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Manfrotto MK290LTA3-BHUS 290 Light Aluminum Tripod with Ball Head

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Manfrotto MK290LTA3-BHUS 290 Light Aluminum Tripod with Ball Head
Key Features
  • Load Capacity: 8.8 lb
  • Max Height: 56.7"
  • Min Height: 16.4"
  • Folded Length: 22.2"
The Manfrotto MK290LTA3-BHUS 290 Light Aluminum Tripod with Ball Head can hold up to 8.8 lb and extends from 16.4 to 56.7" high. It weighs 3.6 lb and folds down to 22.2" for travel. The 3-section legs have two angle positions, and they employ tension-adjustable leg locks to adjust the tripod's height. A rubber grip on one of the legs adds comfort when carrying the tripod.
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Manfrotto MK290LTA3 290 Light Tripod with Bal... Overview

The Manfrotto MK290LTA3-BHUS 290 Light Aluminum Tripod with Ball Head can hold up to 8.8 lb and extends from 16.4 to 56.7" high. It weighs 3.6 lb and folds down to 22.2" for travel. The 3-section legs have two angle positions, and they employ tension-adjustable leg locks to adjust the tripod's height. A rubber grip on one of the legs adds comfort when carrying the tripod.

Included with the tripod is the 494 Mini Ball Head with an RC2 quick release plate. The lightweight head has a friction control knob that allows micro adjustments without engaging the head-locking mechanism, and a large knob that locks both the ±90° tilt and the 360° panning.

Manfrotto MK290LTA3 290 Light Tripod with Bal... Specs

Head
Head Type
Ball Head
Base Mount
3/8"-16 Female
General
Load Capacity
8.8 lb / 4 kg
Maximum Working Height
56.7" / 144 cm
Max Height without Center Column
49.4" / 125.5 cm
Minimum Working Height
16.4" / 41.7 cm
Closed Length
22.17" / 56.31 cm
Materials
Aluminum Alloy
Weight
3.6 lb / 1.6 kg
Legs
Leg Lock Type
Twist Lock
Independent Leg Spread
Yes
Leg Sections
3
Center Column
Center Column Sections
1
Center Column Extension Type
Rapid
Lateral / 90-Degree Center Column
No
Packaging Info
Package Weight
4.5 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
25 x 4.8 x 4.5"

Manfrotto MK290LTA3 290 Light Tripod with Bal... Reviews

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question

Can I use this tripod for Nikon D750 with Nikon 24-120mm lens?
Asked by: Deokbin C.
Yes, this tripod will work for that set up.
Answered by: James B.
Date published: 2020-10-17

Is the ball head removable?

Is the ball head removable?
Asked by: Samantha
Yes, you can remove the head and replace it with a different one.
Answered by: Jim
Date published: 2021-06-28

Does BOG DEATHGRIP HEAD work on this tripod?

Does BOG DEATHGRIP HEAD work on this tripod?
Asked by: Michael
Yes, it fits with the 3/8" thread on the bottom of the head.
Answered by: Rob
Date published: 2021-02-03

question

Can I use this tripod with a Sony a6000?
Asked by: Margaret H.
The Manfrotto MK290LTA3-BHUS 290 Light Aluminum Tripod with Ball Head will work with the Sony A6000.
Answered by: Dana G.
Date published: 2018-08-26

can i use this with a z6 and still be able to ...

can i use this with a z6 and still be able to change lenses?
Asked by: Gail
Yes, you will be able to change lenses while the camera is attached to the head.
Answered by: Rob
Date published: 2021-02-17

question

Is it universal? I have a canon rebel now and looking to upgrade to a newer model. Want to make sure it will work for both. Thanks
Asked by: Megan H.
yes
Answered by: joe119 l.
Date published: 2018-08-26

question

can we use it as monopod also?
Asked by: Dr Amit S.
No it cannot
Answered by: Dideo M. Manfrotto Expert
Date published: 2018-08-26

question

Would this ball head work for videos?
Asked by: Sally
Not really, not fluid head, can't do pan or tilt easily. Only if camera movement on the tripod isn't important.
Answered by: Frank T.
Date published: 2018-08-26
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