Spectacular Rags

Rags, also known as “Overheads, butterfly or Slip-on textiles” are the materials that are tied onto the Butterfly/Overhead frame.


Glame Gold
Glame Silver
Rocketflector Gold
Rocketflector Silver
Checkerboard Silver/Daylight Blue
Checkerboard Red/Orange
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Checkerboard Silver/Gold


04’x04′ Butterfly
06’x06′ Butterfly
08’x08′ Butterfly
12’x12′ Overhead
12’x20′ Overhead
20’x20′ Overhead
and custom size

Used for

  • masking unwanted light
  • putting a hard edge on light 

Rocket Film Equipment make their rags with

  • Quality Fabrics
  • Tenara Thread
  • The Full width of the fabric to avoid too many seams
  • Flat shoelace ties for easy application and accurate tensioning
  • Spur and tooth, plated grommets
  • A grade polyester Webbing
  • PVC reinforced Corners with Slip-on elastic Strap
  • Colour coded drawstring carry/storage Bags. Always make sure the textile is Dry before stowing