The Sachtler System 25 EFP 2 is designed with today's HDTV and widescreen cameras in mind. Consisting of the Video 25 Plus fluid head, it features a seven-step, temperature-independent damping system and an 18-step counterbalance which can be adjusted easily and safely in nine stages, permitting for 90° tilt angles without the concern of the tripod tumbling. It also includes the lightweight CF-150 EFP 2CF double extension carbon fiber tripod with a mid-level spreader and rubber feet for working on either even or uneven terrain. See below for more information on the components included in this system.
Sachtler Video 25 Plus Fluid Head (150mm Ball Base)
The Video 25 Plus is unusually light for a Studio / OB head. With its seven step, temperature-independent damping system, professional camera operators capture the naked truth on video or film with perfect clarity.
The Video 25 Plus displays an 18 step counterbalance which can be adjusted easily and safely in 9 stages with the well known Sachtler dial. Fine-tuning is achieved via a half step function, which can either be engaged or disengaged. Need to change position? Tilt angles up to 90° are no trouble for the Video 25 Plus, even under maximum load. Between others it includes the well-known features from Sachtler, like the Touch & Go quick release system, Self-illuminating Touch Bubble and horizontal and vertical brakes that are conveniently located and easy to reach, for maximum safety in fast-paced reporting situations.
The Video 25 Plus is available either with a 150mm ball base or with a 4-hole flat base that will allow it to be mounted on all 150mm or flat base tripods.
Frictionless leak proof fluid damping with Seven levels of drag
Touch & Go Quick Release / Automatic Locking System
All you need to do is slip the camera into position, engage the mechanism, and the camera is locked firmly in place, when finished just disengage the latch and go. When you set up the camera for the next shot you still have all the original settings. Also features a safety lock lever that prevents inadvertent disengagement of the camera latch.
Sliding Balance Plate
18 Step dynamic counterbalancing system
Safe at any temperature
-40°F to +140°F, and works without friction. Shoot wherever you want, from torrid heat to cold climates.
Sachtler 150 EFP 2 CF Carbon Fiber Tripod Legs
The Sachtler 150 EFP 2 CF Carbon Fiber Tripod Legs two stage tripod, provides maximum stability and carrying capacity. Constructed and drawn out of one-piece carbon fiber material, makes it twist resistant and lighter than dural aluminum. It features a 150mm / 6" bowl, tube diameter of 22mm (0.87") and is fitted with the Sachtler quick clamping system, so you can securely - and visibly - lock the tripod.
The 150 EFP 2 CF's double extension provides greater stability, allowing an extended height range with a payload of 209 lb., and with a weight of only 9.6-lb it's extremely lightweight, solid and stable.
Sachtler Mid-Level Spreader for Select 100/150mm Tripod Legs
This Mid-Level Spreader for Select 100/150mm Tripod Legs from Sachtler fits all 100 and 150mm bowls except for flowtech, DA 100 K, DA 150 K, and Cine tripods. It is used when shooting on uneven surfaces such as steps, rocky ground, or slopes. It allows for rapid setup and pulldown by keeping tripod legs at an equal or preset distance relative to each other. It attaches to the center bracket of a tripod and its arms are telescopic to allow for the extension of a tripod leg without detaching the spreader.
Sachtler Rubber Feet (Set of 3)
Set of three Sachtler Rubber Feet. Snap these feet onto your tripod when it's not possible to use the dual spiked feet, ideal on slippery and glossy floors. For all Tripods with Off-Ground Spreaders (Except OB-2000/M and Cine 2000/M tripods).
Sachtler Cover EFP 2 Hard Shipping Case
The Sachtler Cover EFP 2 Shipping Case (Black) is a hard plastic case designed to ship various Sachtler tripods and heads such as; fluid heads Video 18/20 on tripod Speed Lock CF HD; Video 25 Plus fluid heads on tripods EFP2 with spreader or tripod OB 2000 with spreader (without fluid head) and similar-sized tripods with heads 40.9-44.5" long. It has an adjustable top cover with about a 3.5" leeway.
- Sachtler fluid heads Video 18/20 on tripod Speed Lock CF HD
- Sachtler Video 25 Plus heads on tripods EFP2 with spreader or tripod OB 2000 with spreader (without fluid head)
- Similar-sized tripods with heads 40.9-44.5" long