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Sachtler FSB 8 T Fluid Head - 75mm Ball

Abel Code: fsb8
Mfr. Code: 0705
The FSB 8 T is a 75mm lightweight fluid head ideal for lightweight cameras and payloads up to 20 lb.
Key Highlights
  • 75mm ball mount fluid head
  • 20 lb max. payload
  • 10 counterbalance steps


The Sachtler FSB 8 T Fluid Head - 75mm Ball is the strongest 75mm fluid head from Sachtler and an ideal solution for camcorders, modern film cameras, and DSLR configurations. With Touch & Go quick release technology, the entire camera assembly can picked up with the camera plate when switching between tripod and shoulder. 

The FSB 8 T can accommodate payloads up to 20 lb, and features a 10-stage counterbalance, five steps of drag (+0) for both tilt and pan, as well as a counterbalance switch mechanism and SpeedBalance.

Features & Specifications:

  • Weight: 5.95 lb (2.7 kg)
  • Payload: 2.2-22 lb (1-10 kg)
  • 10 counterbalance steps
  • 5 horizontal and vertical grades of drag, +0
  • Tilt range: +90º to -70º
  • Slide range: 2.36" (60mm)
  • Temperature range: -40ºF to 140ºF (-40ºC to 60ºC)
  • Camera Mounting: Sideload S
  • Ball Mount Diameter: 75mm
  • Integrated flat base
  • Pan Bar: (1) Type DV 75
  • Level: Illuminated

What's in the Box

  • 1 x Sachtler FSB 8 T 75mm Fluid Head


Key Highlights

  • 75mm ball mount fluid head
  • 20 lb max. payload
  • 10 counterbalance steps
  • Sideload S quick release system

Tripod - Heads Only

Head Max Payload:
20 lb
Head Mount Type:
75mm Ball
Head Tilt Range:
-70° / +90°
Head Type:
Fluid Head
Counterbalance Positions:
Panoramic Rotation:
Head Weight:
4.7 lbs

Tripod Plates & Adapters

Tripod Plate Type:
Quick Release

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