Sachtler 1017
Ace XL with Flowtech Tripod with 17.6 lb Payload

OUR PART #  1017


The Sachler System Ace XL FT 75 fluid head with flowtech™75 tripod legs offers a tripod system for videographers who use cameras weighing up to 17.6 lbs (8 kg). The Ace XL system enables broadcast-style performance while using lightweight components more suited to HDSLRs and compact camcorders. The Ace XL fluid head features fiberglass-reinforced composite construction and weighs only 1.7 kg / 3.7 pounds. The two-stage carbon fiber legs weigh only 6.4 lbs (2.9 kg). This makes the system lightweight at only 10.6 lbs (4.8 kg). The unique flowtech™75 is easier and faster to deploy and adjust than any other tripod.

Supports cameras with up to 17.6 lbs (8 kg), 8-Step Counterbalance, 3-Pan/Tilt Drag Grades, system includes Ace XL fluid head (S2150-0004) + tripod flowtech 75 with rubber feet FT + padded bag 75 (9116); flowtech™75 is a 2-stage 75 mm carbon fibre tripod with unique quick release brakes for instant and easy deployment, ergonomic carbon fibre design with strong magnetic leg locks for comfortable transport, exceptional torsional stiffness and a versatile hinge lock mechanism for low and high shots.

Sachler System Ace XL FT 75 Features:

  • Ace XL Fluid Head:
    • Fiberglass-reinforced composite construction that is both lightweight and strong
    • A counterbalance system with eight stepped settings for up to 17.6 pounds of counterbalance
    • Sachtler's Synchronized Actuated Drag (SA-drag) fluid drag system for both pan and tilt
    • The SA-drag system provides three drag grades, plus a zero setting for no drag
    • A panning range of 360°, and tilt range of +90 to - 75° + The ACE 5.5" long camera balance plate that allows 4.1" of sliding balance adjustment
    • A 75 mm ball for fast leveling, and an illuminated bubble level built into the head + One mounting point for the pan bar on the right side of the head
    • One mounting point for the pan bar on the right side of the head
      flowtech™75 Tripod Legs:
    • Unique quick release brakes. Deploy and adjust your tripod in an instant
    • New ergonomic carbon fibre leg design. Easy to transport and exceptional torsional stiffness
    • Versatile hinge lock mechanism. Capture extremely low and high shots
    • Extensive endurance and environmental testing. Superior performance and reliability.

Sachler System Ace XL FT 75 Specifications:

  • Order Code: 1017
  • Fluid head: Ace XL
  • Tripod: flowtech 75 MS
  • Weight: 10.6 lbs
  • Payload: 4.4 – 17.6 lbs
  • Height range: 16.1" – 66.5"
  • Head fitting: 75 mm
  • Transport length: 33.5"

Sachtler 1017
Ace XL with Flowtech Tripod with 17.6 lb Payload

OUR PART #  1017

Product Information:

The Sachler System Ace XL FT 75 fluid head with flowtech™75 tripod legs offers a tripod system for videographers who use cameras weighing up to 17.6 lbs (8 kg). The Ace XL system enables broadcast-style performance while using lightweight components more suited to HDSLRs and compact camcorders. The Ace XL fluid head features fiberglass-reinforced composite construction and weighs only 1.7 kg / 3.7 pounds. The two-stage carbon fiber legs weigh only 6.4 lbs (2.9 kg). This makes the system lightweight at only 10.6 lbs (4.8 kg). The unique flowtech™75 is easier and faster to deploy and adjust than any other tripod.

Supports cameras with up to 17.6 lbs (8 kg), 8-Step Counterbalance, 3-Pan/Tilt Drag Grades, system includes Ace XL fluid head (S2150-0004) + tripod flowtech 75 with rubber feet FT + padded bag 75 (9116); flowtech™75 is a 2-stage 75 mm carbon fibre tripod with unique quick release brakes for instant and easy deployment, ergonomic carbon fibre design with strong magnetic leg locks for comfortable transport, exceptional torsional stiffness and a versatile hinge lock mechanism for low and high shots.

Sachler System Ace XL FT 75 Features:

  • Ace XL Fluid Head:
    • Fiberglass-reinforced composite construction that is both lightweight and strong
    • A counterbalance system with eight stepped settings for up to 17.6 pounds of counterbalance
    • Sachtler's Synchronized Actuated Drag (SA-drag) fluid drag system for both pan and tilt
    • The SA-drag system provides three drag grades, plus a zero setting for no drag
    • A panning range of 360°, and tilt range of +90 to - 75° + The ACE 5.5" long camera balance plate that allows 4.1" of sliding balance adjustment
    • A 75 mm ball for fast leveling, and an illuminated bubble level built into the head + One mounting point for the pan bar on the right side of the head
    • One mounting point for the pan bar on the right side of the head
      flowtech™75 Tripod Legs:
    • Unique quick release brakes. Deploy and adjust your tripod in an instant
    • New ergonomic carbon fibre leg design. Easy to transport and exceptional torsional stiffness
    • Versatile hinge lock mechanism. Capture extremely low and high shots
    • Extensive endurance and environmental testing. Superior performance and reliability.

Sachler System Ace XL FT 75 Specifications:

  • Order Code: 1017
  • Fluid head: Ace XL
  • Tripod: flowtech 75 MS
  • Weight: 10.6 lbs
  • Payload: 4.4 – 17.6 lbs
  • Height range: 16.1" – 66.5"
  • Head fitting: 75 mm
  • Transport length: 33.5"
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