Ikelite #6233.06 housing for Olympus TG-5

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Ikelite #6233.06 housing for Olympus TG-5

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Ikelite #6233.06 housing for Olympus TG-5


Product details

This robust, fully featured housing expands the capabilities of your Tough camera from the surf down to depths of 200 feet (60m). A side-mounted shutter lever and new zoom control make shooting a breeze. Hard anodized aluminum and acetyl controls operate smoothly and are fully serviceable for many years of enjoyment.

Our brand new ABS-PC blend provides strength and corrosion-free performance year after year. The specially formulated color deflects the sunlight to keep your camera running cooler, longer. Durable construction keeps the system watertight shallow and at depths up to 200ft (60m), well beyond the reach of the Olympus branded housing.

Ikelite products are designed, built and tested in the USA. We use locally sourced, top-grade materials. Our housings are built by hand and individually tested for fit, function and waterproof integrity. We back our products with over 50 years of experience and service within the dive industry.


Camera compatibility

Older TG-series cameras are not usable in this housing due to differences in lens and control placement.


What's included

  • Housing
  • Port cover # 0200
  • Vinyl break-away safety lanyard # 0321.10
  • Silicone lubricant # 0184.1
  • 1 year manufacturer warranty


  • 200 ft (60m) depth rating
  • Controls for all camera functions except Log Switch
  • Slightly positive buoyancy in fresh water
  • 1/4-20 thread tray mounting with 3-inch (76mm) spacing
  • Weight 1.1 lb (500 g)
  • Dimensions 6.2 x 4.4 x 3.7 in (158 x 112 x 94 mm) including projections
  • 3.0-inch diameter glass lens port

spare parts

  • 0132.45 Main o-ring 
  • 0200 Port cover 
  • 0184.2 Silicone lubricant resealable 2cc tube
Additional Information

Additional Information

Camera Specific Housing Finder Olympus TG-5
Depth Rating 60m
Port 67mm Screw thread
Controls Controls for all camera functions except Log Switch
Sync Connection 2 x Sea and Sea Fibre Optic cable connector
Tray Attachment 2 x 1/4-20 thread tray mounting with 3-inch (76mm) spacing
Buoyancy Slightly positive buoyancy in fresh water
Product Weight 500g / 1.1lb
Dimensions 158 x 112 x 94 mm / 6.2 x 4.4 x 3.7 in
Part Number #6233.06
SKU/EAN 883711054766


Due to the position of the camera's flash in relation to its lens, the built-in flash is not suitable to illuminate photos under water. For the best color and clarity, we recommend adding a filter, strobe, or constant-on light. The built-in flash may be used to trigger external strobes via fiber optic sync cord. Two ports are provided for the connection of up to two fiber optic cords.

Any Ikelite DS strobe may be connected using the Fiber Optic Converter # 4401.1 and Fiber Optic Cord # 4501. The AF35 strobe is not compatible with this housing.
Fiber optic cord compatibility

Ikelite Fiber Optic Coiled Cord # 4501
INON Optical D Cable "Non-wireless type" L-Connector
SEA&SEA Fiber Optic Cable (L-type) # 50107
SEA&SEA Fiber Optic Cable II # 50128
Olympus UW Fiber Optic Cable PTCB-E02
Nauticam Optical Fiber Cable # 26211 Nauticam to INON
Nauticam Optical Fiber Cable # 26212 Nauticam to Sea&Sea

Wide Angle, Macro, and Filters

Wide angle, macro + filters

Ikelites 3-inch diameter ports feature a 67mm thread on the front for the easy attachment of external wide angle and macro wet lenses. Wide angle lenses make objects appear smaller, so that you can fit more into your frame underwater. Macro close-up lenses make small objects appear larger, so that tiny creatures will fill your frame.

The WD-3 Wide Angle Dome provides mid-range angle of view with no vignetting (dark shadows in the corners of the image).

The Epoque DCL-30 Wide Angle Lens, INON UWL-H100, and other 67mm threaded wide angle lenses, provide a wider maximum angle of view. Because these are separated from the camera's lens by glass, air, and water, some vignetting and edge distortion will be present. These effects can be reduced or eliminated by using a smaller aperture, zooming in slightly, and/or cropping in post-production.

External macro lenses with 67mm threads from INON, Epoque, and other manufacturers, can be attached directly to the front of the housing's port.

3-inch diameter color filters press directly onto these ports. Most wide angle lenses require a 3.6-inch diameter color filter. Refer to the product page for information on color filter compatibility.

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