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Bescor MP-1AC Motorized Pan & Tilt Head Kit

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Bescor MP-1AC Motorized Pan & Tilt Head Kit
Key Features
  • MP-101 Motorized Pan & Tilt Head
  • PS-260 AC PSU (6VDC, 700mA, 120-240VAC)
  • Attaches Between Tripod and Camera
  • Enables Remote Pan and Tilt
The Bescor MP-1AC Motorized Pan & Tilt Head Kit includes the MP-101 Motorized Pan & Tilt Head and PS-260 AC power supply, which delivers 6 VDC, 700 mA output and features 120-240 VAC worldwide compatibility.
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Bescor MP-101 Overview

The Bescor MP-1AC Motorized Pan & Tilt Head Kit includes the MP-101 Motorized Pan & Tilt Head and PS-260 AC power supply, which delivers 6 VDC, 700 mA output and features 120-240 VAC worldwide compatibility.

The MP-101 attaches between a tripod and camera and enables you to pan and tilt the camera remotely using an included remote control. It supports up to 6 lb cameras and offers a 1/4"-20 camera mount screw and 1/4"-20 tripod mount thread.

The MP-101 features independent, adjustable-speed pan and tilt motors, and offers a max pan angle of +/-170° and max tilt angle of +/-15°. It also has an Auto Pan Mode that allows for continuous pan motion, as well as selectable end points of 45°, 90°, and 340° assignable via a selector switch.

Bescor MP-101 Motorized Pan & Tilt Head

The Bescor MP-101 Motorized Pan & Tilt Head attaches between a tripod and camera and enables remote panning and tilting of the camera. Two independent motors smoothly operate horizontal and vertical motion at adjustable speeds. The head supports payloads up to 6 lb. The two mounting points are the 1/4"-20 female threads underneath and the 1/4"-20 camera mounting screw with registration pin on top. All tripods and cameras are compatible.

An Auto Pan Mode allows for continuous panning motion, and a switch selector lets you assign end points at 45°, 90°, or 340°. The maximum horizontal angle is ±170 degrees, and the maximum vertical angle is ±15 degrees. This head can power by four AA batteries, the Bescor PS-260 AC power supply, or a Bescor 90-645 external battery, all sold separately.

  • Enables panning and tilting of a camera remotely at adjustable speeds
  • Attaches between a tripod and camera
  • 1/4"-20 threads for tripod; 1/4"-20 screw mount for camera
  • 6 lb payload
  • Remote control included
UPC: 741147090010
Bescor PS-260 AC Power Supply for MP-101 Motorized Pan Head

The Bescor PS-260 AC Power Supply for MP-101 Motorized Pan Head features a 120-240VAC, 60/50Hz input and 6VDC, 700mA output. It can be used worldwide with an appropriate adapter, sold separately.

UPC: 741147030153

Bescor MP-101 Motorized Pan & Tilt Head Specs

Power Sources
Bescor PS-260 AC Power Ssupply (Sold Separately)
Bescor 90-645 External Battery (Sold Separately)
4 x AA Batteries (Sold Separately)
Payload
6 lb / 2.7 kg
Mount Type
1/4"-20 Tripod Mount Thread, Bottom
1/4"-20 Camera Mount Screw, Top
Dimensions
5.8 x 4.5 x 4.0" / 14.7 x 11.4 x 10.2 cm
Weight
1.7 lb / 0.8 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight
2.225 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
6.45 x 5.9 x 4.4"

Bescor PS-260 AC Power Supply for MP-101 Motorized Pan Head Specs

Input
120-240 VAC, 60/50 Hz
Output
6 VDC, 700 mA
Packaging Info
Package Weight
0.2 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
4.95 x 2.9 x 2.3"

Bescor MP-101 Reviews

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question

does it come with a warranty?
Asked by: jose t.
Yes it does, this product includes a 90-Day Limited Warranty from Bescor. You will be able to add either a Square Trade 2 Year or 3 Year Extended Service Plan when checking out on our website to extend the warranty.
Answered by: Joseph P.
Date published: 2018-08-26

Can this unit be controlled with the PTZ Optics ...

Can this unit be controlled with the PTZ Optics Serial PTZ Joystick (RS-232, RS-485, RS-422, VISCA or PELCO protocols)?
Asked by: Noah
No, the Bescor MP-1AC is a independent Motorized Pan & Tilt Head.
Answered by: hectorm
Date published: 2023-01-19

Can this be hard mounted to a wooden surface? ...

Can this be hard mounted to a wooden surface? Also, is there a way to be able to use a joystick type remote and if so, suggestions?
Asked by: Derek
Yes, this can be mounted on a wooden surface but proper screws will need to be used. There are no joystick options available for this device.
Answered by: Bruno
Date published: 2020-06-16

question

Will this work tracking a solar eclipse?
Asked by: Anonymous
This cannot be programmed to follow a solar eclipse. While it has a Auto function, it cannot be sync accurately to solar movement.
Answered by: Dennis A L.
Date published: 2018-08-26

I would like to connect this to my Avipas ...

I would like to connect this to my Avipas Joystick. Is that possible?
Asked by: Logan
The Bescor MP-1AC Motorized Pan & Tilt Head Kit does not electronically communicate with the Avipas Joystick.
Answered by: Nicholas
Date published: 2021-04-07

Can I lock it to only do the tilt function? We ...

Can I lock it to only do the tilt function? We don't want to hit the pan by mistake.
Asked by: Lisa
The Bescor MP-101 Motorized Pan & Tilt Head does not have a pan or tilt lock.
Answered by: Chris H
Date published: 2022-01-18

Can you buy more extension cables to increase the ...

Can you buy more extension cables to increase the range to 200 ft?
Asked by: patrick
I don't need more extension now, the project is frozen right now
Answered by: Joel
Date published: 2020-04-14

I will be using this with a spotting scope & wifi ...

I will be using this with a spotting scope & wifi camera and will be at the weight limit. Will it hold up?
Asked by: Jared
Being at the max payload capacity of the Bescor MP-101 Motorized Pan & Tilt Head with L-Series Battery Power Kit may present issues especially if the setup is not balanced. It is recommended to be under a max payload for best performance.
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2024-03-28
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