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Manfrotto 496 Center Ball Head with Q6 Arca-Type Quick Release Plate

BH #MAMH496Q6 • MFR #MH496-Q6
Manfrotto 496 Center Ball Head with Q6 Arca-Type Quick Release Plate
Key Features
  • Load Capacity: 26.5 lb
  • Height: 5.1"
  • Weight: 1.1 lb
  • Up to 90° Portrait Angle Tilt
This 496 Center Ball Head with Q6 Arca-Type Quick Release Plate from Manfrotto features an integrated Q6 Arca-type quick release receiver and plate. It features a load capacity of 26.5 lb and can be attached to tripods or other support systems that feature a 3/8"-16 mount. By loosening the head's primary locking knob, the ball-and-socket joint can be quickly swiveled, angled, fully tilted, or returned to its upright position. A recessed dial set within that locking knob can be rotated to apply tension control to the ball-and-socket joint's movements. Along the opposite side of the ball head, a secondary locking knob controls the ability to rotate the head 360°.
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Manfrotto MH496-Q6 Overview

This 496 Center Ball Head with Q6 Arca-Type Quick Release Plate from Manfrotto features an integrated Q6 Arca-type quick release receiver and plate. It features a load capacity of 26.5 lb and can be attached to tripods or other support systems that feature a 3/8"-16 mount. By loosening the head's primary locking knob, the ball-and-socket joint can be quickly swiveled, angled, fully tilted, or returned to its upright position. A recessed dial set within that locking knob can be rotated to apply tension control to the ball-and-socket joint's movements. Along the opposite side of the ball head, a secondary locking knob controls the ability to rotate the head 360°.

496 Center Ball Head

  • 26.5 lb load capacity
  • Compatible with tripods or support systems that feature a 3/8"-16 mount
  • Uses ball-and-socket joint to help maximize pan-and-tilt flexibility
  • Ball-and-socket joint provides 360° of swivel control, is tiltable down to a 90° angle, and can be locked into place
  • Integrated Q6 Arca-type quick release receiver and plate
  • Primary locking knob allows ball-and-socket joint to be quickly swiveled, angled, fully tilted, or returned to its upright position
  • Secondary locking knob allows head to rotate 360°
  • Dedicated tension control dial for the ball-and-socket joint's movements
  • Durable, aluminum-alloy construction

Q6 Arca-Type Quick Release Plate

The Q6 top lock quick system provides a sliding for perfectly balancing a camera on the ball head, and incorporates a with a double-locking system that engages the safety during the balance procedure and to lock it when the right position is achieved.
UPC: 719821463009

Manfrotto MH496-Q6 Specs

General
Head TypeBall Head
Base Mount3/8"-16 Female
Camera Mounting Screw1/4"-20 Male
Quick Release Plate TypeArca-Type
Load Capacity26.5 lb / 12 kg
Number of Bubble Levels3
Friction ControlYes
Independent Pan LockYes
MaterialAluminum
Pan & Tilt Range
Lateral Tilt-90° to +40°
Vertical Tilt+90° to 0°
Panning Range360°
Physical
Base Diameter1.6" / 40 mm
Dimensionsø: 5.1 x H: 5.1 x W: 3.5" / ø: 13.0 x H: 13.0 x W: 9.0 cm
Weight1.1 lb / 500 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight1.38 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)5.3 x 5.3 x 3.6"

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