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Sliders overview – at a glance

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BD Slider OmniSlider T’rantula GO T’rantula HD
Idea DitoGear™ BDSlider is an entry-level portable and extensible slider allowing you to tap into the world of precise motion control. DitoGear™ OmniSlider is a motion control slider based on a sturdy monorail design suitable for studio and outdoor shooting with lightweight to medium-weight camera setups. DitoGear™ T’rantula Go is a portable and extensible motion control slider for light to medium weight camera setups. DitoGear™ T’rantula HD is an extensible motion control slider for medium to extreme weight camera setups.
Key Features
1 Entry-level price Zero assembly time High payload and stability Extreme payload and stability
2 Unrivaled precision1 Integrated durable monorail design Great weight to performance ratio Great weight to performance ratio
3 Portable and extensible track Powerful and fast motor unit Extensible track Extensible track
Features
Design Double rail Compact monorail Double rail Double rail
Footprint Spacing of 26cm 7cm (single rail) Spacing of 23cm Spacing of 41cm
Portability High Moderate High Moderate
Motor Unit Standard Servo High-performance Servo Standard Servo High-performance Servo
Extensible Track No No Yes Yes
Available lengths 0.6m / 1.0m / 1.5m 1.0m / 1.5m / 2.0m / 2.5m 1.0m / 2.0m 1.0m / 2.0m
Maximum length Unlimited2 2.5m Unlimited3 Unlimited3
Manual operation Yes Limited4 Yes Yes
Payloads & Speed
Horizontal payload (motorized) 25kg (55.1lb) 70kg (154.3lb) 35kg (77.2lb)5 100kg (220.5lb)5
Horizontal payload (unmotorized) 25kg (55lb) 70kg (154.3lb) 40kg (88.2lb) 150kg (330.7lb)
Vertical payload6 4.5kg (9.9lb) 10kg (22lb) 4.5kg (9.9lb) 9kg (19.8lb)
Underslung Up to 10kg (22lb) Up to 25kg (55lb) 15kg (33lb)5 30kg (66.1lb)5
Minimum speed 1m/450 days7 1m/450 days7 1m/450 days7 1m/450 days7
Maximum speed 1m/20s 1m/3.85s 1m/20s 1m/3.85s
Power Consumption
Avg. current draw (at 12V DC) 0.5A 1A 0.5A 1A
Maximum current draw (at 12V DC) 1.1A 3.5A 1.1A 3.5A
Avg. operating time w/ Power Pack 7Ah 14hrs 7hrs 14hrs 7hrs
Avg. operating time w/ Power Pack 14Ah 28hrs 14hrs 28hrs 14hrs
Avg. operating time w/ PowerBrick 15Ah 30hrs 15hrs 30hrs 15hrs

Common Features

High-end durable design
Utmost precision
High speed range
Various controllers
Range of accessories
Simple setup
Digital servo architecture
Speed matching
Noiseless operation8
Versatile mounting options
Simple cable management
Low power consumption
Live action operation9
Time lapse operation9
Stop Motion operation9
Slow motion mode9
Motion recording & playback9
Dragonframe compatibility9
1 As compared to any other 3rd party products at similar price range.
2 Interested in BD Slider will longer than 1.5m rods? Contact support for more details.
3 You can extend the DitoGear™ T’rantula by adding a multiple pairs of 1m steel rods and some spreaders.
4 DitoGear™ OmniSlider Push by Hand mode allows to operate the DitoGear™ OmniSlider manually with insignificant resistance.
5 Obtained with an appropriately matched speed damping (gentle acceleration and deceleration).
6 May be increased by using counterweight.
7 In timelapse mode.
8 Except for highest speed settings.
9 Depending on the controller. Check out the DitoGear™ controllers overview.