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Sachtler FSB 8 / 8T fluid head

Quality for (H)DV-Users: The FSB 8.
The sturdy and reliable FSB 8 completes Sachtler's FSB-Range of 75mm heads, extending the payload range to 19.8 lbs (9 kg), well suited for (H)DV camcorders in industrial, newsgathering and education applications. The FSB 8 provides a 10-stage counterbalance, as well as five steps of drag (plus 0) for both tilt and pan. The fluid head is engineered with Sachtler's well-known technology, including its patented counterbalance switch mechanism, Speedbalance and Sideload technology, which allows quick mounting and unmounting of the camcorder for on-the-go assignments.

Technical data

Weight 2.15 kg / 4.7 lbs
Payload 1 - 10 kg / 2 - 22 lbs
Sliding range - plate 120 mm / 4.7"
Counterbalance in 10 steps
Grades of drag 5 each horizontal and vertical + 0
Tilt range +90/-75°
Temperature range -40° to +60° C / -40 to +140° F
Camera fitting Sideload plate S
Tripod/Pedestal fitting 75 mm bowl, integrated flat base fitting
Pan bar(s) 1, Type DV 75
Level self-illuminating Touch Bubble
Batteries Level 1 x CR2032
Adapter viewfinder extension optionally

FSB 8 / 8T are also available in the following systems
System FSB 8
System FSB 8 / 2 D
System FSB 8 MD
System FSB 8 / 2 MD
System FSB 8 SL MCF
System FSB 8 TT 75/2 CF
System FSB 8 T MD
System FSB 8 T SL MCF