A strong die-cast aluminum housing plus an exceptionally hard, tough, phenolic resin ball that moves smoothly into position. A single control for complete 360 pan / 90 tilt, fast even movement, instantly locked off in any position. Suitable for any 35mm SLR or light medium format camera.
All ballheads fit any Bogen tripod, or any tripod with 3/8"-16 Euro thread. Ballheads screw right on and can also be locked in with the three locking screws in the center post platform of the tripod base.
Same as the 486 but equipped with a Rapid Connect 2 (quick release) system.