Arri M18 SE HMI


Arri M18 SE HMI w/ Flicker Free Ballast (1800W or 1200W compatible)

Additional information

Days Needed

1 Day, 2 Days, Weekly, Weekend

Rental Rates

  • DAILY $225

  • WEEKLY $675

All Arri lighting rentals require insurance to protect not only our equipment, but also the renter.
Please provide a Certificate of Insurance to have on file prior to the pick up of your rental.


Lamp Head
EB 1200/1800 Ballast
Head to Ballast Cable 50’
2 Full Double Scrims
1 Full Single Scrim
1 Half Double Scrim
1 Half Single Scrim
Hard Rolling Case


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  • Lens-less MAX Technology: Easy to use
  • New 1800 W lamp
  • Virtually the same size as a 1200 W lamphead but more than 70% brighter
  • Runs from most domestic sockets world-wide
  • Uses existing 575/1200/1800 W Cables
  • Can also be used with 1200 W lamps and ballasts
  • Cross Cooling allows safe operation at any tilt angle
  • Protection class IP 23
  • TRUE BLUE tilt lock holds even heavy Chimeras


This Lighting Fixture is compatible with both HMI and Tungsten light sources.


Combo Stand
25 or 50′ Stinger
Diffusion Frame – Flat Blade Type


Lamphead TypeOpen Face with Facetted Reflector, 1800W
Reflector TypeMAX reflector made of high purity aluminum
Lamp TypeMetal Halide 1800 W/SE; Metal Halide 1200 W/SE
Power Consumption1800 W / 1200 W
Voltage Range100 V / 140 V
Lamp BaseG38
DimmabilityYes, 50 – 100% Via Arri Ballast Unit
Cable OptionsVEAM, Schaltbau (GTV-Norm)
Lamphead Voltage Input48 V DC
Correlated Color Temperature:6000 K
Beam Angle20 – 60° (with 1800W lamp)
Product Weight10,5 kg / 23.1 lbs.
Product Size (HxWxL)567 x 387 x 388 mm / 22.3” x 15.2” x 15.3”
Lens Diameter:250 mm / 9.84”
Accessory Diameter:330 mm / 13” (Scrim)
Barndoor Size344 mm / 13.54”
MountingSpigot 28 mm / 1 1/8” (1.1”)
Protection ClassI/IP 23
CertificationsCE, CB, GS, cNRTL


Arri M18

Working with HMI Lighting: Arri M Series