Black-Tek 16 Tower

The Tower is a remote controlled riser for the lighter remote heads like the Flight Head Mini & the Shotover G1. Raise and lower the camera in shot. It can be mounted on any vehicle and is optimised for high speed tracking.


  • Total weight of the tower & shock absorber: only 28kg

  • A cablechain inside the tower guides the command, power and video cable for the remotehead

  • Total weight of Tower & Shockabsorber: 28 kg (62 lbs)

  • Maximum payload of the AbsorberArm: 25 kg (55 lbs)

  • 1,6 m (5,2 ft) Height

  • Variable Speed up to 1 m/s (about 2 seconds for 164cm of travel)

  • Manually rotatable position in 45 deg steps by simply pulling the quick release pins in the twister plates

  • Internal weight balancing system helps to reduce power consumption

  • Standard Mitchell plate fitting on the shock-absorber

  • Wired remote control for selecting speed and position

  • Variable Speed Rack Controller with 4 Pre-set Heights

  • Can also be used as a motorized horizontal slider

We are UK representatives for Black-Tek equipment, please get in touch for a demo, daily/weekly rental prices or to discuss your filming requirements.