Greater than a yr after first displaying off its idea, digicam accent producer Tilta now has its Cooling Cage for Canon’s EOS R5 and R6 mirrorless cameras out there to buy.
Because the idea laid out, the Tilta Cooling Cage is successfully a fan that you just connect to the rear of a Canon EOS R5 to assist hold the digicam cool whereas recording video. Whereas many joked about attaching followers to the again of Canon’s EOS R5 mirrorless digicam in mild of overheating points, Tilta sought to make it a actuality.
The ultimate model is almost an identical to the rendering idea Tilta had proven off final yr. It’s constructed of warmth conducting silicone, a secondary cooling board, a fooling chip, an alloy cooling warmth sink, a low noise fan and a cooling panel. The fan is powered through a USB-C connection, that are current on either side of the system, and attaches to the digicam utilizing a pair of screws that may screw into both the induced ARCA plate adapter or Tilta’s EOS R5/R6 digicam cage.
Tilta says the seven-blade fan can spin at as much as 5,000 rpm and has each a low- and high-speed setting. Tilta claims the fan maxes out at 30dB.
When in use, the EOS R5/R6’s display have to be flipped out so the fan can can get as near the again panel as attainable to maximise airflow throughout the realm of the digicam that heats up the quickest. When not in use, the fan might be flipped down and the display folded up.
Apparently, it seems Tilta has walked again on its earlier claims concerning how rapidly and the way a lot it may cool off a toasty Canon EOS R5 or R6 digicam. In truth, there’s no point out in any respect on the distinction in efficiency and temperatures you’ll be able to anticipate to see when utilizing the Tilta Digicam Cooling System, so till evaluations begin to drop, the efficacy of this distinctive product will stay a thriller.
In case you’re considering buying one, you’ll be able to order one now from Tilta’s on-line store for $165. As of publication, it says the product is back-ordered two weeks. It comes with the fan unit, an ARCA mounting plate, a pair of hex screws for attaching the fan and a USB-C cable for powering the system through an exterior battery.