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Header image for article At the Bench: Exploring the Sachtler V18 & V20 Fluid Tripod Systems

At the Bench: Exploring the Sachtler V18 & V20 Fluid Tripod Systems

The Sachtler Video 20 & Video 18 tripod systems have been the work horses of our industry for years. In my latest video, I will take you step-by-step through the components and technology that comprise these systems.

Since both can be custom-tailored to your style of shooting, I will discuss multiple combinations of sticks and spreaders. I will also go over how to build your camera to get the most out of your tripod system. With so many features and a wide weight capacity range, it is fair to say that these could be the go-to tripods for all your camera systems from 4 to 55 pounds.

Ian McCausland
Camera Technology Specialist, AbelCine LA

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