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Manfrotto 055XPROB Pro Tripod Legs (Black) with 468MGRC2 Magnesium Hydrostatic Ballhead (Quick Release) - Supports 10 lbs (4.6 kg)

B&H # MA055XPB468M
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The Bogen/Manfrotto 055XPROB Pro Tripod Legs builds on the success of the 3011/3021 series. It features the Manfrotto-patented horizontal center column feature, which allows the center column to flip quickly and easily from vertical to horizontal. By extending the column to its highest vertical position, it can be swung over to horizontal without removing the head or disassembling the column itself. The ergonomics of the leg-angle release mechanism and the quick action leg locks have also been improved.

The 468MGRC2 Magnesium Hydrostatic Ballhead is designed to meet the demands of professional photographers who require a lightweight head but at the same time want to support heavy camera loads up to 22 lbs.

The 468MG series uses a hydraulic system to lock the ball mechanism in place. Using hydraulics instead of a mechanical system produces a super-tight lock from a minimal turn of the locking knob, without sacrificing the smoothness of the ball's movement when unblocked. To keep weight low, the head is made of magnesium; and to provide smooth movements the 1.25" aluminum ball is Teflon coated. The oversized ball locking knob allows for easy control even when using gloves.

Center column can be quickly and easily swung from vertical to horizontal without any disassembly
Horizontal column feature allows the tripod to reach extremely low positions
3-faceted center column which totally eliminates column rotation
Redesigned more ergonomic flip locks, with only 45° of movement
Leg warmers on 2 legs ease handling in extreme weather conditions, and help to protect the legs
Four leg-angle settings (25, 46, 66 & 88°)
Magnesium cast head, with 1.25" aluminum ball, Teflon coated
Oversized ball locking knob
General
Load Capacity 10 lbs (4.6 kg)
Maximum Height 75" (190.5 cm)
Maximum Height w/o Column Extended 60.6" (153.9 cm)
Minimum Height 8.6" (21.8 cm)
Folded Length 28.7" (72.9 cm)
Leveling Bubble/Illuminated No
Weight 6.4 lbs (6.4 kg)
Head
Head Type 468MGRC2 Magnesium Hydrostatic Ballhead
Quick Release Yes
Legs
Material Aluminum
Head Attachment Fitting 3/8"
Leg Stages/Sections 2/3
Leg Lock Type Flip levers
Independent Leg Spread Yes
Spiked/Retractable Feet No
Center Brace No
Center Column
Center Column Type Rapid sliding
Center Column Sections 1
Manfrotto 055XPROB Pro Tripod Legs (Black) with 468MGRC2 Magnesium Hydrostatic Ballhead (Quick Release) - Supports 10 lbs (4.6 kg)
  • RC2 Quick Release Plate with 1/4"-20 Screw
  • 2-Year Warranty + Additional 3-Years after Registering Online or by Mail
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