Take the versatility of a ball head, add true ergonomic control and you get the 322RC2 Horizontal Grip Action Ballhead! The 322RC2 is unique in that it allows you to unblock, move, position and lock your camera with one hand in one position. This is due to the revolutionary design of its grip handle which incorporates the ball lock lever.A friction control wheel lets you regulate the power of the blocking mechanism to match the weight of your camera and lens. The 322RC2 is made from magnesium for lightweight performance, and is designed to keep the weight of your equipment as close as possible to the tripod's center of gravity by way of its reduced height. It is this fact, matched with the precision construction of the 322RC2 that gives the head its load capacity of 11 pounds (5.5 pound capacity when in the vertical position).
The 324RC2 is built to satisfy the needs of photographers who are improving their skills. Very light, compact and easy to carry, the 324RC2's ergonomics have been tuned for comfort during use. This model features a new type of ball joint: an innovative hollow sphere made of stainless steel. This new manufacture technique was specifically developed to improve the lightness, accuracy and locking strength of the head. Weight reduction, improved performance and optimized ergonomics set this new head well above competitors' models and offer photographers products which are lightweight, compact and easy to carry, intuitive and easy to use, yet also extremely precise and sturdy. TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS: Height 3.98"; Weight .95lbs; Maximum Capacity 7.7 lbs; Pan 360deg.
Manfrotto SKU: 327RC2 | Helix SKU: BO327RC2
Work precisely and effortlessly whatever the scenario. With the Light Duty Grip Ball Head stored in your kit, you'll always have complete control. This smart photographic accessory makes adjusting your angles easier than ever before and features a built-to-last magnesium body.
User-friendly and completely reliable, this grip ball head has an innovative horizontal joystick, allowing you to move around quickly and without hesitation. Thanks to this innovative feature, you’ll be able to get the perfect angle even when you’re working under pressure. The lock mechanism comes equipped with friction control, so you can be sure everything is tightly in place when you’re in position.
Completely user-friendly, this essential grip ball head features a built-in spirit level that displays all the necessary information to help you achieve the perfect angle. It also comes equipped with a 200PL-14 quick release camera plate, giving you everything you need in one neat package.
|Safety Payload Weight||12.13 lbs|
|Head Type||Ball Head|
|Top Attachment||1/4″ screw|
|Base Diameter||2.36 in|
|Front Tilt||-90° / +90°|
|Lateral Tilt||+90° / -30°|
|Base Type||1.61 in|
|Bubble Spirit Level (No.)||1|
|Independent Pan Lock||no|
|Independent Tilt Lock||no|
|Maximum Working Temperature||140 F|
|Minimum Working Temperature||-22 F|
|Pan Bar Included||No|
|Working Height||3.98 in|
Vanguard SKU: GH-100 | Helix SKU: VGGH100
Fusing the smooth precision of a ball head with impressive ergonomic control, GH-100 enables you to position your camera or spotting scope quickly with unmatched versatility. This well-engineered ball head has the Grip Position Release System with an industry-leading pistol grip-style handle, which rotates 360 degrees and enables you to unlock, reposition and lock gear into place with ease.
Its one-handed, maximum comfort and convenient operation frees your other hand to make lens zoom adjustments. Depression of the handle allows 360-degrees of panning movement and -32 to +90-degrees of side-to-side tilt and -8 to +90-degree back to front tilt movement all round. It instantly locks into place with simple release of the handle.
Other impressive features include its Friction Control System which allows you to modify the level of friction on the ball to accommodate changing equipment weight such as switching to heavier lenses.The anodized center ball allows for extremely fluid movement without sacrificing precise control.
GH-100 ensures the safety of your expensive equipment with a dual-locking quick shoe mechanism that prevents accidental release. It allow you to attach and detach your gear quickly and efficiently.
Other notable features include its 72-click point panorama, offering 72-point rotation with click-into-place positioning that moves the camera 5 degrees per click and prevents jumps in shots to ensure a perfect 360-degree panorama. GH-100 provides impressive versatility in positioning with 360-degree horizontal movement and 90-angle tilt.
|WARRANTY||Applicable by national law|
|EXTENDED WARRANTY||10 years|
|WEIGHT (LB)||0.75 lbs|