The Varos Pro BG Multi-Function Flash Shoe Umbrella Holder from Phottix is 300% stronger than previous versions and features an aluminum alloy body with a metal cold shoe as well as a 3/8" and 1/4" female threaded insert and a male insert with 3/8" and 1/4" screws. The holder's teardrop-shaped umbrella mount accepts shafts from 7 to 10 mm in diameter and is slanted 8 degrees to allow more light to hit the center of the umbrella. Its patented 180-degree tilting mechanism will support up to 66 lb (30 kg). The Varos Pro BG has a hanging hole with a clip for use with a counterweight or other accessory.
Aluminum alloy body with a metal cold shoe
3/8" and 1/4" female threaded insert and 3/8" and 1/4" male screws insert
Teardrop-shaped umbrella mount which accepts umbrella's with 7-10 mm shafts
8-degree slanted umbrella mount that allows more light to hit the center of the umbrella.
Redesigned patented locking mechanism to hold the top screw and bottom 3/8" and 1/4" female threaded insert securely with 300% more locking force, while keeping the umbrella shaft more secure and damage free
Patented 180-degree tilting mechanism that will support up to 66 lb (30 kg)
Locking features to hold bottom lugs secure until locking button is released
Hanging hole with clip for use with a counterweight or other accessory