Heads & Plates

Heads & Plates

Hollywood Grip Head - The strongest and most popular 2-1/2" grip head in the industry. Plates feature 3/8" and 5/8" mounting holes.

Magic Grip Head - Plates feature two holes of 3/8" and 5/8" diameter that eliminate any confusion. New casting offers positive lock in all directions. The strongest and most popular 4-1/2" GripHead in the industry.

Super Mafer Clamp with Pin - Strengthened to withstand greater clamping pressure than any other clamp of its kind, the Super Mafer Clamp is now even more diversely effective. The protective pads in the jaws have been reformulated for better gripping action. 

Matthellini - Provides strong, solid gripping of round, square, or rectangular tubing and many other common and irregular shapes. Features ergonomic handle design and reinforced jaws, and the shaft is 1010 chrome plated steel. Available with 2" or 3" Center Jaw and 2" or 6" End Jaw. The Center Jaw has a fixed jaw mounted at the base of the Baby Pin portion of the shaft providing strong support for the pin. The End Jaw has the fixed jaw mounted at the end of the threaded portion of the shaft. The Mini Matthellini 3/8” threaded version is perfect for mounting camera, lighting and many other devices w/ 3/8” female holes, and also comes with a jam nut to prevent rotation. Superior in tight places!

Hollywood Superflex Arm - Totally redesigned to be the only Articulated Arm that locks firmly enough to be able to hold a small light fixture securely.  The serrated ball joints and the redesigned end receiver are all part of Matthews Magic.  The end receiver is a 5/8' Baby Pin on the outside and will accept the standard Dot, Finger or Flex Frame pin on the inside; and is tapped 3/8-16 internally to receive other camera accessories.  Available only in the snap-in version for use with Super Mafer Clamp.

Knuckle Head - The ultimate positioning device.  Mounts to a 5/8" male or 1-1/8" female, and is internally threaded 3/8-16 to support standard camera accessories.  It rotates in all axis and will easily support up to 15 pounds.  Made for Dots, Fingers, Flex Scrims and small light fixtures accepting 5/8" male.

Baby Plate - This piece of equipment has almost as many names as it has uses.  Originally designed for mounting Baby fixtures to the top of set walls, they are also used as the world's lowest stand, nailing to a floor or on an Apple Box.  Other names include Baby Nail-On, 750 Pigeon, or just Nail-On Plate. Comes in straight 3" or Right angle 12"

Cheater Plate - Similar to the 3" Baby Plate with one big difference - the pin is mounted at an angle, which eliminates barn door interference when positioning a lighting fixtures.

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