Miller Tripods has announced a new line of CiNX Fluid Heads. They are available in three versions, the CiNX 3, CiNX 5 and CiNX 7.
The CiNX fluid heads have been designed to be lightweight and durable with features designed to meet the needs of cinematographers at an affordable price. The wide payload range of Miller’s new CiNX Fluid Heads enables counterbalance of multiple camera sizes, lenses, and accessories.
Fluid drag system with smooth start and soft stop technology & balanced diagonal transitions
16 positions of counterbalance.
Pan and tilt drag 7+0 positions.
Side loading camera platform, with safety lock, to suite Arri/OConnor or compatible camera plates.
150mm camera plate sliding range.
Multiple mounting bases: CiNX is adaptable to a Mitchel base plate, 100mm or 150mm ball leveling (supplied with 100mm ball leveling).
4 Arri type accessory mounting points.
Illuminated bubble level and pan-tilt drag controls.
Removable ball level stud allows for flat base mounting with 3/8” screw thread.
Optional second pan handle mount.
3 years warranty.
With a payload range from 1kg (2.2lbs) to 19kg (41.8lbs), the new CiNX 3 is for lighter rigs, requiring less pan and tilt drag (5+0 positions).
The second variation, the CiNX 5 fluid head has a payload range of 2kg (4.4lbs) up to 21kg (46.2lbs) and pan and tilt drag, 7+0 positions. The CiNX 7 is for heavier rigs that require more positions of pan and tilt drag, with a larger payload range of 6kg (13.2lbs) to 25kg (55.1lbs) and pan and tilt drag, 7+0 positions.
A key feature of the CiNX series is Miller’s patented 16 CB Plus™ technology, which is a unique sequential counterbalance design resulting in accurate and rapid setup.