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Vinten V4045-0001 Vision 8AS Fluid Head (Black)

B&H # VIV8AS Mfr # V4045-0001
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Product Highlights
  • 100mm Bowl
  • Blue Illuminated Bubble Level
  • Side Load System
  • LF Drag Adjustment
  • 30.8 lb Capacity

The Vinten V4045-0001 Vision 8AS is a modern fluid head for shoulder mount camcorders up to 30.8 lb. This 100mm ball base fluid head offers an illuminated level, a side-load system for attachment and LF drag control for a professional Vinten feel.

Black Color
The Vision 8AS offers a modern black color for those who want to change from Vinten's traditional white equipment.
Perfect balance can be achieved with the 8AS because of an infinitely adjustable counterbalance.
Bubble Level
The blue illuminated bubble level is aesthetically pleasing and easy to see in many lighting situations.
Drag Control
LF Drag controls are numerically calibrated and feature the smooth, professional feel Vinten users come to expect.
Payload 12.1 - 30.8 lb (5.5 - 14 kg) @ 4" CoG (100 mm)
Diameter/Thread 100mm Bowl
Counter Balance System Infinitely Adjustable Perfect Balance
Counter Balance Range 12.1-27.6 lbs
Center of Gravity Not Specified by Manufacturer
Quick Release/Wedge Plate Yes, side-load
Features 2x captive 3/8" screws A captive 1/4" screw and registration pin assembly comes screwed in on the side of the head and can be unscrewed and used with the plate
Balance Plate Not Specified by Manufacturer
Tilt Drag Calibrated
Tilt Range +90/-90°
Tilt Lock Yes
Spring Loaded Counter Balance Calibrated
Pan Range 360°
Pan Lock Yes
Leveling Bubble/Illuminated Yes/Yes Blue
Temperature Range Not Specified by Manufacturer
Height 6.3"
Weight 6.8 lbs
Vinten V4045-0001 Vision 8AS Fluid Head (Black)
  • Fluid Head
  • Pan Bar
  • 1 Year Warranty
    2 Year Upgrade Possible with Registration

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    Amazing Professional Buttery Smooth Head

    By Mulisha911

    from Edmonton, Alberta

    Verified Buyer


    • Folds Small
    • Good Stability
    • Lightweight
    • Unfolds Quickly


      Best Uses

      • Movies
      • Stabilization

      Comments about Vinten V4045-0001 Vision 8AS Fluid Head (Black):

      Worth every penny. This is by far the best Video head I have ever used. Side loading, perfect balance. Buttery smooth pan and tilts.

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