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Steadicam Pilot-VL Camera Stabilization System

B&H # STPVL Mfr # PILOT-VL
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Product Highlights
  • With V-Lock Battery Mount
  • Iso-Elastic Arm & Vest
  • Lightweight Sled
  • 5.8" LCD Monitor
  • Backpack

The Steadicam Pilot-VL is a state of the art, lightweight stabilizer system designed especially for the modern breed of lightweight cameras weighing 2 to 10 pounds. It features a 5.8" monitor, Iso-elastic Arm, ultra low-profile vest, lightweight sled with CarbonLite expandable post, and a backpack.

VL Option
The VL option allows the monitor to be powered by V-Lock batteries by including a V-Lock battery mount.
Iso-Elastic Arm
The Iso-Elastic arm is a two-section, articulated, design that can be adjusted while supporting the camera. With this patented, unique design, the Steadicam operator can smoothly and effortlessly raise or lower the arm throughout its 28" boom range.
Vest
A low profile vest allows the Iso-Elastic Arm to work in a very smooth fashion.
Low Mass Gimbal
Utilizing a proven Low Mass Gimbal the operator has the ability to capture the fluid movement that only Steadicam can provide.
LCD Monitor
A 5.8" 16:9 LCD monitor is offered for great images and an upgrade to a modern aspect ratio.
Construction Carbon Fiber and Aluminum
Load Capacity 2 to 10 lbs
Vest Low Profile Vest
Arm Iso-Elastic Arm
Head Assembly/Top Stage Flat Base
Quick Release No
Docking Bracket Yes
Dovetail Plate No
Gimbal Low Mass Gimbal
Dynamic Spin Not Specified by Manufacturer
Post Carbon Fibre
Monitor 5.8" LCD
Battery V-Lock Batteries
Battery Mount V-Lock Battery Mount
Weight Not Specified by Manufacturer
Steadicam Pilot-VL Camera Stabilization System
  • Vest
  • Arm
  • Center Post
  • Sled
  • Stage Plate
  • LCD Monitor
  • Battery Mount
  • Counter Weights
  • 078-5238-01 Backpack for Steadicam Merlin/Pilot
  • Manual
  • 1 Year Parts, 6 Months Labor Warranty
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    Cables & Cable Management

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    • You Pay: $7.50
    Usually ships in 7-14 business days i This is a Special order item. Est. arrival at B&H is 7-14 business days (subject to availability). Your order will be charged at time of shipment. Item is non-cancelable and non-returnable.
     

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