Manfrotto 055XB Tripod with 498RC2 Midi Ball Head Kit

B&H # MA055X498C2K
Manfrotto 055XB Tripod with 498RC2 Midi Ball Head Kit


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Product Highlights

  • 055XB 3-Section Aluminum Tripod
  • 498RC2 Ball Head with Quick Release
  • Maximum Height: 70"
  • Minimum Height: 2.8"
  • Folded Length: 24"
  • Load Capacity: 15.4 lb
  • Weighs: 5 lb
  • Independent Leg Angle Selection
  • Q90 Horizontal Center Column
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The Manfrotto 055XB Tripod with 498RC2 Midi Ball Head Kit by B&H is comprised of the 3-section, aluminum 055XB tripod legs with independent leg angle selection and the Q90 horizontal center column feature that combined, allow a minimum height of 2.8". The 055XB, which has a maximum height of 70", is paired in this kit with the 496RC2 Mini Ball Head with quick release and camera plate. The ball head features a tilt adjustment range of -90° / +90° as well as tension control and 360° panning.

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°)
Load Capacity 13.2 lb (6 kg)
Maximum Height 74.3" (188.7 cm)
Maximum Height w/o Column Extended 58.1" (147.6 cm)
Minimum Height 6.8" (17.3 cm)
Folded Length 28" (71.1 cm)
Leveling Bubble/Illuminated No
Weight 6 lb (2.7 kg)
Head Type 496RC2 Compact Ballhead
Plate RC-2
Rotating Head 360°
Tilt Lateral: ±90°
Tripod Mount Thread Size 3/8" female thread
Height 3.94" (100.07mm)
Weight 0.93 lb (0.42 kg)
Material Aluminum
Head Attachment Fitting 3/8"
Leg Stages/Sections 2/3
Leg Lock Type Flip levers
Independent Leg Spread Yes
Spiked/Retractable Feet Optional (190SPK2N)
Center Brace No
Center Column
Center Column Type Rapid sliding
Center Column Sections 1 (with built-in low angle adapter)
Manfrotto 055XB Tripod with 498RC2 Midi Ball Head Kit
  • 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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