Cartoni Focus 8 Fluid Head & Two-Stage Tripod SDS System (Carbon Fiber)

Cartoni Focus 8 Fluid Head & Two-Stage Tripod SDS System (Carbon Fiber)

Cartoni Focus 8 Fluid Head & Two-Stage Tripod SDS System (Carbon Fiber)

Cartoni Focus 8 Fluid Head & Two-Stage Tripod SDS System (Carbon Fiber)

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  • Focus 8 75mm Fluid Head
  • Two-Stage Smart Stop Carbon Fiber Tripod
  • Mid-Level Smart Lock Spreader
  • Set of 3 Hooking Rubber Tripod Feet
  • Soft Bag
  • Sliding Plate System
  • ±90° Fluid Head Tilt Range
  • Continuous Counterbalance Adjustment
  • 25 to 66.5" Tripod Height Range
  • Supports Loads up to 18 lb
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Tripod Legs: Carbon Fiber

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Cartoni Focus 8 SDS overview

  • 1Description

Set up your shoot in a flash with the Focus 8 Fluid Head & Two-Stage Tripod System from Cartoni's Smart Deployment Series. Featuring a lightweight Focus 8 fluid head, a carbon fiber two-stage single-lever tripod, and a Smart Lock "no-bind" mid-level spreader, this system is specially designed for fast setup and teardown. The tripod's double-stage legs can be adjusted in a moment with just three moves of the Smart Stop lever. The legs deliver torsional rigidity and sturdy, stable support at any height between 25 and 66.5". A strap fixed to the center ring of the spreader and the tripod base allows you to fold the system in a single move.

Supporting loads up to 18 lb, the Focus 8 SDS System is a good match for larger DSLR and mirrorless Micro Four Thirds cameras. The head has a 75mm ball base and offers ultralight adjustment across its ±90° tilt range with smooth, continuous counterbalance. The integrated sliding camera plate is compatible with Sachtler Ace and Manfrotto video heads. Included in the system are a set of hooking rubber tripod feet and a soft carry bag with foam interior, leather handles, shoulder strap, and exterior pocket.

Continuously adjustable fluid damping system for both pan and tilt
Fluid head is lightweight at only 4 lb but supports loads up to 18 lb
Suitable for cameras such as Blackmagic Design URSA Mini, Canon EOS C200/C300 Mark II, Sony PXW-FS5/FS7, and Panasonic AU-EVA1
Tripod red-rod trigger mechanism and ergonomic carry handle
Recommended for broadcast ENG, documentaries, and film shooting
Designed, manufactured, and assembled in Rome, Italy
In the Box
Cartoni Focus 8 Fluid Head & Two-Stage Tripod SDS System (Carbon Fiber)
  • Mid-Level SDS Smart Spreader
  • Hooking Rubber Tripod Feet (Set of 3)
  • C928-2 Soft Bag for Two-Stage Cartoni Video Tripod with 75mm or 100mm Bowl
  • Limited 5-Year Warranty on Fluid Head
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty on All Other System Items
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    Cartoni Focus 8 SDS specs

    Material Carbon fiber
    Stages 2
    Spreader Mid-level SDS Smart Lock
    Minimum Height 25" (63.5 cm)
    Maximum Height 66.5" (171.5 cm)
    Payload Capacity 18 lb (8 kg)
    Total Weight 11.5 lb (5.25 kg)
    Pan Range 360°
    Tilt Range ±90°
    Counterbalance Continuous
    Fluid Drag Continuous
    Bowl Diameter 75 mm
    Camera Attachment Sliding plate
    Temperature Range -40 to 140°F (-40 to 60°C)
    Payload Up to 18 lb (8 kg)
    Weight 4 lb (1.8 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 16.9 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 43.0 x 8.2 x 8.0"

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