Supertechno 30

Supertechno 30

A popular choice for film, television and commercial shoots, the Supertechno 30 Techno Crane offers a respectable arm length whilst maintaining a small foot print and simple set-up/de-rig. The ST30 can be shipped in a 7.5 tonne truck with heavy duty tail lift.

The standard package includes the Supertechno 30 dolly with motorised post and pneumatic wheels, operator’s console, HD colour monitor and all necessary cables.


  • Option of hand wheels, joystick or pan bar to operate camera
  • It will accept most 3D rigs and heavier camera packages
  • Fully encodable
  • Broadcast ready
  • Can be mounted on the Panaconda & Panagator utility vehicles


Panavision strongly recommends that only trained grips operate this piece of equipment.

Please contact your local Panavision Remote Systems office for more information.

Technical drawings for retracted dimensions, for extended dimensions, for short top view and for truck dimensions.


Overslung bracket       2', 4', 6', 8' track  
Rain cover       Track run up  
Night cover       Panamount  
3rd Axis       Wireless intercoms  
4th Axis       Nose mount  
Outfront mount          


Maximum payload 80.0lbs  
Maximum height 30.0'  
Minimum height - 20.0' 11.0"  
Telescopic extent 8.0' 8.0" - 31.0' 4.0"  
Maximum telescopic movement speed 9' / sec  

Length from centre post to front

Fully extended


8.0' 8.0"
39.0' 2.0"

Length from centre post to back 7.0' 10.0"  
Overall length retracted 16.0' 7.0"  
Overall length extended 39.0' 2.0"  
Bucket width 4.0' 2.0"  
Base length 5.0' 5.0"  
Base width 4.0' 8.0"  
Base bottom height from floor n/a  
Wheel height 18.0"  
Track width n/a  
Z Head dimensions normal
Z Head dimensions shortest
Dolly weight 286.0lbs  
Levelling jacks 141.0lbs  
Column + fork weight 176.0lbs  
Arm weight 706.0lbs  
Sliding weights x 2 10.0lbs each  
Counterweights x 45 29.8lbs each  
Donuts x 4 15.5lbs each  
Electronic unit weight 150.0lbs  
Z Head weight 53.0 lbs  
Total waight 2934.0lbs  
Maximum power requirement 16.0 A  
Set up time 1 hr  
*Minus measurement indicates the front is Below Ground Level    

Safety Information


Panavision and The Metropolitan Police Services Film Unit strongly recommend that any camera rigging mounted to a moving vehicle or tracking vehicle is carried out or supervised by NVQ Level 3 certified Grips.

MPS Film Unit Film Unit Guidelines