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Walimex pro VC-400 Excellence Studio Flash

Item number: 19658
  • POWERFUL PERFORMANCE FOR PROFESSIONAL USERS - With this VC Excellence series studio flash from Walimex pro you are equipped for every shooting thanks to steplessly variable flash power up to 400 Ws and wireless remote triggering!
  • VERY FLEXIBLE AND WIDELY COMPATIBLE - The Aurora/Bowens connection makes the VC Excellence series compatible with a wide range of light shapers available on the market or already in your studio
  • EASY CONFIGURATION - You can place the flash unit on classic lamp stands or hang it on pantographs. With just a few simple steps you can configure the flash and integrate it into your studio ecosystem.
  • DETAILED DATA - Triggering by wireless remote, phototube, sync cord, flash duration 1/800 - 1/1200 s, very quiet fan cooling, power via power cord, 150 W modelling light, guide number 70, output 400 Ws, weight 2.5 kg
  • SCOPE OF DELIVERY - 1x Walimex pro VC 400 Excellence Studio Flash, 1x Standard Reflector shiny, 1x Power Cord, 1x Sync Cable, 1x Protective Cap. Flash tube and modelling light included, already installed
Item description

Fulfils highest demands
The VC Excellence studio flash series from Walimex pro is ideally suited for professional users with high demands to their studio equipment. We offer the VC Excellence studio flashes with a flash output of 300 Ws, 400 Ws, 500 Ws, 600 Ws and 1000 Ws.

Integrated receiver with 16 channels
One of the highlights of the series is the built-in 2.4 GHZ radio receiver with 16 channels and 4 groups. When used with several flashes, each flash can thus be controlled individually - for maximum flexibility. All settings such as flash output or modelling light can be conveniently adjusted at the click of a button via the separately available radio trigger or by using the clear and user-friendly control panel on the flash itself. The output can be adjusted from 1/1 to 1/32 and, just like the 150 W modelling light, is infinitely variable, allowing the light output to be precisely matched to the prevailing lighting conditions. The flash can be triggered via a sync cable, the built-in phototube, the test button or the additionally available radio trigger (article No. 19899). A very quiet fan cooling protects against failure due to overheating.

Extremely short recharging times
The VC Excellence series impresses with very high guide numbers and short recharging times, which means that flashes can also be fired in quick succession at any time without any problems. The studio flash is equipped with a practical Aurora/Bowens-compatible bayonet connection and an integrated umbrella holder.

  VC Excellence 300 VC Excellence 400 VC Excellence 500 VC Excellence 600 VC Excellence 1000
Article No. 19657 19658 19659 19660 19662
Flash Output 300 Ws 400 Ws 500 Ws 600 Ws 1000 Ws
Guide Number (2m/ISO 100) 60 70 78 86 106
Recycle Time 0.2 ~ 0.9 s 0.2 ~ 1.0 s 0.2 ~ 1.1 s 0.2 ~ 1.3 s 0.2 ~ 2.0 s
Flash Duration 1/800 ~ 1/1200 s
Modeling Light 150 W 150 W 250 W 250 W 250 W
Synchronisation Photoube, Sync Socket, Test Button, Wireless Remote (Article No. 19899)
Colour Temperature 5600K ± 200K
Flash Tube “plug-in”, User-exchangeable
Trip Voltage 5 V
Bayonet Walimex pro & K, Aurora/Bowens compatible
Fan-Cooling Yes
Auto Discharge Yes
Power Supply AC 220-240 V / 50 Hz
Micro-Fuse 6.3 Ampere
Included Accessories Protective Hood, Reflector, Power Cord (4m), Sync Cable (4m), Modeling Light, Flash Tube, Manual
Weight 2.5 kg 2.5 kg 2.8 kg 2.8 kg 3.3 kg
Size (w/o Reflector) ca. 30 x 13 x 13 cm ca. 30 x 13 x 13 cm ca. 32 x 13 x 13 cm ca. 32 x 13 x 13 cm ca. 36 x 13 x 13 cm
Frequency built-in Radio Trigger 2.4 GHz
Technical specification

General information

Material Aluminium, metal, synthetic material
Product Color Grey
Width 130mm
Weight 2500g
Length 300mm


Power Supply AC 220-240V/50Hz
Transfer Funk, Wire
Trigger Mode Photo cell, Sync cord, Test button
Connection Softboxadapter: walimex pro & K, Aurora/Bowens
Tripod Connection Spigot
Special Features Umbrella holder
Replenishment 0,2~1,0s
Power Stage 1/1 - 1/32
HSS 1/300
Flash Duration 1/800 ~ 1/1200s
Modeling Lamp 150W
Flash Output 400Ws
Colour Temperature 5600±200K
Trigger Tension 5V
Protection for Flash & Lamp 6,3A
Guide Number 70
TTL Transfer No
Flash Tube Plug-in
Slave Yes


Girth 1535mm
Height of Packaging 225mm
Length of Packaging 505mm
Packaging Material Colour Packaging
Packaging with Euro Hole No
Weight incl. Packaging 3970g
Width of Packaging 290mm
Included in delivery
  • 1x Walimex pro VC-400 Excellence Studio Flash
  • 1x Standard Reflector Glossy
  • 1x Power Cord
  • 1x Sync Cable with 3.5 mm jack plug
  • 1x Protective Cap
  • 1x Modelling lighgt, installed
  • 1x Flash Tube, installed
Examples of Use