The POL-HM850 Polar Cover is designed to keep the JVC GY-HM850 or 890 camera warm when shooting in cold temperatures. It has a black nylon fabric exterior and is thickly padded and constructed of high loft insulation.
The interior is lined with Mylar fabric to reflect heat back into the camera chamber. Air activated warmers placed inside the case to maintain interior temperatures to keep battery, recorder, lens and hands warm. The case has been tested at minus 50 degrees Fahrenheit. Two hand openings at the lens are enclosed with fleece cuffs for warm access.
The attached insulated lens cover protects the lens in transport. It also prevents condensation from forming when bringing the Polar Cover in from the cold.
-Thickly padded and constructed of high loft insulation.
-Interior is lined with Silver Mylar Fabric to reflect heat back to the camera. Successfully tested at -500F (-100C)
-Touch Fastener strips line the interior of the Polar Bear for arranging optional air activated hand-warmers. They can be placed in pouches and stuck to areas near the battery to extend operating time. Heaters can also be positioned to keep lens and recorder section warm.
-Two-hand openings at the lens and 1 by the viewfinder are enclosed with cotton cuffs that keep hands warm and the cold out.
-Three sets of zippers for easy access to controls
-The snug bottom zipper pulls around tripod plate to allow tripod use
-Accepts microphones through the top zipper opposite the viewfinder
-A small lens cover is supplied with the Polar Bear to protect and keep camera insulated during transportation. The cover is stored in the front pocket.
-Rings are attached to the case to carry an HB-10/10P, HB-15/15P or HB-40 Shoulder Strap
Portabrace cases have been built by hand in Vermont since 1972. And while professional audio and video technology continues to change at a relentlessly fast pace, one thing has remained the same for over 40 years: our commitment to quality. From the highest quality materials, to the hand-built wooden equipment models, to the reinforced sewing techniques designed to strengthen weight-bearing contact points, our production processes are designed to make our cases the toughest and most reliable products available.