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Benro S8 Video Head - Flat Base

Cat # S8

Built for HDSLR cameras with rigs and long lenses for the latest video cameras, the S8 kits support up to 17.6 lb.

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Overview Specifications Features

Overview

Items Include:

QR Plate, Pan Bar Handle, CR2032 Battery
Built for HDSLR cameras with rigs and long lenses or the latest video cameras, the S8 kits support up to 17.6 lb. Equipped with a 75mm flat base with a 3/8" thread, the S8 becomes a versatile creative tool allowing you remove the 75mm half ball adapter to mount the head separately on sliders, jibs, or monopods. Other features include: pan & tilt lock, pan & tilt drag, 4-step counterbalance, illuminated bubble level and two 3/8" accessory mounts for attaching monitor arms or audio recorders directly to the head. This allows you to attach accessories without needing a cage or rig to do so. Tilt range for the S8 is +90o/-75o

Specifications

Weight5.29 lbs. (2.4 kg)
Warranty5 years (3 years at purchase + 2 years after online registration)
Maximum Load (lb)17.64
Maximum Load (kg)8
Top Plate Diameter (mm)3
Tilt Range +90 / -75 (Stepped 0-3 Fluid Cartridge Balance)
Quick Release TypeSlide-In Video (QR13) 1/4-20 & 3/8
LevelIlluminated - uses CR1220 Battery (included)

Features

S8 Video Head Features:

  • 4-step Counterbalance
    Counterbalance will help you counter the weight of your rig or heavy lens. Each step provides a different amount of counterbalance: 0 lb. (0 Kg), 5.5 lb. (2.5Kg), 11.0 lb. (5.0Kg), 17.6 lb. (8.0Kg)
  • 75mm Flat base head with 3/8" thread
    The S8 is equipped with a flat base with a 3/8" thread, allowing you to mount the head separately on sliders, jibs, monopods or half ball adapters. The S8 also uses a 504PL compatible QR6 plate.
  • Accessory mounting
    Two 3/8" accessory mounts are included for attaching monitor arms or audio recorders directly to the head. This allows you to attach accessories without needing a cage or rig to do so.
  • Independent Locks
    Both the pan lock and tilt lock can be turned on or off independently and are located on the operator side of the head for easy control. Tilt range for the S8 is +90o/-75o
  • Continuous Pan Drag
    Dial in the perfect amount of tension necessary with the variable pan drag.
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