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This 9.8' Avenger Turtle Base C-Stand Grip Arm Kit features a detachable "turtle" base that can be removed for easier transport. A light head can be mounted to the base directly with the aid of an optional stand adapter (E200). This chrome-plated steel kit includes a 2.5" grip head and 40" arm. The innovative design of the C-stand base allows individual legs to be set at any angle, and can be positioned in locations not possible with classic stands.
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"Love it!...Rock Solid...Very sturdy and reliable....I've put a Mola Demi Beauty dish on the boom arm and even hanging with the boom arm full length it still is stable."

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  • 2.5" Grip Head and 40" Arm
  • Chrome-plated Construction
  • 3 Sections, 2 Risers
  • Detachable Base
  • 40" Main Section

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This is a Matthews Hollywood Century C Stand Kit. It consists of a Double Riser Sliding Leg C Stand with a Grip Head and 40" Arm.

The unique staggered leg design of a C Stand allows it to be nested and placed extremely close to one another on a set. The top leg of the stand is independently adjustable.

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"Love it....Love it!...Can always rely on Matthews!...It's not a turtle base stand like my Norm's one, but as a result it definitely feels more stable despite the fact that it's a bit top heavy (the Grip + Arm combo is a lot heavier than that of my Norm's stand."

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  • 40" Double Riser "C" Stand
  • Sliding Leg
  • 40" Arm with Griphead

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The Manfrotto 244 Variable Friction Magic Arm is a fully articulated arm with 90° pivotable and 360° rotatable ends, and an elbow that rotates 360°. The knob allows partial loosening for safe and precise positioning of a light head or camera. It has 5/8" studs on ball joints at both ends with 3/8 and 1/4" female threads. Although it is supplied with a camera platform, it requires a Super Clamp or Base (available separately) for use.
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"LOVE IT!...Worth It...Very sturdy, reliable product...I bought this Magic Arm to hold my camera for a photo Booth I take to Weddings I shoot.It worked great and is built like a tank."

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  • Locking Knob
  • Requires Super Clamp or Base
  • Replaces #2929

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This Matthews Century C+ Grip Head Kit consists of a Black Century C Plus Stand with 40" main riser with removable turtle base, a 2.5" swivel grip, and a Hollywood Arm that can hold a small light fixture, gobo, or flag.

The unique staggered leg design of a C Stand allows it to be nested and placed extremely close to one another on a set.

The stand itself rises to a maximum height of 10.5' (3.2 m).

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"STAND UP!...its heavy duty....Very well built, reliable....I use both and I like the Mattew's just a bit better due to the small details that don't really matter like the feel of the bolt knobs, the welds instead of the bolt through legs etc."

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  • 40" Main Section
  • Removable Turtle Base
  • 40" Arm & Grip Head

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The Manfrotto Variable Friction Magic Arm with Quick Release is a fully articulated arm with 90° pivotable and 360° rotatable ends, and an elbow that rotates 360°. Its camera platform has a quick release mechanism and removable camera plate. The camera plate has a 1/4"-20 thread.

The knob allows partial loosening for safe and precise positioning of a light head or camera. It has 5/8" studs on ball joints at both ends with 3/8 and 1/4" female threads. Although it is supplied with a quick-release camera platform, it requires a Super Clamp or Base (available separately) for use.

Replaces part number 2929QR.

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"Love it....I LIKE IT...It's been very reliable....I also got a manfrotto supper clamp along with the magic arm ,and atached it to a heavy duty seat borad ,which I made up."

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  • Locking Knob
  • Requires Super Clamp or Base
  • Replaces #2929QR

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This is a Matthews Hollywood Pro Stand with 40" double riser, and a sliding leg, low-profile base. It includes a grip head and 40" stainless steel arm. The advantage of the low profile Pro legs is easier positioning of the stand under furniture or other set items.

The unique staggered leg design of a C Stand allows it to be nested and placed extremely close to one another on a set. The top leg of the stand is independently adjustable to ease placement on stairs or uneven terrain.

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"So good!...I'm pleased....Totally rugged and reliable....Some might think a c-stand is a c-stand, but with the experience of using lesser products, I'll never buy anything other than MSE grip equipment."

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  • Stand with Low Profile Base
  • Sliding Leg
  • 40" Main Section
  • 2 Risers
  • 40" Arm with Griphead

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B&H # ER45245026 MFR # 45-245-026

Easily mount two monitors to your desk using the LX Dual Desk Mount Side-by-Side Arm from Ergotron. Once installed, patented Constant Force lift-and-pivot motion technology makes it easy to manipulate the displays to ensure maximum viewing comfort. The mount is designed to accommodate displays up to 27", weighing from 7 to 25 pounds, and allows them to be lifted up to 13", tilted up to 75°, panned and rotated up to 360°, and extended up to 25".
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"Great System...great ergonomics....reliable, easy to set up...they are absolutely easiest and most reliable arms I have owned."

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  • Supports Dual Monitor Configuration
  • Position Displays for Ergonomic Comfort
  • Constant Force Technology
  • Cable Management Feature
  • 13" Lift
  • 75° Tilt
  • 360° Pan & Rotation
  • Up to 25" Extension
  • 100x100 / 75x75 VESA Mount Compatible
  • Made from Durable Polished Aluminum

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B&H # MAHWA20 MFR # 681012

This arm features the strongest & most popular Grip Head in the industry. Guaranteed to hold. Set it and forget it! Will not slip. Plates feature two holes 3/8" & 5/8", eliminating confusion. New castings offer positive lock in all directions.
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"The best...Very sturdy....Solid and dependable...Aside from Gaffer tape a good gobo arm and c-stand are a productions best friend."

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B&H # MA244MICRO MFR # 244MICRO

Mount an off-camera flash, LED light, or monitor to a tripod, stand, or bar with the Manfrotto 244 Micro Friction Arm. The arm features one 1/4"-20 threaded stud and one 3/8"-16 stud; one can be fitted to a clamp or mounting device, while the other side can be used for holding various types of gear or accessories. This arm helps you to place accessories like gobos and scrims in difficult-to-reach positions. It will support up to 6.6 lb and can be easily installed using the hex key.
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"It Rocks!...Kudos to B&H...It is rock solid and super dependable....I'm a Professional videographer, and I abuse my equipment, after going through 2 other like products that were not as expensive I purchased this I use it with an atomos ninja flame, I LOVE IT, I dont have a big budget so im very careful what I buy and compared to whats out thier this is well worth 90.00 dollars."

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  • Length: 5.9"
  • One 1/4"-20 Stud
  • One 3/8"-16 Stud
  • Load Capacity: 6.6 lb

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The Manfrotto 2-Section Single Articulated Arm with Camera Bracket supports 0.88 pounds at full extension. Extra versatility is also given by the sliding extension system which allows for easier positioning of lighting fixtures even in awkward and tight spaces.

The arm's maximum length is 23.8 inches. The bottom 5/8" spigot is compatible with the optional Super Clamp and has 3/8"-16 female threads. The top spigot is also 5/8" but has 1/4"-20 female threads.

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"Strong Arm...Works well...reliable....I used this to get additional height in a precarious water environment and the arm successfully held a smaller DSLR at angles."

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B&H # IMMBA2 MFR # 3045

This Impact Mini Boom Arm is an aluminum lightweight boom arm with a 1 lb counterweight and swivel handle light stand mount. It can hold a small light fixture.
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"Cool Arm...Mini Boom...I purchased this boom arm for usingWestcottIce Light 2 LED as a hair or rim light but after 4 hours with fully extended arm the whole thin arm bend slightly and I can not use the arm extension mechanism....I am lucky enough to have access to a machine shop where I made an adapter so I din't have to attach it over the light stand shaft."

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B&H # PEAA83 MFR # 9041660

The Pearstone 11" Articulating Arm is an arm used to mount small displays on prosumer and professional camcorders. The arm's unique design features a single-point locking mechanism, which gives the user maximum flexibility. Moving the display on multiple axes is quick and easy, allowing users to find the best possible viewing angle. In addition, the bottom verticle spacer piece is removeable to reveal a 1/4"-20 male screw, and the bottom shoe mount is removeable to reveal a 1/4"-20 female thread.

The full length of this arm (tip-to-tip) measures 11", and the usable extension range (end-joint to end-joint) measures 8.3".

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"Not bad...Works OK...I use this to support a Tascam DR100 MKII on a Canon T3i and it handled it like a champ....it's a little long, but I like the knob form for tightening instead of a handle (like the arm Small HD sold)."

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  • 8.3" Joint-to-Joint Length
  • 11" Fully Extended Length
  • Single-Point Locking Mechanism
  • 1/4"-20 & Shoe Mounts

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The Rode PSA1 Studio Boom Arm is a two-section, spring-loaded broadcast microphone arm designed for quiet and flexible microphone positioning in broadcast radio studios, voice-over studios, etc. The PSA1 rotates 360 degrees and features a maximum reach of 32" (820mm) horizontally.
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"Good Arm...Good But...I would like to add, if you are a first time visitor to B&H let me give them a 5 STAR Rating, I have shopped at B&H over the years, their service is excellent, and all of the products I have bought are first rate....PSA-1 Studio Boom Arm for Broadcast Microphones by Rode is the best one I ever have goten here its well woth the money I would tell others to buy this its strong and last is so yes im happy I have gotten this for my mic a phone for my djing live online ."

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  • 32" (820mm) Horizontal Reach
  • 33" (840mm) Vertical Reach
  • Touch-Fastener Cable Wraps
  • Desk-Clamp Included
  • Desk-Insert Hardware

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B&H # PEAA42 MFR # 9041670

The Pearstone 7.5" Articulating Arm is an arm used to mount small displays on prosumer and professional camcorders. The arm's unique design features a single-point locking mechanism, which gives the user maximum flexibility. Moving the display on multiple axes is quick and easy, allowing users to find the best possible viewing angle. In addition, the bottom verticle spacer piece is removeable to reveal a 1/4"-20 male screw, and the bottom shoe mount is removeable to reveal a 1/4"-20 female thread.

The full length of this arm (tip-to-tip) measures 7.5", and the usable extension range (end-joint to end-joint) measures 4.2".

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"the best...Works OK...I already have an Ikan arm and this one appears to be a good buy as well....It also has a reverse cold shoe connector that would easily fit into a cold shoe that is mounted on a tripod."

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  • 4.2" Joint-to-Joint Length
  • 7.5" Fully Extended Length
  • Single-Point Locking Mechanism
  • 1/4"-20 & Shoe Mounts

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B&H # JOSCLA MFR # JB01330

The Suction Cup & Locking Arm from Joby mounts your action camera on flat, non-porous surfaces using an industrial strength suction cup that locks in place with a simple quarter turn of its base. Attached to the Suction Cup is a Locking Arm that lets you position your camera at any angle thanks to two ball joints that rotate 360° and pivot 180° from side to side. The arm locks in place with a tightening knob that won't come loose from vibration. A 1/4"-20 screw at the end of the Locking Arm lets you attach your camera, or a GoPro tripod mount for use with GoPro cameras.
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"Very stable....Works great....I've a Sony NEX5R and I know it will support it, the suction cup is that strong!...Got a number of these and used for a variety of shots from on the car to on my kayak."

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  • For Action Cameras
  • Attaches to Flat, Non-Porous Surfaces
  • Industrial-Strength Suction Cup
  • Quick-Twist Locking Design
  • Locking Arm with Two Ball Joints
  • Tightening Knob Secures Camera Angle
  • 1/4"-20 Mounting Screw
  • GoPro Tripod Mount Included

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B&H # MA143 MFR # 143

The Manfrotto 143 Magic Arm Kit is designed to hold a light fixture or camera in place, in a variety of situations. The heart of the kit is the Magic Arm -- an elbow arm, with sure locking lever control at the pivot. The removable camera mount pans and locks, and has a standard 1/4-20" thread mount. With the camera mount removed, it will accept any light fixture up to 6.6 lbs that has a baby (5/8") receptor.
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"Love it!...Good deal...I also figured out you could use this as a simple steadicam with a Canon 7D perched on top - of course this would tire your arm out after just a few minutes, but it will do in a pinch - just bend the magicarm until things feel balanced....I use it as a adaptive camera equipment, since I don't have full use of my hands and holding a camera s difficult."

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  • Consists of: Magic Arm, Camera Platform, Super Clamp & Backlite Base

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The Manfrotto 244N Variable Friction Magic Arm differs from the regular Magic Arm, in that the Variable Friction Arm allows partial locking in place of a light, grip, or a camera. This comes in handy when using a light or camera to track a subject. It is a pivot arm with a large locking knob. One end will support a light that has a baby (5/8") receptor. The other end is designed to fit into a Super Clamp socket, or other 5/8" receptor.
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"LOVE IT...Magic Arm...A fully extended Magic Arm holding up your shiny new $ Canon EOS-1D with a fat long lens is a really, really bad idea.I once bought a low-cost versions of this product....Super-clamped to my exam table the Magic Arm swivels anywhere I want holding the subject's face comfortably on a chin rest that is a Manfrotto Camera Mountlined with a leather cushion."

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This is a black 10.75' Avenger C-Stand Grip Arm Kit . The Century "C" Stand is a favorite among professional photographers, film makers and videographers everywhere. It is durable, and designed to collapse flat for easy transport and storage.

The leg design provides a very low center of gravity, and makes it easy to bury in the soil or sand, or accept sandbags for extra stability.

This kit includes a 2.5" swivel grip and a 40" grip arm, which is suitable for holding reflectors, or a lightweight light head. It has a black finish.

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"The BEST!...Heavy Duty...Overall I am very happy with it and I know it will last me a very long time no matter how I use it....I like the fact that they are black and I don't have to deal with reflection off the bars if I am outside shooting, sometimes I would get flares from the sun off the chrome versions!"

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  • Black Steel Construction
  • 40" Main Section, 2 Risers
  • Fixed Column to Base
  • 40" Arm, 2.5" Grip Head

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