For increased range and breath-taking camera speeds, Bolt X has been given a track axis to take high-speed cinematography to the next level.

With a 3.1m arm reach, Bolt X gives a much larger operating envelope, giving operators greater freedom for creativity. Extremely useful for shooting live-action subjects, the Bolt X is perfect for music videos, commercials, film & TV.

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  • Set up time

    1.5 hrs

  • Speed at Camera

    9.7m /sec

  • Payload

    20 kg

Operating Envelope

Maximum Height4.1m
Lowest position-1.2m
Maximum reach (from rotate centre)3.1m

Rig Performance

AxisRange of TravelMaximum Speeds
TrackAs required 4.0m/s
Rotate+/- 179º180 degrees per second
Lift+179º to -32º 180 degrees per second
Arm+235º to -77º 180 degrees per second
Pan+/- 189º335 degrees per second
Tilt- 34º +215º360 degrees per second
RollInfinite670 degrees per second

Practical Shooting Speeds

1m vertical moveHalf a second
1m horizontal moveHalf a second
Complete 180 degree arc with a 75cm radius1 second
Complete 180 degree arc with a 45cm radius0.75 second
Largest complete 180º arc radius1.4m (2 seconds)

Rig Weights

Bolt Robot arm560
Track base490
Rails (3m each)97
Removable wheel units (2)62
DX200 power supply227
Track weight plates (2 per rail)200 (each)
Flair magliner desk88
Maximum camera payload20

Rig Fixing (per rail)

While the Bolt can be used with counter weights for some shots, if you are looking to achieve the highest speeds with the smoothest possible results the optimum mounting for the rig is to fix it to the floor. This is the suggested method of use. Mr Moco bring to set the equipment necessary to fix to sound concrete floors. It only requires x4 20mm holes drilled to a depth of 65mm, these are filled with M16 plugs that the rig can be screwed into per rail.

Power Connection

Power requirements2 x 32a | 3 Phase | 415v

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