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Manfrotto 496 Compact Ball Head
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    Manfrotto 496 Compact Ball Head

    Manufacturer: Manfrotto Distribution

    Item #: 496   •   MFG #: 496


    List Price:$89.00
    Our Price:$79.88

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    Availability: Usually ships in 3-10 business days
    This item is currently out of stock and will ship the minute we receive it – typically 3-10 business days. Need it sooner? Expedited delivery options may be available. Email [email protected] or call customer service at 800-522-2025 and we’ll make it happen.



      The Compact Ball Head is strong enough to take 35mm SLR cameras with medium lenses, light medium format cameras or small hand held DV cameras. The Manfrotto 496 has a single indexed "ratchet" locking knob for 360 degree pan and +90 degree -90 degree tilt movements. Camera attachment is via a 50mm platform with 1/4" male thread. Head to tripod attachment is 3/8" female. All aluminum construction and black finish.

      • Specifications

        • Attachment (Bottom): 3/8" Female Thread Attachment Type Color: Black Color Height: 3.62 in Independent Pan Lock: No Lateral Tilt: -90 Degree / +90 Degree Tilt Range
          Load Capacity: 13.23 lbs
          Material: Aluminum Panoramic Rotation: 360 Degrees
          Plate Type: Fixed - with 1/4" - Retractable 3/8" Screw
          Quick Release: No
          Weight: 0.71 lbs
          Working Height: 3.54"

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