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Manfrotto Befree Advanced Travel Aluminum Tripod with 494 Ball Head (Twist Locks, Black)

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Manfrotto Befree Advanced Travel Aluminum Tripod with 494 Ball Head (Twist Locks, Black)
Key Features
  • Load Capacity: 19.8 lb
  • Max Height: 59.1"
  • Minimum Height: 15.8"
  • Folded Length: 15.7"
Sporting a 19.8 lb load capacity at a weight of only 3.4 lb, this black Befree Advanced Travel Tripod from Manfrotto is a robust support option that can serve as a convenient travel companion for professional photographers and passionate hobbyists alike. It is made of aluminum alloy and reaches a maximum height of 59.1" with its column extended, folding down to 15.7" in length for simplified transport in its included carrying case.
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Are the ball head components metal?

Are the ball head components metal?
Asked by: Robin
Yes, the ball head on the Manfrotto Befree Advanced Travel Aluminum Tripod with 494 Ball Head (Twist Locks, Black) is made of aluminum.
Answered by: Robert
Date published: 2022-04-06

Can I remove the stock Manfrotto plate clamp and ...

Can I remove the stock Manfrotto plate clamp and use SunwayFoto Arca clamp instead? Do I need the female to male boss adapter?
Asked by: Kenjiro
Yes, you may purchase the Sunwayfoto Adapter Bushing for Ballhead with Sunken Top, B&H # SUMAP02, to connect the Sunwayfoto Arca & Manfrotto Compatible Clamp, B&H # SUMAC14, to the stem on the Manfrotto 494 Center Ball Head after you remove the included Manfrotto quick release clamp.
Answered by: Manzell
Date published: 2021-03-14

How can I mount Arca Swiss plates onto this ...

How can I mount Arca Swiss plates onto this tripod?
Asked by: Baron
While the plate that comes included will fit arca-swiss systems, the inverse does not work. You are only able to use 200PL or 200PL-PRO plates on the 494 ballhead.
Answered by: Jeremy
Date published: 2021-02-28

Can this withstand Tamron 150-600mm G2 + Nikon ...

Can this withstand Tamron 150-600mm G2 + Nikon D3200?
Asked by: Anonymous
Yes, the load capacity is listed at 17.6 lbs. So it will satisfy the load capacity of a camera and the 150-600mm lens.
Answered by: Rob
Date published: 2019-07-26

Can you buy the Monfrotto Befree advanced without ...

Can you buy the Monfrotto Befree advanced without the head? I prefer the the MVH 500 head.
Asked by: Leigh
The Manfrotto Befree Advanced Travel Aluminum Tripod is only sold with the head.
Answered by: Lawrence
Date published: 2022-02-24

Does the Folded Length 15.7" include the ball ...

Does the Folded Length 15.7" include the ball head? Does the weight of 3.4lbs include the ball head?
Asked by: Brian
The ball head is included in both measurements.
Answered by: Steve
Date published: 2020-03-31

360 Pan ??

360 Pan ??
Asked by: Thomas
The Pan and Tilt Range on this head is -90° to +40°. It is not 360 degrees.
Answered by: Joseph
Date published: 2019-07-16

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Can change ball head with manfrotto xpro- bhq2?
Asked by: vikas
Yes, that ball head is fully compatible and will work. However, please note that because that ballhead is wider, it will prevent the tripod from fully folding up to as small as it can get.
Answered by: Jacob C.
Date published: 2018-08-27
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