High Speed Stage

High Speed Range

1,000 Hz also for lower wattages up to 800 W.

ARRI’s High Speed ballasts accept the challenge of modern digital high-speed photography with ease.

Running lamp frequencies up to 1,200 Hz High Speed ballasts facilitate high quality flicker free images even at frame rates of 1,000 fps and in many cases beyond even with a single discharge daylight source. Set to High Speed mode, ARRI electronic ballasts supply the lamp with a greatly raised square wave current, allowing worriless shootings for many various application such as SFX, VFX, commercials, sports, industrial applications, automotive component testing, ballistics or material testing.

ARRI High Speed electronic ballasts are available up to 800 W.


  • 1,000 Hz lamp operation for high frame rates
  • Power factor correction by Active Line Filter (ALF)
  • Automatic detection of the connected luminaire
  • Indicators for power, protective earth and overtemperature

For Daylight-Systems ARRI offers an extended warranty period of five years, if the ballast is purchased with a matching ARRI lamphead.

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