3 STEERING MODES & INDIVIDUAL MOVEMENT CONTROL
Both the GF-Primo and GF-Secondo can switch over to crab, front or rear wheel steering. The steering rods can be set to the Dolly Grip’s preferred working position. The HCU fits snuggly into the steering handle to enable comfortable and user-friendly operation. Interchangeable steering rods between both the GF-Primo and GF-Secondo Dolly.
State-of-the-art, wireless operation via the ergonomic hand control gives the operator perfect control of the column’s lift. The informative display is clear and easy to understand, showing the operational status. Speed and drive ramp adjustment as well as setting limits and the recording of movement sequences are easy to implement.
ROTATABLE & REMOVABLE COLUMN
The Column of the GF-Primo and the GF-Secondo is rotatable and can be separated from the base dolly for easy transportation. Base plates with a Euro-adapter or a turnstile mount are available and can be fitted to the base dolly. In turn, risers, seat arms etc can be mounted, resulting in a mobile mini-base dolly.
MULTIFUNCTIONAL TURNSTILE MOUNT
In addition to the main, adjustable seat, the multifunctional turnstile mount accepts 3 adapters to provide more seating and camera positions than other central column dolly e.g. two persons, two cameras. By attaching standard GFM accessories such as the Combi-rig, high / low rigs, off-set brackets etc directly onto the turnstile mount, chan- ging the camera position in relationship to the camera operator is a simple matter. This function combined with the rotatable column enables position adjustments of the camera without any great effort, creating a flexible and comfortable working situation.
PNEUMATIC »BIG« WHEELS
The all-terrain, quick release, pneumatic »BIG« wheels are a unique feature only available with GFM dollies. They attach to the studio wheels, without tools, and clamp on in seconds with a special claw, locking design. They provide extra ground clearance for transport and shooting on rough terrain (max. payload 130 kg / 286 lbs).
THE ULTIMATE PLATFORM SYSTEM
The multifunctional platform set is machined from solid, high grade aluminium with rows of threaded (12 mm & 3/8”) and non-threaded holes (12, 25 & 28 mm). The perfect tool for mounting various adapters such as low shot plates, lighting stands, monitor holders, seat arm extensions, counter weight rods etc. Special adapters are available for attaching scaffold tubes directly to the platforms, providing even more rigging options. The unique locking system utilizes the base dolly’s carry handles, ensuring a fast and no-play connection.
THE GF-LOW PLATFORM SYSTEM
GFM’s Low platform system provides variable heights plus an expansion of the standing room on the dolly base. The multifunctional platform set is machined from solid, high grade aluminium and provides a selection of threaded (12 mm & 3/8 ”) and non-threaded holes (12, 25 & 28 mm) as well as elongated slots. Track or skateboard wheels can be attached for use on straight track. It is a 2-part construction. The main section of the platform to be used with the standard 4-piece platform set, providing a larger standing area. The platform can carry 100 kg.
Designed to carry 1 or 2 persons plus camera, the GF-Primo Jib is a stable, modular jib ideal for working on tight sets. Mounted on the GF-Primo or GF-Secondo Dolly, it provides a lift range of 154 cm / 5’ and with the rotatable bearing in both base dollies, 360° of smooth endless panning is possible, a feature enhanced by the GF-Primo’s wireless mode.
GFM produces a wide range of high quality dolly accessories with the intention of providing you with the best tool available to achieve the shot you want.