When you don’t know what challenges a project will throw at you, having a tripod that is lightweight, durable and versatile can help you work smart and fast. No matter the environment, setting up the Sachtler flowtech® 100 GS is as simple as releasing the unique brakes. Setting up in a stable and safe way becomes a matter of seconds, with no need for time consuming fiddling. Once you are in position, the versatile hinge lock mechanism allows you to capture extremely high and low shots easily.

Finding the right shot is easier too, with the carbon fibre and ergonomic design meaning that the Sachtler flowtech100 GS will never weigh you down. Once you are set up and ready to go, the design gives high levels of torsional stiffness so that you can concentrate on getting the best shot. Designed to give a reliable high performance wherever you need it, flowtech won’t let you down in the field.

Success Stories


Case StudiesNeed for Speed

Thrill of the Chill

A breathtaking journey across the globe with snowboarding pirates.
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Case StudiesNeed for Speed

Blazing through the Old World

15 athletes, 8 disciplines, 7 countries and 100% Europe.
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Case StudiesNeed for Speed

Ghosts in the Snow

Elusive felines and the heroes working tirelessly to ensure their survival.
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Renea with flowtech100
Sachtler News

Rock Salt Media adopts flowtech® 100, the world's fastest tripod

Support and stability for heavy payloads — even in a Hawaiian hurricane!
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Sachtler News

Capturing the Lemurs of Madagascar

Flexible, fast setup was critical to capture the fast-moving lemurs in the high treetops.
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AwardsSachtler News

flowtech® wins D&AD Product Design Award

flowtech receives a coveted Graphite Pencil at the D&AD Design Awards.
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flowtech hero
AwardsSachtler News

flowtech® named Tripod of the Year

World's fastest tripod tops filmmakers best gear list.
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New York
Case Studies

flowtech®100 goes news gathering

"I need to be super-fast and reactive, my equipment can't slow me down."
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flowtech 100 filming car
Sachtler News

The Tripod Revolution Continues: Sachtler unveil flowtech® 100

World’s fastest tripod range now optimised for heavier camera payloads.
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Technical Specifications

Bowl Size100 mm100 mm
Height With Ground Spreader43 cm to 159 cm16.93 in to 62.6 in
Height Without Spreader26 cm to 153 cm10.24 in to 60.24 in
MaterialCarbon FibreCarbon Fibre
Payload0 kg to 30 kg0 lb to 66.14 lb
Spreader TypeGround spreaderGround spreader
Transport Length69 cm27.17 in
Tripod Stages22
Weight4 kg8.82 lb
Weight Without Spreader3.2 kg7.05 lb

In The Box

flowtech100 including ground spreader,  carry handle, attachment mount and tie down