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Steadicam pilot versions vls versus ab, vlg, aa help

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#1 PeterMariusz


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Posted 04 March 2014 - 07:19 AM

I am a total beginner looking to purchase the pilot I know it is being discontinued but need some help.


I have a canon 7d dslr I want to mount on it, can anyone tell me which model to get and what they mean?


the pilot VLS, VLB or aa which one to get? Also hen I buy the rig what else do I need to get shooting?



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#2 Marc Flamm

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 02:11 PM

Peter -

Please email me at MFlamm@tiffen.com or give me a call at 818-567-7917.  I will able to help discuss Pilot options with you.




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#3 John Stout

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 05:56 PM



The basic difference is the type of battery.  It will run on V-Lock, Anton Bauer or AA batteries.


I have a pilot that I am selling if you are interested.


You can PM me for the details if you like.



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