Vinten has designed the VB-AP2M Vision blue Fluid Head & Pozi-Lock Tripod System with Mid-Level Spreader to provide advanced technology and features to users of smaller camcorders and DSLRs. The system has a load capacity of 4.6 to 11 lb, and benefits from infinitely adjustable counterbalance, known as Perfect Balance, and an infinitely adjustable Lubricated Fixture Drag technology. The head mounts to the two-stage Pozi-Lock tripod via the 75mm bowl and offers an adjustable height of 21.7 to 66.7 inches. The legs feature clamp locks for adjustments and a mid-level spreader for additional stability. Additionally, the system comes with a soft case for transport and storage.
For users desiring exacting control and support for the lightweight camcorders and DSLRs Vinten has developed the Vision blue Pan and Tilt Fluid Video Head. This model can hold a payload of 4.6-11 lb at a 2.2" center of gravity and has a 75mm ball for leveling when mounted on a tripod. Beyond those basic specifications, the Vision blue offers an infinitely adjustable Perfect Balance system that allows users to set the appropriate amount of counterbalance for their camera system. Combined with the calibrated and infinitely adjustable Lubricated Friction, or LF, Drag technology users will have the ultimate control over their pan and tilt movements.
The head can tilt upward or downward 90° and can pan a full 360°. Also, it comes with a two-way sliding plate with a 1/4" screw and pin assembly for quick mounting of your camera. A single fixed length pan handle is included and can be set up on either the left or right side of the head via rosettes. Additionally, the head weighs 5.3 lb and features an LED illuminated bubble level.
The Vinten 3819-3 Pozi-Loc tripod is a precision-engineered two-stage, aluminum tripod. It offers a 75mm-bowl and Pozi-Loc leg clamping system. This lightweight, compact tripod is quick and easy to set up and provides excellent operational flexibility.
The Vinten V4032-0001 is a fully adjustable, mid-level spreader, controlled by three lock knobs. The arms are individually extendable to provide a large spreader radius and facilitate use on uneven ground. The Spread-Loc spreader may be installed on any tripod provided with Spread-Loc attachment points but, is optimized for the Protouch systems.
The Vinten Soft Tripod Case is padded and designed to carry a Vinten Vision 3, 6, 8, or 11 (2-Stage) Tripod System. It has interior and exterior pockets for documents or accessories, multiple handles, and a padded, adjustable shoulder strap.
- Large clear external pocket for document storage
- Fully zippered internal pockets for storage of pan bars, camera plates, and other accessories
- Touch-fastening pocket for operation guides
- Pair of handles with a touch-fastening comfort grip wrap positioned to balance the system
- Lightly padded handles at each end
- Lightly padded adjustable shoulder strap
- Vinten Vision 3, 6, 8 or 11 (2-stage) tripod systems