The complete solution - comprising of a Motorised 100mm Rail for the automated capture of sequences of partially focussed images with a versatile horizontal or vertical mount macrostand kit and a power pack connection for field work. Includes motorised rail, blue-tooth enabled controller, 12v2A power supply, USB cable, motor cable, shutter extension cable, shutter release cable, 1/4 camera bolt, tripod mounted specimen holder with crocodile clip, cables allowing you to connect to many popular rechargeable battery packs for field work, motor, macrostand kit and camera control software for PC and Mac and WiFi. This rail is also fully supported by the Helicon Remote software.
The high quality macrostand supplied is a unique design which allows vertical or horizontal mounting of the macro rail for use with UM1000C Motorised Auto-Rail, includes an fine control XY stage for your specimen, quick release slide mechanism and securing points for the magic arm illumination system. (camera and optics not included). There are two sizes of macrostand to choose from:
- Standard with a 42mm long pillar
- Extended with a 57cm long pillar
The MOTORISED RAIL is based on the WeMacro rail system, it has a number of unique features:
High quality, aviation grade plugs:
Easy Vertical or Horizontal Installation
There are two 1/4-Inch-20 female threaded holes and two 3/8-Inch-16 female threaded holes in the front of the rail which allows the rail be installed vertically.
Multiple points to support your lenses
On some lenses, especially tube lenses with Infinity Corrected Objectives mounted, the body of lens will be heavy and the center of gravity will amplify the vibration from camera’s mirror. We provide two M5 threaded holes which will support the lens and reduce a lot of vibration time.
If you require additional support please see our Lens Support:
Shutter release cable type
1C For Canon EOS1100D(Rebel T3), 700D(T5i), 650D(T4i), 600D(T3i),60Da, 60D,70D, 550D(T2i), 500D (Digital Rebel T1i), 1000D (Digital Rebel XS), 450D (Digital Rebel XSi ), 400D (Digital Rebel XTi ), 350D (Digital Rebel XT), 300D (Digital Rebel), Canon EOS 30, 33, 50, 50E, 300V, 300, 3000…etc;
PENTAX K-7,K-X,K-50,K-1,645,etc，Olympus Em-1 Mark II .
3C For Canon:EOS6D, 7D, 50D, 40D, 30D, 5D, 20D, 10D, 5D Mark II, 5D Mark III, 1D X, 1D Mark IV,1Ds Mark III, 1D Mark III, 1D Mark II N, 1Ds Mark II, 1D Mark II.
1N For Nikon D850,D4, D3X, D3, D700, D800, D800E, D700, D300S, D300, D200;D810;D500
2N For Nikon D70s,D80
3N For Nikon:D600, D3200,D3300, D3100, D5100, D7000, D7100,D7200, D5000, D90,D750
J for Olympus:E-620,E-600,E-550,E-520,E-450,E-420,E410,E-100,E-30,E-PM1,E-M5,E-PL2,E-PL3,E-P3,EP-2,EP-1,SP-590UZ,570UZ,565UZ,560UZ,550UZ,510UZ,810UZ,SZ-30MR,SZ-20,SZ-11
S2 for Sony :A7R3, A7R4, A58 NEX-3NL A7 A7R A7R2 A7S A3000 A5000 A6000 HX300 HX50V RX100II RX100III
E3 for Fuji X-Pro2,X-E2S,X70,X-T10,X30，X100T，X-T1，X-E2，FinePixS1,X-M1,X-A1,XQ1,X-A2,XQ2
S1 for Sony：A900 A700 A850 A550 A500 A450 A400 A350 A300 a200,a100,a99、a77、a65、a57、a55、a35、a33
L1 for Panasonic：DMC-FZ50, DMC-FZ50K, DMC-FZ50S, DMC-FZ30, DMC-
FZ30K, DMC-FZ30S, DMC-FZ20, DMC-FZ20K, DMC-FZ20S,LC-1,L1.G1 GH1 GF1 GH2 G3 GH3 GH4 GX7
If you need other type of shutter release cable or more types of cables,please view our accessories page.
Nikon D3000 and D3400 can only be controlled by Nikon’s IR-remote available in our shop.
If your camera is none of these types please contact us. We will try to find suitable cable for your camera.
The body of rail weighs 1.3 kg
Vertical and Horizontal holder/macro stand for use with UM1000C Motorised Auto-Rail (also works with other rails), includes a fine control XY stage/manual macro rail for fine control of the position of your specimen, also included is a quick release slide mechanism and securing points for magic arm illumination system.
There is a simple kit included to convert it from a vertical to a horizontal stand.
Now available in two versions:
- 27x17mm base
- 42mm long pillar
- 27x17mm base
- 57mm long pillar
Installation of a Rail
Any rail which has a 1/4 inch threaded tripod mount hole can be mounted on this stand. You can use either bolts or you can mount it onto the quick release plate which is included.
4 rubber footpads significantly reduce any potential the vibrations from camera.
Standard Stand Dimensional Diagram (the extended stand is obviously similar with a longer vertical pillar):
Quick Release Clamp mounted on the stand:
A manual XY Rail is also supplied (very useful for holding and manipulating specimens under fine control) and can easily be converted to a single axis slider by tightening a screw to lock an axis: