B&H Photo Video Pro Audio The Professional's Source 800.606.6969 / 212.444.6615
0 $0.00
Your cart is currently empty

You have 0 items in your cart

View Cart & Begin Checkout

N.Y.C. Store Pickup Ready Within the Hour

Manfrotto 501HDV Head w/546B 2-Stage Aluminum Tripod System

B&H # MA501HDV546B MFR # 501HDV,546BK
No Longer Available

Product Highlights

  • 13.2 lb (6kg) Load Capacity
  • Aluminum Legs
  • 17.1" to 65.1" Range
  • Fixed Counterbalance
  • Variable Teflon Drag System
  • 75mm Half Ball
  • Mid-level Spreader
  • Carrying Case
Show moreShow less

Do you own this item?

Buy Accessories Cash In Your Gear

What item is right for you?

Ask our Experts!

The Manfrotto 501HDV Head w/546B 2-Stage Aluminum Tripod System combines the workhorse 501HDV Pro Video Head with a 75mm half ball and the 2-stage aluminum 546B Pro Video Tripod--bringing affordability, stability, and light weight into one sturdy package. Inspired by Manfrotto's top pro systems, this compact combo provides the support and smooth, fluid action demanded by today's videographers and DSLR shooters.

501HDV Fluid Video Head
Designed to accommodate evolving video technology, the 501HDV features improved drag in both axes and switchable counterbalance for the latest ultralight HD camcorders and DSLRs. Controls are positioned and shaped for superior operational ergonomics, while a sliding camera plate helps balance uneven payloads due to outboard batteries or other accessories. Dual rosettes permit left- or two-handed pan arm configurations, with a rear-mounted spirit level facilitating rapid setups.
546B Tripod
This aluminum two-stage tripod combines stability and strength with affordability. Reaching a maximum height of 60.6" (154cm), the 546B is capable of supporting up to 44 lbs (20kg). Its spiked feet come with rubber overshoes, allowing setups on both smooth floors and uneven surfaces, while a mid-level telescopic spreader keeps the legs exactly where you need them.

Go To

Load Capacity 13.2 lbs (6kg)
Maximum Height 65.1" (165.4cm)
Maximum Height w/o Column Extended N/A
Minimum Height 17.1" (43.5cm)
Folded Length 31.7" (80.5cm)
Leveling Bubble/Illuminated Yes/No
Weight 11.2 lbs (5.1kg)
Counter Balance System Fixed Spring
Quick Release/Wedge Plate Yes
Balance Plate Sliding, w/58mm of Travel
Tilt Drag 1-Step
Tilt Range -60° / +90°
Tilt Lock Independent
Spring Loaded Counter Balance 1-Step
Pan Range 360°
Pan Lock Independent
Material Aluminum
Head Attachment Fitting 75mm Bowl
Leg Stages/Sections 2/3
Leg Lock Type Flip Levers
Independent Leg Spread Yes
Spiked/Retractable Feet Yes, w/rubber covers
Center Brace Mid-level Spreader
Manfrotto 501HDV Head w/546B 2-Stage Aluminum Tripod System
  • 501HDV Pro Video Head
  • 546B Pro Video Tripod with Mid-level Spreader
  • 520BALL 75mm Half Ball
  • MBAG90PN Padded Tripod Bag
  • 2-Year Warranty + Additional 3 Years w/Online Registration
  • Be the first to review this item

    Spreaders & Dollies

    Manfrotto - 114MV Cine/Video Dolly
    • Price: $359.99

    Bags & Cases

    HPRC - 6300WE Wheeled Hard Case for Tripods without Foam (Black)
    • You Pay: $255.80

    Quick Release Plates

    See more
    Manfrotto - 501PL Sliding Quick Release Plate with 1/4"-20 & 3/8" Screws
    • You Pay: $23.43
    View all Accessories
    See any errors on this page? Let us know.