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Sachtler Video 18 S2 Fluid Head - 100mm Ball

Abel Code: SA-1811
Mfr. Code: 1811
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.
This 100mm ball mount fluid head is the latest generation of the popular Sachtler Video 18 ENG head, now with a 48 lb max. payload and 16 counterbalance steps, with boost button.
Key Highlights
  • 100mm ball mount fluid head
  • 48 lb max. payload
  • 16 counterbalance steps + boost button
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The Sachtler Video 18 S2 Fluid Head - 100mm Ball is the latest generation of the popular Video 18 ENG head, now with a greater payload than ever before. Thanks to the excellent drag mechanism, innovative Speedbalance technology for swift weight compensation, and the large payload range, this fluid head is not only comfortable to use, but also highly reliable.

The Video 18 S2 includes familiar Sachtler features like temperature resistance, Touch & Go quick release plate, parking position for spare camera screws, and an illuminated spirit level.

Features & Specifications: 

  • Weight: 9 lb (4.1 kg)
  • Payload: 4-48 lb (2-22 kg)
  • 16 counterbalance steps + boost button
  • 7 horizontal and vertical grades of drag, +0
  • Tilt range: +90º to -70º
  • Slide range: 4.7" (120mm)
  • Temperature range: -40ºF to 140ºF (-40ºC to 60ºC)
  • Camera Mounting: Touch & Go 16
  • Ball Mount Diameter: 100mm
  • Integrated flat base
  • Pan Bar: (1) Type Plus Telescopic, Right
  • Level: Illuminated


What's in the Box

  • Tiedown for 100mm Ball Mount
  • Pan Bar (Type Plus Telescopic, Right)
  • Touch & Go QR Plate with 1/4" & 3/8" Screws, Pin Screw
  • Sachtler Video 18 S2 Fluid Head - 100mm Ball


Key Highlights

  • 100mm ball mount fluid head
  • 48 lb max. payload
  • 16 counterbalance steps + boost button
  • Touch & Go quick release system

Special Features

General Notes:
Illuminated Leveling Bubble
Pan/Tilt Lock: Yes


Tripod Size:
Fluid Head

Tripod - Heads Only

Head Max Payload:
Up to 48 lb
Head Mount Type:
100mm Ball
Head Tilt Range:
-70°, +90°
Head Type:
Fluid Head
Counterbalance Positions:
Panoramic Rotation:
Head Weight:
9 lb

Tripod Plates & Adapters

Tripod Plate Type:
Quick Release


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