Osprey Plus S Pedestal (OB)

Fully Steerable, 2-Stage pedestal with perfectly balanced stage for 'on shot' movement in field applications. Payload up to 70kg / 155lb.

The Osprey Plus S (OB) is a fully steerable version of the Osprey Plus and is capable of payloads up to 70kg / 155lb. It has 2 stages for acheiving very high and low shots, and the upper stage is perfectly balanced for on shot tracking of talent. It has an integral manual pump and an inlet valve for use with an external supply, making Perfect Balance easy to achieve. There is a storage area for the camera operator. In addition, the Osprey Plus pedestal includes a pressure gauge for clear and reliable set-up and the detachable skid allows the pedestal to be simply broken down into two sections for easy storage and transportation. It has a selector for both single wheel and all wheel crab steering for working in tight spaces and on shot direction changes. It comes with 16cm / 6.3 inch wheels for greater ground clearance in outside broadcast applications.

Key features

  • Upper stage perfect balance for on-shot performance
  • Balance assisted second stage for easy elevation and extended height range
  • Full crab and steer facilities controlled from a central steering ring for enhanced manoeuvrability and on-shot steering
  • Built in pressure gauge and manual pump for easy counter balance set-up
  • Detachable skid for easy transport and storage
  • Wheel rim braking mechanism eliminates tyre flat spots for super smooth rolling shots
  • Pedestal supplied with Quickfix quick release system & operator storage area
  • Column can be adapted to work on dolly track
Metric Imperial
Osprey Osprey
70 kg 154 lb
2 2
Perfect Balance Stages
1 1
On shot stroke
410 mm 15.99 in
0.70 to 1.51 m 2.28 to 4.94 ft
Crab/Steer Crab/Steer
Head fitting
Flat base Flat base
34.50 mm 1.35 in
940 mm 36.66 in
Transit Width
800 mm 31.20 in
Integrated Pump
Yes Yes
Cable Guards
Wheel truck mounted, individually adjusted Wheel truck mounted, individually adjusted
Trim Weights
3500 3500
Wheel Diameter
160 mm 6.24 in
Open Open
Wheel Locks
Single-point Single-point
Narrow Transit Width
700 mm 27.30 in
Steering Ring Diameter
535 mm 20.87 in
45.80 kg 100.76 lb
  • Osprey Plus S (OB) Pedestal
  • Quickfix
  • Accessory holder
  • Manual Pump
  • Kick ring
  • User Guide