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IKELITE UNDERWATER HOUSING 200DLM/C FOR NIKON D5500, D5600

SKU: 6902.56

  • ₱54,100.00
    Unit price per 

SPECIAL ORDER

This is not a regularly stocked item. It will be ordered for you from the manufacturer upon request. All special order items are final sale (no cancellations and/or returns)



Capture images of the underwater world with IKELITE UNDERWATER HOUSING 200DLM/C FOR NIKON D5500, D5600. The housing accepts interchangeable dome and flat ports for a broad array of lenses. The enclosure is depth-rated for 200'. An Ikelite sync cord bulkhead with manual hot shoe enables the connection of optional external strobes. Ergonomic mechanical controls including push buttons, dials, and levers afford access to virtually all camera functions. Built for durability, the enclosure is made in the USA from a corrosion-resistant polycarbonate and ABS plastic blend. It is white on the front, top, sides, and bottom, but clear in the back to allow you to monitor the O-ring seal and maintain your view of the camera's rear controls.

SPECIFICATIONS:

  • 200 ft (60m) depth rating
  • DLM Type C port mount
  • Controls for all camera functions; access is not provided for Diopter Adjustment Control
  • Included Ikelite ICS-5 bulkhead connector with manual hotshoe for the reliable electrical triggering of underwater strobes; Optional TTL accessories provides automatic exposure with compatible Ikelite DS strobes
  • Two 1/4-20 threaded tray mounts with 3" (76mm) spacing
  • Slightly negative buoyancy in freshwater
  • Actual buoyancy varies depending on the choice of lens and port
  • 8 lbs (1295 g)
  • 5 x 6 x 6.25 (190 x 152 x 159 mm)
  • ABS-PC, acrylic, and acetyl construction

Construction Details

  • Made by hand in the USA from a corrosion-resistant polycarbonate and ABS plastic blend
  • White on the front, top, sides, and bottom to reflect sunlight and keep the camera cool when shooting on or above the water's surface
  • Clear in the back to allow you to monitor the O-ring seal and camera
  • Two double-passivated, stainless steel locking latches are virtually unbreakable and make it easy to open and close the housing
  • Rear O-ring seal design and placement prevent accidental twisting or stretching, and eliminate the need for a groove that can trap sand, dirt, or debris
  • 1/2-20 threaded accessory port on the side of the housing allows for the easy installation of an optional Vacuum Kit, which will allow you to confirm the integrity of the watertight seal before diving
  • The camera is installed and removed through the front of the housing
  • The mounting plate allows for secure camera placement and does not need to be removed for you to access the battery compartment or memory card slot
  • The mounting plate has a 1/4"-20 threaded hole for connection to a tripod

Controls and Handling

  • Large ergonomic mechanical controls including push-buttons, dials, knobs, and levers afford access to all camera functions except for the diopter adjustment knob
  • Soft knobs increase comfort and prevent your fingers from slipping when operating the most commonly used controls
  • Curved shutter lever
  • Corrosion-proof, smooth-action acetal buttons
  • Laser-engraved control symbols on the back of the housing won't come off or fade with time
  • The camera's large, bright LCD screen is fully visible from edge to edge through the rear of the housing
  • Super eye Viewfinder gives you an enhanced view through the camera's OVF
  • Two 1/4"-20 threaded mounts on the bottom of the housing allow for connection to an optional tray with grips, which improves balance and handling while adding attachment points for lighting arms

Lens Ports

  • Housing accepts separately sold dome and flat ports for a broad array of lenses

Strobe Connection and Operation

  • Ikelite bulkhead with a manual hot shoe enables the connection of optional external strobes via sync cords
  • For TTL functionality, use separately sold DL1 DS Link Nikon TTL Converter Ikelite NT3 Hot Shoe Kit #46056 and a compatible Ikelite DS strobe