JOBY BallHead 5K

BH #JOJB01514 • MFR #JB01514
JOBY
JOBY BallHead 5K
Key Features
  • Load Capacity: 11 lb
  • Height: 3.3"
  • Weight: 5.1 oz
  • Arca-Type Compatible Quick Release Plate
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Supporting equipment weighing up to 11 lb, the BallHead 5K from Joby uses a standard 1/4"-20 threaded screw to mount compatible DSLRs, mirrorless cameras, and speedlights. It features full 360° panning and 90° tilting for nearly unrestricted movement, complemented by a separate panning lock for precise adjustments along a single axis. An Arca-type compatible quick release plate is employed for quickly attaching and detaching your gear while you work.
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$52.00
Support Weight
2.2 lb
6.6 lb
11 lb
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JOBY BallHead 5K Overview

Supporting equipment weighing up to 11 lb, the BallHead 5K from Joby uses a standard 1/4"-20 threaded screw to mount compatible DSLRs, mirrorless cameras, and speedlights. It features full 360° panning and 90° tilting for nearly unrestricted movement, complemented by a separate panning lock for precise adjustments along a single axis. An Arca-type compatible quick release plate is employed for quickly attaching and detaching your gear while you work.

A numbered scale at the base of the tripod head allows you to accurately repeat 360° pans and adjust your position. At only 5.1 oz and with a height of 3.3", the BallHead 5K is portable and can be easily carried without weighing you down. It is designed to be paired with the GorillaPod 5K stand and works with several Joby pro-level accessories that can extend the versatility of your ball head. However, it can also be used on any standard tripod with a 1/4"-20 mount.

  • Standard 1/4"-20 screw for attaching equipment weighing up to 11 lb
  • 360° panning and 90° tilt for optimal position control
  • Arca-type compatible quick release plate makes for a fast and convenient setup
  • Secondary knob that locks pan separately and enables more precise movement along an axis
  • Numbered scale on base lets you accurately repeat 360° pans and adjust your angle
  • Portable design weighing only 5.1 oz and with a height of 3.3"
  • Works with Joby pro-level accessories such as the GripTight PRO Mounts and GorillaPod Arms that allow you to use GoPro adapters, flash clips, and microphones
  • Can be deployed on the GorillaPod 5K stand or any other tripod with a standard 1/4"-20 mount
UPC: 817024015145

JOBY BallHead 5K Specs

General
Head TypeBall Head
Base Mount1/4"-20 Thread
Quick Release Plate TypeArca-Type
Load Capacity11 lb / 5 kg
Independent Pan LockYes
MaterialStainless Steel, Rubber, ABS Plastic, TPE, Aluminum
Physical
DimensionsH: 3.3 x W: 2.6 x L: 2.6" / H: 8.5 x W: 6.5 x L: 6.5 cm
Weight5.1 oz / 144.0 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.6 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)3.701 x 2.835 x 2.52"
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Is this rc2 compatible?

Is this rc2 compatible?
Asked by: Morgen
No this is Arca-Type Compatible Quick Release Plate , and RC-2 is 200pl plate
Answered by: vilson
Date published: 2021-01-12

Can I use a standard ARCA plate (such as Peak ...

Can I use a standard ARCA plate (such as Peak Design) instead of the Joby supplied plate?
Asked by: Ken
Yes, you can.
Answered by: Rob
Date published: 2020-02-21

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Can this be used on a gorillapod 1k stand & is it compatible with Peak Designs capture clip? Thanks
Asked by: Ai Lin Y.
The 5k head is compatible with a 1k Gorrilapod, but the 1k stand is not as capable as the 5k head.
Answered by: Reuben
Date published: 2019-08-01

Will this Head fit on my Gorillapod Focus - ...

Will this Head fit on my Gorillapod Focus - Flexible MiniTripod?
Asked by: Hector
Yes, it will work on the Gorillapod Focus.
Answered by: Rob
Date published: 2019-07-31

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Will the Joby BallHead 5k support a Manfrotto 501 style plate?
Asked by: Logan
I use both and NO, the throat on the Joby BallHead 5K is too narrow for the width of the Manfrotto 501 plate.
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2018-10-24

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What is the diameter of the base?Not shown within specs.
Asked by: William R W.
about 1.5 inches
Answered by: ANDREW C.
Date published: 2018-08-27
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