The Manfrotto MF-229 is finely machined for greater positioning with smooth, certain action. Three built-in spirit levels for horizontal and vertical control. The MF 229 head has a quick release camera plate with secondary safety catch for added security. Camera attachment: 1/4" + 3/8" screw.
Most Cameras or accessories that are compatible with a 1/4"-20 mount can be connected to the 030-14 Quick Release Plate, which measures 2.6 x 2.6 x 0.4" and has a rubberized, non-slip surface. Theis head can be rotated 360°, tilted 90° forwards or 25° backwards, as well as 30° sideways for portrait orientation. Each of these three movements function independently of each other, have dedicated control handles, and can be locked into place by twisting each corresponding handle's rubberized grip.
To promote fast, repeatable, and accurate device positioning, the 229 3-Way, Pan-and-Tilt Head also includes dedicated angle scales for its rotational and sideways tilt movements that are designed for easy visibility.
Optional Plates: 030-38, 030ARCH-14, 030ARCH-38, 030HAS, 030L, 030UNIV, 030VHS-38, 130-14, 130-38.
Still Photography: Yes
Maximum Load Capacity: 11.9 kg (26.5 lbs)
Head Height: 16 cm (6.3 inches)
Tilt: -25° +90° Frontal Tilt, -90° +30° Lateral Tilt
QR Plate Supplied: 030Weight: 1.9 kg (4.2 lbs)