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Inon offers three cold shoe mounts

Left: Shoe Base 1/4-20UNC. Center: Shoe Base M6. Right: Shoe Base BALL

Inon has announced a series of “cold” shoe bases. There are three versions, two offering rotating and swivelling movement with 1/4” 20 or M6 attachments and the third with a 1” ball mount. All 3 share a common cold shoe attachment, so are interchangeable.

All three versions are shipping now, please consult your local Inon dealer for pricing information.

Press release

Shoe Base 1/4-20UNC, Shoe Base M6 and Shoe Base BALL

INON INC. is pleased to announce official release of three different new type of Shoe Bases offering simple yet compact strobe/light/action camera etc. installation on the accessory shoe (Cold Shoe) of underwater housing from various brands. They are Shoe Base 1/4-20UNC Shoe Base M6 and Shoe Base BALL. Each of them works as a shoe base with 1/4 in. screw, M6 screw or ball-joint and disassembled upper part of them are attachable on a tripod. These new Shoe Bases provides more secure installation on an accessory shoe.

Shoe Base 1/4-20UNC
—Release date: December 27th, 2017
—JAN Code: 456212143 848 4

Shoe Base M6
—Release date: December 27th, 2017
—JAN Code : 456212143 847 7

Shoe Base BALL
—Release date: January 11th, 2018
—JAN Code: 456212143 852 1

Features

Shoe Base 1/4-20UNC installation example

Upper from left :Head Adapter of Shoe Base 1/4-20UNC, Shoe Base M6 and Shoe Base BALL
Lower: Shoe Base Adapter

Head Adapter stand alone is usable as tripod head.

Left image shows:Shoe Base 1/4-20UNC 360-degree horizontal movement
Right image shows :Shoe Base 1/4-20UNC 180-degree back and forth movement

Shoe Base 1/4-20UNC

Left: Compact digital camera attached on an underwater housing via Shoe Base 1/4-20UNC
Center(L): LF series light attached on an underwater housing via Shoe Base 1/4-20UNC /Single Light Holder LF for Tripod
Center(R): An action camera attached on an underwater housing via Shoe Base 1/4-20UNC.
Right: An action camera attached on an underwater tripod via head adapter of Shoe Base 1/4-20UNC. (*The underwater tripod in the image is to be released in 2018)

Left: Z-330 strobe attached on an underwater housing via Shoe Base M6
Center: GoPro HERO6 Black/SD Front Mask for HERO5/6 attached on an underwater housing via Shoe Base M6.
Right: S-2000 strobe attached on an underwater housing via Shoe Base M6

Shoe Base BALL

Left: LF3100-EW attached on an underwater housing via Shoe Base BALL
Center(L): 2 x LF3100-EW attached on an underwater housing via Shoe Base BALL
Center(R): S-2000 strobe attached on an underwater housing via Shoe Base BALL
Right: GoPro HERO6 Black/SD Front Mask for HERO5/6 attached on an underwater tripod via head adapter of Shoe Base BALL. (*The underwater tripod in the image is to be released in 2018)

Compatible product

All Shoe Adapter

Please refer below link to see compatibility with underwater housings on INON web site.

Shoe Base 1/4-20UNC,Shoe Base M6,Shoe Base BALL Compatibility Chart [PDF:85KB]

Shoe Base 1/4-20 UNC (1/4 Tripod Screw)

Shoe Base BALL (Ball adapter)

(*1) Optional Accessory Shoe Spacer for Canon is required when installing these products on an accessory shoe of Canon housing.

Accessory Shoe Spacer for Canon

(*2) This product is designed to make simple set-up to attach strobe/light/compact digital camera /action camera etc. on a water-proof housing or tripod. So attaching too heavy product or too many products could cause excessive load on this product and combined water-proof housing or abrupt movement of the combined product could happen leading to personal injury, damage or malfunction.

(*3) OptionalRubber Spacer is required when installing on the SD Mount Cage for HERO3/3+/4.

Please consult with your purchasing dealer for detail.