Weighing only 6.3 kg (13.9 lbs.) the Sachtler aktiv8 flowtech75 system is both lightweight and durable, designed to be a long-serving and high-performing part of your kit. This system is the perfect choice for professional medium-sized camcorders and digital cine camera set ups of up to 12 kg (26.5 lbs.). 15 counterbalance steps allow for fast and precise balancing of your camera. Its sideload mechanism with a long sliding range of 120 mm make loading and positioning the camera quick and easy. Seven drag settings provide smooth and fast options to adjust drag performance without jolts or vibrations. The illuminated PrismBubble with top or side view makes levelling easy from any height.
The Sachtler aktiv8 fluid head with the unique SpeedLevel™ technology can be levelled in seconds giving you time to get the perfect shot in documentary, corporate, or news applications. The SpeedSwap™ system delivers the fastest way to switch between tripod and slider in seconds giving you ultimate flexibility.
Capture the widest range of shots in the shortest time with aktiv8 combined with Sachtler flowtech®75 aktiv. With no bowl clamp required, flowtech can go flat to the ground for extreme low-angle shots – using the versatile hinge lock mechanism of flowtech. The system delivers the widest height range. The 2-stage carbon fibre flowtech tripod with high torsional stiffness has unique quick release brakes which can be deployed and adjusted in an instant. Its ergonomic design makes the tripod comfortable to carry, on shoulder or carry handle, no matter where your creativity takes you. flowtech comes with a quick attach rubber foot mechanism and an adjustable mid-level spreader. When you are ready to move on, the legs are hold together by a magnetic lock for transportation.
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Step 2:View your Camera Bag & select the date & duration of the hire including the desired collection time.
Step 3:Once you're done review your Camera Bag & add any special requirements in the Message field. Urban Cine will follow up with questions &/or answer your questions.
Step 4:Submit to request a quote. You'll receive a copy. Urban Cine will send you a formal quote if required.
Step 5:Pick Up & Return: Typically after 2:00pm the day before the hire, & by 11:00am the day after the hire. Picking up the day before gives you the opportunity to familiarise yourself with the equipment & check that everything is in order before your shoot the next day.
Step 6:Payment: For new customers payment is required prior or on collection. If you have a history with Urban Cine a credit account may be offered.
Step 7:Insurance & ID: To ensure insurance for hired equipment is valid Urban Cine Pty. Ltd. asks you to verify your identity. By doing so you are supplying the required 100 points of ID. This will protect both you the Hirer & Urban Cine Pty. Ltd. You will receive a text message. Just follow the prompts. For more info see OCR Labs IDKit
Step 8:Using Equipment: It’s fair & reasonable to expect the hirer has the skillset to use equipment in a respectful & professional manner.
Step 9:Report Issues: Please report equipment failures & breakages. Feedback is important. If you’re experiencing issues with equipment on set please call us asap. Often issues can be rectified over the phone.