Sachtler Video 18 Fluid Head Package

The Sachtler Video 18 package is a popular reliable option. The Video 18 features excellent drag mechanism, the innovative Speedbalance technology for swift weight compensation and a large payload range, making it comfortable to use and highly reliable. It comes with typical practical Sachtler features like temperature resistance, Touch & Go plate, parking position for spare camera screws and illuminated spirit level. The kit includes a quick release plate, 12" OConnor dovetail, and Sachtler spreaders, sticks, and pan handle.

Noteworthy Attributes:

  • Payload: 2-22 kg
  • 16 counter balance steps and boost button

Rental Rates

: $100 + HST
: $300 + HST
: $100 + HST
Load Capacity4 to 44.1 lb / 2 to 20 kg
Diameter / Thread100 mm bowl
Counter Balance System16 steps + boost button
Quick Release / Wedge PlateTouch & Go plate 16
Balance Plate4.7" (120 mm)
Tilt Drag7 steps
Tilt Range+90° to -70°
Tilt LockIndependent
Spring Loaded Counter Balance7 steps
Pan Range360°
Pan LockIndependent
Leveling BubbleIlluminated leveling bubble (CR2032 battery)
Temperature Range-40 to 140°F / -40 to 60°C
Height8" / 202 mm (measured from bottom of bowl base)
Weight9 lb / 4.1 kg


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