw
4 X 4 Mm Flat Phillips Head Screw
SPECIFICATIONS:

Shipping Dimensions:14.1 x 8.2 x 5.5 in.
Shipping Dimensions (Metric):360 x 210 x 140 mm
Shipping Weight:5 lb
UPC Code:847983015085
Weight (Metric):2.26 kg

Tilta™ Rig Parts

TSP-146
Mini Dovetail Plate (a7ii / a7sii) (Tilta)
$32.95

TSP-147
Top 15mm Rod Adapter (Tilta)
$43.95

TSP-148
7 Pin Lemo to Micro USB Control Cable for a7s (Tilta)
$179.99
Accessorized For

TSP-084
1/4-20 Screw
$10.95

TSP-129
HDMI Female A to Male D Cable & Screw Pack (Tilta)
$31.95

TSP-131
HDMI Plug Protector Set with Screws (Tilta)
$52.95

TT-E06
Top Horizontal Installing Adapter (Tilta)
$54.95