You will not be disappointed. The Gitzo G1380 Fluid Head.
The G1380 "Fluide" video head, is specifically designed to balance the wide range of new DV, DVCAM and light ENG cameras with payloads from 2.2 to 22 lbs. Features separate pan and tilt, variable fluid drag control to produce smooth and repeatable movement without detachable stops and starts.
A separate pan and tilt lock is included. The sliding camera plate, which balances the cameras, can be rapidly engaged or disengaged with the camera from the head. Incorporates a safety release to prevent the camera accidentally falling off. The FLUIDE has a factory fitted balance spring available in 6 versions, which cover the weights of today's digital and lightweight ENG cameras.2.2, 4.4, 11, 17.6, 19.8 and 22 lbs. The G1380 Fluide pan & tilt head achieves the perfect counter balance by means of an innovative and unique interchangeable spring balance mechanism, allowing the use of a variety of camcorders with different payloads. This allows the heads to tilt through the full range of ±85: in perfect balance.
Eliminating a considerable amount of physical effort required by the operator to control the tilting action. Features a progressive, stiction free drag, where the torque is provided from a sliding contact between dissimilar surfaces. The variable drag is adjusted to provide a non-linear torque speed characteristic, which allows "whip pan" movements. Maximum payload 7 kg (22 lb), dependent upon which counterbalance spring is used.Adjustable for positive camera control, by a set of optional counterbalance springs. Top-loading quick-release slide plate, with 1/4 in. Camera screws and locating pin, accommodates all cameras. Illuminated leveling bubble for convenient low-light set up. Technical Data: G1380 pan and tilt head. Weight Head with bowl clamp: 2.44 kg (5.29 lb) Pan bar 0.2 kg (0.4 lb).
Height to mounting face: 12.1 cm 4.76 in. Length: 12.9 cm 4.08 in.Width: 14.8 cm 5.83 in. Load capacity: up to 10 kg (22 lb) dependent upon which spring is fitted. Tripod fixing: 75 mm ball. Please see my other listings for more great items, including a like new 1 stage Vinten tripod to fit this head.
Each listing includes an accurate description and at least one picture of the actual item. The item "Gitzo G1380 Fluid Video Head with pan bar & plate 22 Lb Load Mint" is in sale since Thursday, August 6, 2020. This item is in the category "Cameras & Photo\Tripods & Supports\Tripod Heads". The seller is "epicure" and is located in Littleton, Massachusetts.
This item can be shipped worldwide.