The Sachtler FSB-8 is a fluid head designed to work with the handheld size of DV, DVCAM, HVX and HDV camcorders. This head offers Sachtler's Snap & Go sideload mechanism which boasts an exceptionally large sliding range of 120mm (4.7") and 10-step counterbalance. This ensures extremely fine and fast balancing.
Frictionless Leak-Proof Fluid Damping
Frictionless leak proof fluid damping with five levels of drag, for perfect pictures while panning, without jerks and vibrations. Identical across both horizontal and vertical planes, and allows complete disengagement of drag for fast panning.
The FSB-8 features Sachtler's Snap and Go sideload mechanism which boasts an exceptionally large sliding range of 120mm / 4.7" and 10-step counterbalance.
FSB Cell Compatible
This head is compatible with lightweight and powerful FSB Power Cell.
- Fluid Head
- Pan Bar
- Quick Release Camera Plate
|Load Capacity||20 lbs (9kg)|
|Diameter / Thread||75mm|
|Counter Balance System||10 steps|
|Counter Balance Range||2-20 lbs (0.9-9kg)|
|Quick Release/Wedge Plate||Yes|
|Balance Plate||Yes, 4.7" (120mm) Sliding Range|
|Tilt Drag||5 Steps plus Zero|
|Tilt Range||-75 to +90°|
|Pan Drag||5 Steps plus Zero|
|Leveling Bubble/Illuminated||Yes / Yes|
|Temperature Range||-40 to +140°F (-40 to +60°C)|
|Weight||4.7 lbs (2.15kg)|
|Counterbalance||in 10 steps|
|Camera Fitting||Sideload plate S|
|Tripod / Pedestal Fitting||75 mm bowl, integrated flat base fitting|
|Pan Bar||1, Type DV 75|
Questions & Answers
Sachtler FSB 8 Fluid Head w/Sideload Plate S
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