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The lightweight fluid video system MVK500AM includes the fluid video head (60mm half ball) MVH500A and the twin leg video tripod MVT502AM (aluminum, middle spreader).
The Manfrotto MVH500A Head with MVT502AM Legs and Bag is a lightweight head with a wider platform for HDSLR bodies and the sliding plate travels to balance the latest interchangeable lens cameras. The entry-level 500 ensures smooth shots and fine control with up to 5kg (11 lbs) of equipment.
It’s the most compact head in our successful Bridging Technology range.
MVH500A is supplied with a 60mm half ball video tripod mount and it also replaces the Manfrotto 701HDV video head. Beautifully smooth shots: the 500 has professional fluid cartridges on both pan and tilt axes to ensure that every camera movement is smooth, controlled and precise. Faster, easier and safer to use: the side lock system allows the camera and sliding QR plate to click quickly into the head from above, instead of needing to be aligned and slid in from the back. No secondary safety lock is necessary. The side lock system also makes it quicker and simpler to lift the camera out of the head from above.
The 500 has a pre-set counterbalance of 2.4kg (5.3 lbs), but is able to support equipment of up to 5kg (11 lbs). The 500 has one Easy Link 3/8” connector to allow an external monitor or other accessory equipment to be fitted.
The MVT502AM video tripod is a traditional 2-stage, aluminium twin-tube video tripod that has professional features yet is designed to be intuitive, user-friendly and suited to lightweight applications. The MVT502AM has telescopic aluminium legs for compactness and reduced weight; its innovative ellipse-profile tubing with redesigned leg locking collars give it excellent levels of rigidity and stability.
The first-stage spreader has improved ergonomics and ease of use, while the tripod’s rubber feet improve grip on all floor and ground surfaces. A rubber strap ensures easier, safer transport.
Supplied with padded carrying bag.
Supports 11 Pounds
Wide Platform for Camcorders & HDSLRs
60 mm Half Ball for Leveling
Side Lock Quick Release System
Integrated Bubble Level
2 Stage Tripod with Mid Level Spreader
26.57 to 60.63" Height Range
Padded Carry Bag
Tripod Heads Information
-70 Degrees / +90 Degrees
Items Included With This Product
500PLONG Quick Release Plate
1/4"-20 Camera Tie Down Screw
3/8"-16 Camera Tie Down Screw
75 to 60 mm Head Fitting Adapter
Elastic Leg Safety
Limited 2-Year Warranty, Extendable to 10-Years with Product Registration
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