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Any light ballheads around?

jrong

London, UK
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jrong Basic Member
Fri 05-Jul-02 11:32 AM

I have the Manfrotto 3001BD tripod which weighs 3.9 lbs and have a Manfrotto 3262QR ball head with it which adds a further 1.2 lbs to the set-up.

I may be a wimp but I find this combination quite hefty to carry on long-distance uphill treks and so on especially with a bad back/neck. However I'm not about to go out and buy a carbon-fibre tripod just yet. Was wondering if I could use any other heads with this tripod, and if there are any lighter GOOD ball heads someone could recommend - the quick-release option is VERY important to me!

Any suggestions, throw them in this hat please.

jin

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