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Manfrotto 498RC2 Midi Ball Head with RC2 Quick Release

B&H # MA498RC2 Mfr # 498RC2
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Product Highlights
  • Aluminum Construction
  • Load Capacity: 17.64 lb
  • Working Height: 4.9"
  • Weight: 1.34 lb
  • 360° Panning
  • Head Tilt: +/-90°
  • Tension Control
  • Separate Panning Lock

The Manfrotto 498RC2 Midi Ball Head with RC2 Quick Release is constructed of die-cast aluminum, strong enough to support an SLR camera with a medium lens, and light medium format cameras. It has a single repositionable locking lever for 360° panoramic rotation and ±90° tilt movements, plus a friction control for precise positioning. Cameras are attached to the ball head with the 200PL-14 Plate and RC2 Quick Release with 1/4'' male threads. The head to tripod attachment has 3/8'' female threads. Additionally, the Quick Release has a safety system to prevent an accidental detaching from the head.

Material Aluminum
Type Ball Head
Load Capacity 17.64 lb (8.0 kg)
Tripod Mount Thread Size 3/8"-16 Female thread
Camera Mount Thread Size 1/4"-20
Quick Release Yes, RC2 with secondary safety system and 200PL-14 camera plate
Adjustments ±90°
Panning: 360°
Separate Panning Lock Yes
Tension Control Yes
Ball Sphere Diameter Not specified by manufacturer
Bubble Level No
Base Diameter Not specified by manufacturer
Dimensions Working height: 4.9" (12.5 cm)
Weight 1.34 lb (0.61 kg)
Manfrotto 498RC2 Midi Ball Head with RC2 Quick Release
  • 200PL-14 Rectangular Quick Release Plate with 1/4"-20 Screw
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty
  • Limited 8-Year Warranty Extension after Online Registration
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