Manfrotto 494 Center Ball Head with Round Disc

BH #MAMH494URD • MFR #MH494
Manfrotto 494 Center Ball Head with Round Disc
Key Features
  • Load Capacity: 17.6 lb
  • Height: 3.9"
  • 360° Pan with Independent Pan Lock
  • Thumb-Dial Friction Control
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The 0.7 lb Manfrotto 494 Center Ball Head with Round Disc is a universal platform with a 1/4"-20 threaded camera mount that is compatible with mirrorless, point-and-shoot, and DSLR cameras. It can support the weight of these cameras up to 17.6 lb. The 3.9" tall ball head has a main locking knob with an integrated thumb-dial friction control to increase tension for tighter and smoother movement on the ball. The cut notch on the side of the head lets you place a camera in a 90° angle, and the lateral tilt range of the head is -90 to 40°. Releasing the independent pan lock allows you to rotate the camera a full 360°.
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Manfrotto MH494 Overview

The 0.7 lb Manfrotto 494 Center Ball Head with Round Disc is a universal platform with a 1/4"-20 threaded camera mount that is compatible with mirrorless, point-and-shoot, and DSLR cameras. It can support the weight of these cameras up to 17.6 lb. The 3.9" tall ball head has a main locking knob with an integrated thumb-dial friction control to increase tension for tighter and smoother movement on the ball. The cut notch on the side of the head lets you place a camera in a 90° angle, and the lateral tilt range of the head is -90 to 40°. Releasing the independent pan lock allows you to rotate the camera a full 360°.

UPC: 719821441038

Manfrotto MH494 Specs

General
Head TypeBall Head
Camera Mounting Screw1/4"-20 Male
Quick Release Plate TypeNo Quick Release
Load Capacity17.6 lb / 7.98 kg
Number of Bubble LevelsNone
Friction ControlYes
Independent Pan LockYes
MaterialAluminum
Pan & Tilt Range
Lateral Tilt-90° to +40°
Vertical Tilt0° to +90°
Panning Range360°
Physical
Base Diameter1.6" / 4.06 cm
DimensionsH: 3.9" / H: 9.9 cm
Weight0.7 lb / 318 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.85 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)5.25 x 4.9 x 3.6"
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