Genustech Exceptional Plate (Swiss Arca Quick Release Plate, Pair of 215mm/8.6'' Rods, 4 Riser Blocks, 15mm Rod Support Bracket)

by Genustech MFG# GT-GEN-X-PLATE/1

Genustech Exceptional Plate (Swiss Arca Quick Release Plate, Pair of 215mm/8.6'' Rods, 4 Riser Blocks, 15mm Rod Support Bracket)

The Gen X Plate is a revolutionary new camera baseplate system catering to both large and small cameras Genus has designed this baseplate for the camera professional who needs their equipment to have the flexibility and versatility to adapt and evolve to new camera and production challenges.

Gen X Plate intakes the core Genus design principles of flexibly and ease of use to the next levels. The Genus Quick Release System (QR LOCK) allows the user to easily and quickly swap between camera set ups. The QR System incorporates a safety lock for added security and confidence while shooting. The Genus quick release Plate comes with camera locating pin, as well as one ¼” Screw and one 3/8” Screw camera screws. The travel distance of the Genus quick release Plate is 200mm.

The Gen X Plate’s is designed is to easily adapt to different camera system and accessories.

The21mm removable riser posts allow for you to set the plate at the height which is right for your camera system. Whether you require a higher setups for cameras likes DSLRs, or the lower position for larger camera systems such as RED, F3 and Canon C Series cameras. The Gen X plate has your support needs covered.

(Rod Bracket Adaptor)

The Gen X Plate is designed to support 15mm light weight support rods. These 250mm long rods are provided as standard. They can be attached to brackets at the front and rear of the plate. The height of each bracket can be set independently and is adjusted with a ¼” Screw. This allows for the easy configuration and adjustment of support rods for use with other accessories such as matte boxes, follow focus, cheese plates or monitors. The front bracket allows for range of approximately 55mm adjustment in height, while the rear bracket allows for approximately 15mm adjustment in height.

The Gen X camera baseplate comes in to two packages to suite specific camera professionals requirements. One contains one 15mm Rod Bracket Adaptor, while the other is available with the full set of two Rod Bracket Adaptors.


Gen X Plate /1 Includes:

1 x Genus X Base Plate


2 x 15mm LWS Rods (215mm Length)


1 x Genus quick release Plate (with 1 x ¼” & 1 x 3/8” Camera Screws)


4 x Height Adjustment Posts


2 x Rod Bracket Adaptor


4 x ¼” Attachment Screws


Free upgrade to 15mm Carbon Fiber Rods 250mm (pair)

Free upgrade to 15mm Carbon Fiber Rods 350mm (pair)


The Rod Bracket Adapter can also be purchased separately.

In addition the Gen X Plates has been designed with the flexibility in mind and deal with issues facing many camera professionals today. Its configuration can be adapted to allow for horizontal offset of camera if required.