Jib Arm / Dolly / Trolley System
Systems ranging from $1800 to $4900
Video review of the Porta-Jib Explorer System by Trey Solberg.
| Video review of the Porta-Jib Explorer System
in Trolley Mode by Jonathan Lawrence.
Designed specifically for those on the go and on a budget.
The components of the Porta-Jib Explorer System can be purchased as a complete system or as individual items.
|Explorer - Jib only||$1800|
|Explorer - JIb only with custom Porta Brace Bag||$2100|
|Explorer Jib, with trolley, 2 monopods, 4 low-mode leveling feet, and 2 Porta Brace bags
(Note: customer must provide his own 100mm-topped tripod)
|Basic Explorer System - jib, tripod, trolley, 4 low-mode leveling feet, 2 monopods, and 2 custom Porta-Brace bags||$3950|
|Complete Explorer System - jib, tripod, trolley, 4 low-mode leveling feet, 2 monopods, Explorer 3-wheel track dolly, and 3 custom bags
(Note: dolly is discounted when purchased as part of the complete system. Also note that FlexTrak is not included in this package price. Go to FlexTrak page for track information.)
|Explorer accessories when purchased separately:|
(requires 100mm cup assembly)
|Explorer 100mm cup assembly
(This piece is included in the jib components.)
|Explorer Monopod with articulating clamp||$100|
|Explorer Custom Bag by Porta Brace||$300|
|Explorer Leveling Foot for low-mode (each)||$75|
|Explorer 3 Wheel Track / Floor Dolly||$795|
|Explorer 3 Wheel Floor Wheel only Dolly||$650|
|(When either dolly is purchased separately to be used with your existing tripod, the dolly requires that you add one of the tie-down sets below. These are not required when using our tripod, because it comes with the Manfrotto rubber strap style tie-down feet.)|
|Manfrotto or Cartoni strap style tie-downs (set of 3)||$45|
|Manfrotto Universal Casting style tie-down (set of 3)||$150|
|Explorer Track / Floor Wheels only (set of 3)||$600|
|Explorer Floor Wheels only (set of 3)||$450|
|Additional 3' rail - each (to extend the trolley length)||$75|
|Dual Clamp - each (to extend the trolley length)||$60|
|Explorer Jib||Weight: 27 lbs. (12.2kg)|
|Weight: 35 lbs.(13.9kg) when packed in custom Porta Brace Bag|
|Supports a front payload of camera and fluid head up to 22 lbs. (10kg)|
|Mounts onto any 100mm-topped tripod|
|Reach (from center of fulcrum to center of 100mm cup) -- 38" (96.5cm)|
|Vertical Boom range: 66" (167.6cm)|
|Vertical Boom Range when mounted on the Explorer tripod fully extended:|
|Explorer Tripod||Weight: 13 lbs. (5.9kg) supports 300 lbs. (136kg.)|
|Explorer Trolley||Weight: 5.5 lbs. (2.5kg.)|
|Capacity 45 lbs. (20.4kg)|
|Trolley rails 36" (91.44cm) long each. Usually configured in 6' (182.88cm) run.|
|Explorer Monopod||Weight: 3.5 lbs. (1.58kg)|
|Explorer Bag||Dimensions 12" x 11" x 38" (30.5 x 27.9 x 96.5cm)|
|All bags have interior pockets|
|Explorer Complete System uses 3 custom Porta-Brace bags:|
|Explorer Basic System uses 2 custom Porta-brace bags:|
|Documentation||For a printable Quicktips sheet of the Explorer Jib and Trolley mode assembly instructions click here.
|For a printable Quicktips sheet of the Explorer 3-leg Dolly assembly instructions click here.|
|Support||To visit our learning center for online support including videos click here.|
|Speak to Mark. Call 323 462-2855 extension 2 M-F 10-5 pm Pacific Time|
|or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.|
|Note:||All Porta-Jib products are manufactured and assembled in the USA.|
|Most components are machined, anodized aluminum.|
|Porta-Jib® and Losmandy® are registered trademarks of
Hollywood General Machining, Inc.
On our Learning Center Page, please read "How to balance a Fluid Head". This contains important information to help you enable your jib arm to perform at its best.
Also for those who are new to the world of jibs, please read, "Front vs. Rear Operated Jibs".