Preston F/I Unit Mounting Bracket

Tough Nylon

One 1/4” UNC and one 3/8” UNC mounting point

DITs can bolt the unit securely in place

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Description

This is an attachment which screws onto the Preston F/I unit to give you a solid mounting point to bolt into, using either the 1/4” or 3/8” position.

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Fix the bracket to the F/I unit by replacing the four 4-40 x 3/8” screws with slightly longer 1/2” ones.

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The bracket’s mounting plateaux is 25mm wide x 60mm long and so is ideal for ‘Cine Lock’ QR type attachments.

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To complete the bracket you will need

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One 1/4 UNC half-height hexagonal nut (only a 4mm high half-nut will fit)

One 3/8 UNC half-height hexagonal nut (only a half-nut will fit)

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In the UK, I have found Westfield Fasteners a good source for UNC nuts and bolts and the links above are to their site.