Price List

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How To Order

Orders are by email and if you are interested in purchasing, please email me or send me a message. Please include what you are interested in and where you are (country & city).
If you are not sure about what you need, or where to start, drop me a message. I am happy to help in any way I can.

Contact

Please contact me
– by email at . Sorry about the use of an image. Using text results in horrendous amounts of spam.
– by using the contact form.

Prices & Payment

Payment is via PayPal using a credit card, debit card, or PayPal account. PayPal may offer additional payment methods depending on your location.
Prices do not include shipping costs.
Prices do not include VAT/import taxes.

Currency

Prices are listed in USD (US dollar), Euro, and HKD (Hong Kong dollar). If you don’t use USD or Euro then HKD is the better option.

Shipping

Various methods are used to ship orders depending on the parcel size and the country being delivered to. The cost of shipping will be shown in the quote. All goods are shipped with tracking included.

dropController Purchase Policy and Warranty

Please see the dropController purchase policy for details

Discounts

Customers who purchase complete sets enjoy 5% discount on all future orders.
Complete sets have discounts built in to the price. Please see below for details.

All accessories and additional parts, when ordered with a set, enjoy 5% discount.
Note: Only one discount type applies per order.

Compatibility

The dropController systems are compatible with cameras that can use a wired shutter release cable. Please check your camera can use a wired shutter release before ordering. Not sure what lead you require, see the common shutter release leads page or let me know your camera make and model and I will check.

dropControllerV4 is compatible with wifi/network enabled devices such as smart phones, tablets, laptops, desktop PCs that have a modern web browser. Compatible with Windows, IOS/apple, Android, Linux.

dropControllerV3 is compatible with Windows PCs and Android devices.

Complete Sets

The 3 main sets are

  • starter
  • 3 valve, drops from above
  • 2 valve + Shoot From Below

Custom sets also available.
Send me a message and let me know what you are looking for.

Starter Set

Single valve starter set. Just the basics to get you going.

Includes
– dropControllerV4mkII-8
– 1 x Valve & Bottle Set
– 1 x Valve Bracket

Does not include frame or tray.

US$310 / €291 / HK$2315
US$290 / €270 / HK$2200

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3 Valve Set

dropController

The complete Intermediate system.

Includes
– dropControllerV4mkII-8
– 3 x Valve & Bottle Set
– 3 x Valve Bracket
– 1 x 2m PVC tube

Does not include frame or tray.

US$442 / €412 / HK$3315
US$410 / €385 / HK$3100

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SFB + 2 Valve Set

Advanced Shoot From Below system.

Includes
– dropControllerV4mkII-8
– 2 x Valve & Bottle Set
– 3 x Valve Bracket
– 1 x SFB Set
– 1 x SFB Stand & Adaptor
– 1 x SFB Nozzle Set
– 1 x 2m PVC tube

Does not include frame or tray.

US$597 / €535 / HK$4430
US$549 / €499 / HK$4100

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Controllers & Upgrades

dropControllerV4mkII-8 24V

dropControllerV4mkII. The ultimate water drop photography device.

24V system. 8 valve ports

US$249.00 / €235,00 / HK$1850.00

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dropControllerV4mkII-8 12V

dropControllerV4mkII. The ultimate water drop photography device.

12V system. 8 valve ports

US$249.00 / €235,00 / HK$1850.00

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dropControllerV4mkII-8 Upgrade

Upgrade: dropControllerV3 to dropControllerV4mkII-8.

Already have dropControllerV3 and want to upgrade? Here is the chance. This is a special price for existing users only. You must provide the email address you used when purchasing the dropControllerV3.

12v or 24v system

US $149.00 / €140,00 / HK $1100.00

dropControllerV3 Kit 12v or 24v

Everything you need to build a dropControllerV3

12v or 24v system

US$99.00 / €95,00 / HK$700.00

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Components & Accessories

Valve & Bottle Set: 24V Valve

A valve, a bottle, and they are in a set!

US$49.00 / €45,00 / HK$375.00

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Valve & Bottle Set: 12V Valve

A valve, a bottle, and they are in a set!

US$49.00 / €45,00 / HK$375.00

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Bottle Set

A bottle and some nozzles.

1 x Bottle
2 x Bottle clips
3 x 6mm ¼ NPT brass nozzles

US$20.00 / €19,00 / HK$150.00

Shoot From Below Set With 24V Valve

Comprehensive SFB set

Everything you need for a comprehensive SFB system.
Everything except, the bottom stand and the frame that is!

Comes with a 24v solenoid valve

US $149.00 / €140,00 / HK $1100.00

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Shoot from Below Set With 12V Valve

Comprehensive SFB set

Everything you need for a comprehensive SFB system.
Everything except, the bottom stand and the frame that is!

Comes with a 12V solenoid valve.

US $149.00 / €140,00 / HK $1100.00

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Shot From Below Bottom Stand

Versatile stand for the bottom nozzle

Bubble level
X & Y fine adjustment

3 way block shown for illustration only and is not included.

US$39.00 / €36,00 / HK$275.00

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Shoot From Below Nozzle Set

3 Shoot From Below nozzles.
1 x 1mm opening
1 x 2mm opening
1 x 3mm opening

All nozzles have 1/4inch NPT threads

Allows for a wide range of experimentation. Create fine delicate jets to sturdy columns.

Appearance may change without notice.

US$15.00 / €14,00 / HK $110.00

Shako PU220AR-02 12V Solenoid Valve

Shako 12v solenoid valve

The gold standard in solenoid valves. Reliable with repeatable performance. ¼ NPT thread size.

Style may change without notice. May or may not have LED

US$35.00 / €33,00 / HK$250.00

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Shako PU220AR-02 24V Solenoid Valve

Shako 24v solenoid valve

The gold standard in solenoid valves. Reliable with repeatable performance. ¼ NPT thread size.

Style may change without notice. May or may not have LED

US$35.00 / €33,00 / HK$250.00

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dropController Frame

An effective and flexible frame designed to fit any style of bottom container, tray or bowl.

Ideal for use with smaller bowls and large trays.

Size when assembled:
H1020mm x W540mm

US$75.00 / €70,00 / HK$550.00

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Valve Bracket

Fits many different types of valve as well as mini ball heads.

Milled aluminum alloy.

US$12.00 / €11,00 / HK$90.00

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3 Valve Leads

Set of 3 valve leads

Length: 2m

US$15.00 / €14,00 / HK $110.00

Shutter Trigger Lead

Various leads available

Coiled lead 30-100cm

US$9.00 / €8,50 / HK$70.00 each

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Flash Trigger Lead

3.5mm jack to PC socket.

Coiled lead 30-100cm

US$9.00 / €8,50 / HK$70.00 each

Extenion Lead

3.5mm female to 3.5mm male.
1.5m length

Suitable for use with the shutter release and flash trigger leads.

US$9.00 / €8,50 / HK$70.00 each

Soft PVC Tube

Outer Dia: 8mm
Inner Dia: 5mm
(fit 6mm nozzles)

Length 2 metre

US$10.00 / €9,00 / HK$70.00