The new portable 3 section CARTONI JIBO FLUID is designed to be one of the most versatile and cost effective lightweight Jibs, carrying up to 20 kg (44 lbs) and fits into a practical lightweight case on wheels.
The JIBO‘s innovative unique feature of the 3 easy mounting sections provides fast and easy operational flexibility and can be assembled or disassembled in less than 3 minutes.
JIBO adds the benefit of diagonal tracking and elevation to the traditional pan and tilt movement of a standard Fluid Head. The movements are assisted by CARTONI patented fluid modules on both pan and tilt.
The modules can be engaged or dis-engaged.
This new lightweight Jib weighs only 16 Kg (35 lbs) and folds down to 1.20 meter (47") in length and allows shooting from absolute ground level to 2 meters (78") in height, with a maximum extension of 172cm( 67”9.
The rear part of the arm, which holds the counterweights, is extendible to provide for accurate camera balance; the typical counterweight kit is 25 kg of rubberized gym weights. The front telescopic arm permits the CARTONI JIBO to work in a wide variety of shooting positions or requirements, The fluid head supporting the camera can be positioned in several different positions as under-slung, side-ways, etc.
The T-bar accessory is available for remote control set up and allows to install controls for camera and zoom.
JIBO interfaces with any 100mm bowl base tripod and for heavier set-ups a Mitchell base adapter is available .
Another unique feature is the horizontal lock for safer set-up operation.
The JIBO’s Fluid configuration includes a The Jibo fluid modules on pan and tilt mode, a 100mm bowl base head attachment with multiple orientation, left to right and on/under and 2 spirit levels.