TetherBLOCK QR Plus Quick Release Plate (Thunder Gray)

TetherBLOCK QR Plus Quick Release Plate (Thunder Gray)

TetherBLOCK QR Plus Quick Release Plate (Thunder Gray)

B&H # TETBQR004G MFR # TB-QR-004G
TetherBLOCK QR Plus Quick Release Plate (Thunder Gray)

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Product Highlights

  • Arca-Type Plate for Tethered Photography
  • Adapts Camera to Arca-Type Clamps
  • Integrates with Tethering Data Cable
  • Prevents Damage to Camera Data Port
  • Grooves Secure Cable Under Camera
  • 1/4"-20 Mount
  • Non-Slip Surface
  • Compatible with 1/4"-20 Mounts
  • Two 1/4"-20 Female Accessory Threads
  • Durable, Aluminum-Alloy Construction
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  • 1Description

The thunder gray TetherBLOCK QR Plus Quick Release Plate is designed to adapt a camera to an Arca-type compatible quick release clamp and prevent damage to the camera's data port while tethered to a computer or hard drive.

Along the 1/4"-20 mount and anti-slip pads on the QR Plus's top surface are grooves that can channel a section of data cable into one end of the plate's length and out the other before the plate is attached to a compatible camera. This allows a USB or FireWire cable that is connected to a camera's data port for the purpose of tethered photography to be secured under the camera and within the QR Plus. Before being able to reach the point at which a data cable and a camera connect, tension along the cable which could then occur from accidentally tugging or tripping on it is interrupted by the plate's grooves. Strain from abrupt and incorrectly-angled detachment of a data cable that could otherwise dislodge a camera's data port or cause it to function improperly is avoided.

For direct attachment to accessories such as a tripod or straps that feature 1/4"-20 mounts, the underside of the plate is tapped with two 1/4"-20 female accessory threads.

Constructed from aluminum alloy, the TetherBLOCK QR Plus is durable while remaining lightweight.

  • Quick release plate for tethered photography
  • Compatible with Arca-type clamps
  • 1/4"-20 mount allows connection to a compatible camera
  • Rubberized, anti-slip pads for connected camera
  • Grooves along plate's top surface channel a section of data cable into one end of the plate's length and out the other
  • USB or FireWire cable that is connected to a camera's data port for the purpose of tethered photography can be secured under the camera and within the surface of the QR Plus
  • Prevents tension due to accidental tugging or tripping on data cable from causing abrupt and incorrectly-angled detachment of cable from camera data port
  • Helps avoid damage to data port
  • Two 1/4"-20 female accessory threads for direct connection to a 1/4"-20 mount
UPC: 862612000041
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TetherBLOCK QR Plus Quick Release Plate (Thunder Gray)
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty
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    • 1Description
    Compatibility Can be mounted to Arca-type quick release clamps; accepts cameras with 1/4"-20 tripod socket

    Topside grooves accommodate USB or FireWire data cables
    Material of Construction Aluminum Alloy
    Dimensions 3.3 x 1.5 x 0.4" (8.3 x 3.8 x 1.0 cm)
    Weight 2.0 oz (56.7 g)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 0.15 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 4.4 x 2.8 x 0.6"
    QR Plus Quick Release Plate (Thunder Gray) is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 3.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Not inexprensive, but worth the price for me! I shoot tethered often and, probably not uniquely, have had a number of related problems. One of those was the inability of my other stuff (including an RRS L-bracket for my D810) to accommodate vertical position shooting while still holding the USB 3.0 cable securely in place. This plate has solved that problem - although it does require flipping my RRS BH-55 ball-head over into one of the slots. I have not found a better alternative; and, consider this very well made as well as thoughtfully designed. And, this is SOOO much better than the cheaper, poorer alternatives (such as TT Jerk-stopper... IMO).
    Date published: 2017-05-07
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Prevents Damage Being on location with the QR Plus Quick Release Plate prevents inadvertent tugs on the tether cord, keeps the camera from being damaged and prevents stops in daily workflow. Fantastic that it fits on an Arca Swiss head when I'm not caring the camera around.
    Date published: 2017-06-04
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best solution yet I’ve fought a lot of connection issues and even had to have the USB port repaired once. This paired with the right angle micro USB creates a solid connection that hasn’t failed yet. And it’s so much easier to hand hold with this setup.
    Date published: 2018-05-02
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