The Steadicam AERO 30 Stabilizer System with A-30 Arm & BP-U Battery Plate is an entry-level Steadicam option that includes the same Zephyr vest as the more advanced Steadicam systems, and it supports up to 20 lb loads similar those systems. This AERO 30 bundle features the Zephyr vest, A-30 spring arm, telescoping carbon fiber post, and 7" monitor. It also includes a BP-U battery plate for powering the monitor using an optional Sony BP-U battery. The battery plate functions as a counterweight while delivering power to the monitor over a mini-XLR cable, which is also supplied. The system also comes with a BNC video cable and eight 0.25 lb balancing weights.
The 7" monitor offers 3G-SDI and HDMI connections and has a high brightness of 1000 cd/m². The telescopic carbon fiber post consists of two sections and is adjustable from 22.5 to 35.5". The AERO 30 system can be set up and adjusted without any tools required to highly stabilize your footage as you walk, run, climb stairs, or otherwise follow your subject.
The Steadicam AERO 30 Stabilizer System is a full-on Steadicam system that is also a user-friendly choice for beginners. It supports up to 20 lb loads, and offers tool-free adjustment of the sled.
Included are a 7" HDMI/3G-SDI monitor with 1000 cd/m² brightness, an A-30 arm, Zephyr vest, BNC video cable, mini-XLR monitor cable, and eight 0.25 lb balancing weights. A two-section carbon fiber post is extendable from 22.5 to 35.5". V-Mount, Gold Mount, and DV battery mount options are available and sold separately from Steadicam.
This is a Sony BP-U Battery Mount from Steadicam designed to attach to the Steadicam AERO 15 or AERO 30 Stabilizer and support Sony BP-U batteries to power the stabilizer.