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Sachtler DV 12SB Carbon Fiber Hot-Pod 10 Tripod System

B&H # SADV12SBHP MFR # 1214
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The Sachtler DV 12SB Carbon Fiber Hot-Pod 10 Tripod System, which includes the DV-12SB fluid head, is the choice for the professional videographer utilizing heavy camcorders and demands the smoothest pan and tilt during his days work. The 12-step counterbalance system creates the perfect counterbalance of the camera whether using a light or a heavy lens.

Among other features, it also offers five (5) steps of vertical and horizontal drag, as well as the Touch & Go quick release and automatic locking system for quick setup. It also includes the Hot-Pod 10 2CF Carbon Fiber Tripod, which is fitted with the Sachtler rotary clamping system for complete flexibility and ease of operation without any restrictions.

DV-12SB Fluid Head

Frictionless Leak Proof Fluid Damping
Frictionless leak proof fluid damping with five level 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.
Quick Release
Touch & Go Quick Release / Automatic Locking System, for quick set up without having to bother to screwing the camera to head and then having to unscrew it again. Also features a safety lock lever that prevents inadvertent disengagement of the camera latch.
Sliding Balance Plate
Sliding camera mount and plate with a 2.8" sliding range, makes a fast balancing system for the camera and ensures perfect balance across the horizontal plane.
Dynamic Counterbalancing System
12-step dynamic counterbalancing system, compensates for torques as the camera tilts, preventing the camera from inadvertently tipping, and ensuring that it is positioned securely at any tilt angle. And can be can be activated and deactivated individually.
Safe at any temperature, operates without any frictions from -40 to +140°F
Vibrationless vertical / horizontal brakes
Built-in illuminated bubble for horizontal leveling

Hot-Pod 10 Tripod

Dural carbon fiber construction
100mm / 4" bowl base
Single extension design
Maximum height of 68.9" (not including head)
Rotary clamping system
Load Capacity 30.8 lbs (14 kg)
Mount/Base 100mm 4" Half Ball
Balance Plate Yes, 2.8" Sliding Range
Pan & Tilt Range 360° / +90 to -75°
Pan & Tilt Drag 6 steps, 0 to 5
Leveling Bubble/Illuminated Yes / Illuminated
Material Carbon Fiber
Leg Stages/Sections 1/2
Minimum Height 38" (96.7 cm)
Maximum Height 75.8" (191.7 cm)
Folded Length 40.4" (102.7 cm)
Weight 18.7 lbs (8.5 kg)
Sachtler DV 12SB Carbon Fiber Hot-Pod 10 Tripod System
  • DV-12SB Fluid Head (#1205)
  • Hot Pod CF 10 Tripod (#5385/10)
  • Cover 100 II Hard Case (#9309)
  • 1x Single Section Pan Bar (DV-100)
  • Quick Release / Wedge Plate (#1063)
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty, Extendable to 2-Years with Product Registration

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    SachtlerDV 12SB Carbon Fiber Hot-Pod 10 Tripod System

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    Solid News Tripod

    By Ken

    from Las Vegas, NV

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        Comments about Sachtler DV 12SB Carbon Fiber Hot-Pod 10 Tripod System:

        This is a typical Sachtler tripod... exactly what you would expect. It's easy to use with a good counterbalance. The only downside, as with other hotpods, is the lack of ability to get low to the ground.

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