The MB-18 is an industry standard lightweight production matte box designed to fit medium range lenses. It slides onto 19mm rods studio and swings away to facilitate lens change. Different stage backs can be used to have from two to four 4×5.6 filters stages, as well as one 138mm round stage.

Main Features

  • Filter Size: 4″ x 4″, 4″ x 5.65″, 138mm round
  • Vertical and horizontal filter frames available
  • 2, 3 and 4 trays stage available
  • Swing away mechanism
  • French flag holder
  • Requires studio bridge plate, not for 15 mm lightweight support
  • Top / bottom and side flags available
  • Set of 6 masks available

Technical Specs

 

  • Min focal length 35 mm lenses: 14 mm
  • Min focal length 16 mm lenses: 7 mm
  • Max number of  filters:
    • four 4 x 5,65" filters
    • one 138 mm round filter
  • Dimensions: 300 x 250 x 115 mm
  • Weight approx.: 1,450 g (3 lbs)

Our Kit

Our rental kit includes:

  • Arri MB-18 4x5.6 Matte Box
  • Top Eyebrow
  • 4, 3, or 2 Filter Stages back
  • 138mm or 4.5" with Retaining Ring
  • (2x) Side Brows
  • (6x) 35mm or 16mm Hard Mattes

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