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Miller Air 1042 Fluid Head

Abel Code: MI-1042
Mfr. Code: 1042
Estimated to Ship – 5-10 Business Days
Special Order Only
This is a special order item. You will be charged upon placing your order, which is non-cancelable and non-returnable.
Lightweight, broadcast-quality Fluid Head for traveling professionals. Payload capacity of up to 11 lb (5 kg).
Key Highlights
  • Payload capacity up to 11 lb
  • Remove ball level stud for flat base
  • Die-cast alloy


Miller Air 1042 Fluid Head is purpose-built for professionals seeking a lightweight travel companion for payloads up to 11 lb (5 kg).

Constructed of lightweight, high-strength die-cast alloy and rigid composite polymers. Featuring precision ball bearing supported pan and tilt movements, the Air 1042 is durable and robust. It delivers smooth pan/tilt fluid action.

The Air fluid drag system is designed to employ smooth start and soft stop technology with no variation in performance over a wide range of temperatures and environments. Air is a lightweight, compact choice which will deliver dependable results for many years. 


  • Compact, lightweight, dependable
  • 2 selectable positions of counterbalance
  • Perfect for camera payloads 4.4-11 lb (2-5 kg)
  • Consistent fluid drag performance in extreme environments
  • Precision ball bearing mounted pan/tilt movement
  • Precise floating pan/tilt caliper locks ensure bounce free on-off performance
  • Quick release, 60mm balance travel camera plate
  • Robust construction for rugged outdoor shooting conditions, built for endurance
  • Removable ball level stud for flat base mounting
  • (Sliders) with 3/8” screw hole
  • Accessory mount option for viewfinders





What's in the Box

  • Miller Air 1042 Fluid Head


Key Highlights

  • Payload capacity up to 11 lb
  • Remove ball level stud for flat base
  • Die-cast alloy


Tripod Options:
Fluid Head Only

Tripod - Heads Only

Head Max Payload:
10-19.99 lb - Per manufacturer: 11 lb (5 kg)
Head Mount Type:
75mm Ball
Head Tilt Range:
+90° / -75°
Head Type:
Fluid Head
Counterbalance Positions:
Panoramic Rotation:
Head Weight:
Up to 5.99lbs - 3.1 lb


6 in
6 in
6 in
3.1 lb
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