Let's introduces the Cartoni Maxima 40 fluid head, an innovative compact design Fluid Action Head featuring an amazingly smooth patented counterbalance system. Is the ideal support for all fully equipped Film Cameras and sophisticated broadcast packages. The Cartoni Maxima 40 controls, knobs and levers, are ergonomically placed to ensure camera operators complete ease-of-use in any situation, whether in the studio, location or during outside broadcasts while drag and counterbalance steps are monitored on a digital display. Payload capacity goes from zero (0) to 40 Kg (88 lbs) with a perfect balance throughout the entire 180° tilt range. The specifically designed continuous Fluid Drag System performs from almost freewheeling to extremely consistent drag for maximum versatility. The large sliding camera plate is compatible with Arri and O'Connor slides for increased versatility and ease. Extremely rugged and precise, is meant to become the ultimate industry standard.
The Cartoni Master 40 is the ideal support for Broadcast Camera configurations up to 40 kg (88lbs). It features an amazingly smooth patented counterbalance system and the superb thin plates fluid drag. The Master 40 controls, knobs and levers, are ergonomically placed to ensure camera operators complete ease-of-use in any situation, whether in the studio, location or during outside broadcasts while drag and counterbalance systems are monitored on a digital display. Payload capacity goes from zero (0) to 40 Kg (88 lbs) with a perfect balance throughout the entire 180° tilt range. The specifically designed continuous Fluid Drag System performs from almost freewheeling to extremely consistent drag for maximum versatility. It features a V wedge plate for box lenses interface, installed on a wide sliding platform for perfect centering of the Camera. Extremely rugged and precise, the Master 40 is meant to become the ultimate industry standard.
The Cartoni Maxima 30 includes all the advantages of the famed Cartoni Maxima Fluid Head but in a more compact size at a reduced weight of 10,5 kg (23 lbs). For ease of use a digital read out indicates counterbalance, Pan & Tilt fluid settings at a glance and the bubble level is illuminated. To make the Cartoni Maxima 30 completely user friendly, the Pan & Tilt brakes are conveniently placed on the left side of the head as the camera plate latch, which can be activated with one hand both to disengage the new safety lock and free the camera plate completely. The camera plate stage accepts all industry standard plates as ARRI, RED, etc. with a sliding run of 140mm clearly referenced by a scale; It also features 4 rosettes attachment for Pan bars and the standard configuration comes with right telescopic pan bar and a left front pan handle. Front box attachment and eyepiece extension holders are optional.
The Cartoni Sigma has a continuously variable counterbalance system, that is ideally suited to operate with cameras featuring a high center of gravity and weighing from 45 - 100lbs. The frictionless damping modules, features a new patented "planetary" design, which provides for extraordinary performances over an extended temperature range, with smooth and precise movements together with a linear response in any critical environment. And for ease of use the counterbalance and damping system are connected to easy-to-read digital readouts, allowing quick set up even in low light situations. The Cartoni Sigma interfaces directly with any Mitchell or 150mm bowl base and can be easily mounted on top of all existing pedestals featuring the 4-hole bores. Comes provided with an integral soft grip-carrying handle, two telescopic pan bars and illuminated spirit level..
The Cartoni C-40S is a heavy duty Fluid Action Head specifically designed to support Film and Studio cameras weighing up to 40 kg (88 lbs). Counterbalance mechanism is activated by an 8-position easy grip selector, while the fl uid control system allows the damping levels to range from "0" for free wheeling to 7 for maximum drag on both pan and tilt modes. Standard features include the quick-release camera plate with safety lock, one adaptable telescopic pan bar and illuminated spirit level. The head comes equipped with a Mitchell flat base.
The Award winning Cartoni Lambda Nodal Head is the only Support that allows to set the nodal position with any camera and pivoting 360° on the focal plan of any camera. The settings are achieved by graduated slides both horizontally and ver cally with micrometric cranks for extreme precision. A smart system of orientable counterweight rods can be used when the slide run is not su cient. This Cartoni head can be mounted on any classic support as Tripods or Dollies or used in underslung position from Cranes and Jib arms. Optional accessories as 3rd Axis, the orientable pan bar, steering wheel, eyepiece holder and the counterweight rods complete the most versatile of supports.
This special accessory has been conceived to add a 3rd axis to a standard Fluid Head and allow the lateral movement called "Dutch angle", enhancing special effects. Cartoni C 40S Dutch Head is designed to make exceptionally smooth side-tilt effects simple and straightforward to execute. The Dutch Heads integrates the award winning CARTONI fluid module in progression from "0" to 7 intensity. The counterbalance system features the 7 step spring mechanism. The CARTONI C 40S Dutch Head interface directly with the quick release plate on any camera support head featuring the European style quick release plate or can be attached by 2 3/8" screws. A special telescopic orientable pan bar completes the equipment.
Built of magnesium alloy and aluminum This fluid head is specifically designed for ENG digital camcorders weighing from 6 to 18 kg (13,2 to 40 lbs). The brand employed the latest in design technology to offer a Fluid Head which is extremely rugged, lightweight and cost-effective. Cartoni Focus 18 offers a host of advanced features including infinitely adjustable tension settings, Euro-style quick release camera plate and switchable illuminated bubble level. The award-winning, patented Fluid dampening system ensures consistent drag levels and smooth camera movements throughout the range. Featuring an infinitely variable counterbalance with easily-readable numerical reference, the 18 provides excellent performances at any tilt angle from +90 to -70 degrees (-90 with sliding base plate). This Head interfaces with all 100 mm bowl base tripods.
Safe and reliable, the Cartoni Gamma support is specifically designed for ENG configurations up to 16 Kg (35 lbs). Featuring an infinitely variable counterbalance system with easy readable numerical reference, the Gamma provides excellent performances at any angle from + 90 to –70 degrees. For additional tilt matching the –90° angle, an ultra light sliding plate is available (view Gamma 90°). A host of advanced features make this Fluid Head a bestseller in its range including infinitely adjustable drag settings, camera quick release system and illuminated spirit level. The Cartoni Gamma head interfaces with a wide range of 100 mm bowl tripods both in aluminum or carbon fiber with either single or double stage extension.