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  1. Hello, I have two motors for sale. The first is a DM4 in good condition with a 64 pitch gear that only fits this motor. Asking $1,500.00 The second motor I have is a Hedén Motor, M21VE, which is in poor condition. Works but needs to be fixed up. It comes with a 0,5 and a 0,6 pitch gear. Maybe someone might want to take it on if interested make an offer. Any questions please let me know. -Gareth garethmanwaring@gmail.com
  2. Preston MDR 2 with G4 transmitter with stop/ start cables and power cables for most cameras. Great back up if you MDR3 goes down. Very good condition- bought new from Preston- single owner. Also, great to leave on your sled to do double duty with your existing FIZ 3 setup. You can leave your MDR 3 on your conventional camera (A or B camera) and use this MDR for Steadicam. Comes with two different MDR mounts and hardware. Price: $3000.00 Happy to answer any questions or take any additional photos for you.
  3. hey yall im about to sell an OG preston 1: HU1, MDR1, etc. Someone asked if they can control iris with a single channel preston hand unit. im pretty sure that this is not possible, but does anyone know for sure? I know that there is a small iris wheel that can be hard wired to the HU1, but curious about wireless iris control. have a good one brett.
  4. For Sale-- Preston HU2 with Transceiver and G3 MDR2 Board. Also comes with Omnishot to Sony Battery Adapter and (2) Microforce Analog Cables. $700 OBO MATT@NYSTEADI.COM
  5. Preston Single Channel System Preston F/I Hand Unit-G4 Blue Dot s/n 2565 V+F Lens Control-G4 Blue Dot s/n v3174 Hedén M26VE Motor s/n 53551 Hill P.A.M. Bracket w/Hedén adaptor Hand Unit Cheese Plate 15mm, 5/8" Rod Bushings Focus/Iris/Zoom Gears 3 x Batteries, charger 10 x Marking Rings 2 x Motor Cables-your choice of 90º, straight or both Alexa, Red, Epic, Panavision, Moviecam Run Cables Alexa, Panavision, 2 pin Lemo, 3 pin XLR, 4 pin XLR, 2 x P-Tap Power Cables Custom Pelican Case All Equipment in Excellent Condition, Ready To Shoot Located in Los Angeleez California $10,500.00 Payment and shipping/pick up to be mutually agreeable Greg Luntzel gluntzel@gmail.com
  6. Selling a never used Tiffen 3 pin accessory power cable to MDR3. $120 MATT@NYSTEADI.COM
  7. Preston FIZ 2 full package (not breaking it up) located in London UK. Asking Price $10 000 + postage + postage insurance (be mindful of customs wherever you are based) Will ship anywhere PRESTON KIT LIST: PELICAN CASE CONTAINING: 1 x MDR2 (Transmitter) with cheese plate and camera lock 1 x HU2 (Hand Unit) + Receiver (recently serviced at Optical Support in London UK) 7 x Marking Discs (4 new ones) 1 x HU neck strap 1 x DM2 (Motor) 2 x DM1 (Motor) 2 x Sets of various gear adapters (for use on broadcast cameras, etc) 4 x Motor Cables 3 x Jerry Hill Motor brackets 1 x Preston Motor bracket 4 x 15mm blue collet 2 x Panavision red collets 1 x Preston fast charger 1 x IEC Power Cable for US plug 4 x Preston FIZ batteries (2 in full working conditions and 2 in need of recelling) 1 x Iris Control 1 x Iris Control cable 1 x Digital Microforce 2 1 x FI to Z HU bracket 1 x Microforce to pan handle bracket 1 x HU2 to Microforce cable 1 x Microforce Y cable PWR/Motor 1 x 24v PWR 1 x 12v PWR 1 x 3pin fisher PWR 1 x D-tap PWR 1 x 3pin fisher run cable (Arri) 1 x Epic / Scarlet run cable 1 x F55 run cable 1 x Red One run cable 1 x Genesis run cable 1 x Panavision run cable
  8. Selling my Preston FX Box. It has had very little use over the past 10 years and is in excellent condition. Also included are two batteries, a charger and the case. It is located in London, UK. Buyer pays shipping. Make an offer to jason@jasonewart.com
  9. Full Preston HU3 kit - 3x motors for sale
 Ive had this kit since new and has worked flawlessly !
 Hand Unit 3 (G4) with rings and 4x batteries
 MDR-2 (G4)
 Digital Microforce 2 zoom control with 
pan handle brackets. 
 DM-2 (0.25" wide gear) + Jerry hill bracket
 DM-2 (0.5" wide gear) + Jerry hill bracket
 DM-4 w/ integrated bracket
 gears for all lenses
 cables for all cameras
 1600 Peli case with custom cut insert 
 (list price for all items new, over US$30K)
 make an offer...!
 Please email me for more info and full gear list / photos.

  10. Hi guys, I've been filming with my Arri ALEXA Mini on my drones for almost two years now and love it. I've only ever hired in and used the WCU4 and DJI Follow Focus systems. The DJI is pretty poor and only works up to 100m whilst the WCU4 works fine up to my legal max range of 500m. I'm now ready to invest in my own system and was almost 100% ready to go for the WCU4 when someone told me about the Preston. Do any of you have any experience of using the PRESTON system with a drone and any comments, pro's or con's. :o) Thanks in advance, Stef x
  11. Checking here before going new.. If anyone has a spare they're willing to part away with please PM me.
  12. Complete Preston HU3 system. $22,500 Venice, CA (90291) Complete Preston HU3 system. (1)Hand Unit 3 (w 6rings, 7 Li Batteries, Chargers, Grip Quick Release with G3 tranceiver (1)Digital Micro Force Zoom 2 (1)MDR 2, 3 Channel motor drive (2) DM-2X Digital motors w 15mm rod and 80m output gear. 25” wide (1) DM-1X Digital motors w 15mm rod and 80m output gear. 25” wide (1)0.80m output gear. 50” wide (1) 48 pitch gear PV Zoom (1) 64 pitch gear PV iris (1) 0.50 Canon Video- Focus,Iris,Zoom (3)Step down bushings 19mm/15mm Arri (3)Step down bushings 19mm/.625 PV (1)Digital Micro Force Zoom Bracket (4) Preston motor brackets (1) Preston interface cable (1) #4411 motor cable (2) #4412 motor cables (3) #4626 PV power cables (1) #4678 24V ONLY PRO cable (1) #4699 Power cable from 3-pin fisher (1) # 4700 Main Command cable 30’ (1) #4721 Camera cable 3 –pin fisher (2) #4765 Digital Micro Force Zoom 2 cables System has all Blue Dot upgrades and has just had a full service by Preston $22,500 USD $21,500 USD WITHOUT Digital Micro Force Zoom 2 AND INTERFACE CABLE Greg smittycam@aol.com 310 877 7296
  13. Heden Motor - The HEDÉN M21VE-L -Complete kit with - 7 snap-on gears, modules 0.8 - 0.6 - 0.5 - 0.4 - other sizes also Inserts for 19/15 mm and 5/8 inch rods and mounting bracket -3 inserts total (2) brand new right angle to straight motor cables Unit is less than 3 months old - still under warranty - perfect condition pics coming soon - sorry I know it's crazy to put sale items up without pics More info: The HEDÉN M21VE-L is a small sized high resolution digital vertical orientated lens servo motor for professional film-and Video/HD cameras The M21VE-L is compatible with appropiate digital drive systems like Preston FIZ, Cmotion, Chrosziel, Bartech. No tools needed for mounting. Interchangeable snap-on/off gears with automatic lock action to be mounted on either side of the motor. Superior single gear design. Suitable for smaller lenses with lighter focus/zoom actuation. For use with heavy focus/zoom lenses we recommend buying M26VE. Extremely silent. Lightweight and small size. Optional 0.6, 0.5, 0.4 gear and insert for 19/15mm. X-large diameter gears and offset spacer (optional). Specifications: Weight: Lenght: Width: No load current Torque (Max): Connector: 175g 104mm 21mm Approx. 60mA 1Nm LEMO size 1
  14. Hi, Happy New Year 2017 everyone! Hope you're all well. :D Up for sale is my Preston Kit, recently serviced with a one-year letter of warranty from Preston. The Kit Includes: Qty Description ============== 1 Hand Unit 3 s/n 1777 (G4 Upgrade) 1 MDR-2 s/n 1483 (G4 Upgrade) 1 Focus/Iris s/n 1056 (G4 Upgrade) 1 Digital Micro Force D7102 3 DM2 motors 6 Motor Cables (2 right angle/right angle, 3 right angle/straight, 1 straight/straight) 2 Preston to 3-Pin RS power cables 2 Camera to 3-Pin RS cables 2 DMF to FIZ cables 1 Cinetape Cable 3 Jerry Hill Brackets with 15mm and 19mm collets 2 Dog leg rod brackets 2 Short rod brackets 1 Medium rod bracket 6 Big Sony Batteries 3 Small Sony Batteries 3 US Sony Wall Chargers w/ Various Country Adapters 10 Miscellaneous Focus Rings (Neon) 8 Focus / Iris Rings (White Unmarked) 1 Hand Unit Rain bag 1 Custom Foam Innerspace Case (Black with Yellow Trim) * A few 3-pin power, 4-pin power, and long, custom communication cables as well. I am asking $26,500OBO. Picture is attached. Hope this system will serve you well. Cheers, Joshua
  15. I'm Streamlining my Preston kit ! so these items are for sale ... 1 MDR2 in great condition only used on Steadicam : 2500$us 1 Single Chanel Controller, with very little use: 1500$us 1 Micro Force Digital 2 also in great condition, 1500$us
  16. Selling a complete Preston Single Channel g4 package with a mdr2. (Pictures to Come soon) $10,450.00 or Best Offer. package includes: - single channel hand unit - mdr2 w paddle board bracket - dm2 motor w bracket - 2 motor cables - 1x RS arri - 1x RS red - 1x RS pany - 1x Ptap - 1x Arri Power 1x charger 2x batteries 3x rings Everything is in great working condition. Located in NYC. Yoshisteadiop@gmail.com
  17. For Sale: Preston MDR2 G4 blue dot (4300) excellent working condition. some normal cosmetic wear and tear. included: element technica v-lock plate cinema precision paddle board cables: 1x ptap pwr 1x arri 3pin pwr 1x arri 3pin run stop 1x red epic rs 1x 4pin hirose rs 1x Cinetape interface cable 46" ($400) Everything above as a package ($4500) located in nyc. buyer pays shipping. please email: Yoshisteadiop@gmail.com
  18. Selling my Preston HU3 with MDR3 kit and Single Channel F/I. Whole system is a year old and has never sat on a shelf at a rental house. All firmware is up to date and is LR2 ready. Kit also includes a CleansCameraSupport monitor bracket for the HU3, along with a custom battery plate made by AbelCine for a 5.5" TV Logic monitor to power the monitor and a Teradek receiver off of one or two Canon batteries. All motors are set up for Jerry Hill brackets. MDR3 has a Jerry Hill mounting paddle bracket. Looking to buy a Preston but don't feel like waiting six months for it to arrive? Look no further. Are you located in Europe and don't want to deal with shipping or customs? I'll be in London January 4th for several months and will arrange delivery to you. Kit includes: Preston HU3 (4060-G4) serial #2805 with A, B, C, D, E premarked rings and 3 blank rings MDR-3 (4110) #1563 Single Channel F/I Controller (4024-G4) #2174 with 5 blank rings Digital Radio MicroForce 2 (4015-G4) #D26200 Two DM-2 Motors (4201a) #6326/6309 One DM1-X Motor (4205a) #4132 Cables: -3 Right to Straight Motor Cables (4412) -1 Right to Right Motor Cable (4411) -MDR-3 CineTape Readout Cable (4742) -2 Anton Bauer PTap Power Cables to MDR3 (4641) -Digital MicroForce to FiZ (4545) -Panavision Power to MDR3 (4626) -Arri 24vDC Power to MDR3 (4699) -12v Master Power (4668) -Arri/MovieCam 3pin Lemo to MDR3 RS (4721) -Red Epic to MDR3 RS (4746) Paid $35,000 for the complete Preston kit, plus another $1500 in brackets Asking $29,000 pictures available on request
  19. G4 Blue Dot Preston MDR-2 + Cables and Bracket $4,000 (Located in Miami, but happy to ship) MDR-2 Kit for Sale Includes: - Preston Cinema MDR-2 G4 Blue Dot Motor Driver - MDR2 Bracket with 3/8"-16 tie down - 2x Power Cables: - MDR2 to 3-pin Lemo Power - MDR2 to Panavision 2-pin Power - 2x MDR2 to 4-pin Hirose Run Cables (Sony F55) - 2x MDR2 to Arri 3pin Lemo Run Cables - 1x MDR2 to RED Epic Run Cable - 1x MDR2 to Panavision 10-pin run Cable - 1x MDR2 Cinetape Interface Cable
  20. DM-1 with Hill rosette, just checked out by Preston. In Los Angeles.
  21. Wanted - Looking for a FIZ 2 Hand Unit and HU 2 Transmitter Contact me offline @ rhl@utconcepts.com
  22. Hi, I'm selling an MDR-2 (blue dot and G4 upgraded) and two DM-1 motors. Arri and Panavision power and start/stop cables included.
  23. Added pictures and details. Have a G4, BD MDR-2 and two DM-1 motors for sale, $5500. Cables included: Arri 3-pin combo power on/off Arri 3-pin power Panavision power Anton Bauer Power 11-pin Fischer Camera Genesis Camera Canon camera Panavision camera Arri 3-pin camera
  24. G4 Blue Dot Preston MDR-2 + Cables and Pro Steadi Bracket $4,000 - Preston Cinema MDR-2 G4 SN 2402 - Pro DB3 MDR2 Steadicam bracket Power Cables: - MDR2 to 3-pin Lemo Power (x2) - MDR2 to Panavision 2-pin Power(x2) - MDR2 to P-tap Power (x2) - MDR2 to Pro 4-pin "vid/pwr" - MDR2 to Pro 3-pin "cam pwr" - MDR2 to Pro 4-pin "focus" jack pwr Run Cables - MDR2 to Epic Run cable (female bnc version) - MDR2 to Arri 3-pin Lemo Run Cable - MDR2 to Panavision 10-pin run Cable - MDR2 to Red One run cable - MDR2 Cinetape Interface Cable- Please email mbfuchs@gmail.com if interested. Also selling a Bartech "Buzz" unit for gimbal zoom control. Thanks, Mike
  25. HANDSET AND MOTORS - 2 channel Bartech Handset with Iris slider 2x Digital fSTOP 2.1 Bartech receiver with short 90 degree antennas. 2x Heden M21VE-L Digital motors with 0.4, 0.5, 0.6, 0.8 Gears CABLES - MOTOR 3 x 7pin digital motor cables (2+1 backup) POWER CABLES 1 x 3pin Arri power 1 x D-tap power 1 x PRO power cable RUN/STOP CABLES - 1 x Arri 3 pin 1x RED Epic 1x C300 2x Panavision with 24V inline Regulator power/run stop 2x Arri 11pin Fischer power/run stop ACCESSORIES - 3x Aluminium Handset rings 3x Plastic Handset markup strips Spare 900Mhz antennas - 2x short straight 2x short 90 degree 2x long range 1x Stubby handset $5700 OBO Email for more info and photos cameraworksvr@gmail.com
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