Manfrotto MV502HA System with 502 Pro Video Head and 535 CF Tripod Legs

Manfrotto

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About Manfrotto MV502HA

The MVH502A Fluid Head and 535 CF Tripod System from Manfrotto combines the smooth and stylish MVH502A Fluid Video Head with the 3-section single-tube carbon fiber and magnesium 535 CF Video Tripod--providing an unbeatable combination of stability, affordability, and precise control. This versatile system was designed with independent video and DSLR shooters in mind, and provides the ergonomics and support necessary for today's small crews. The head has a weight capacity of 12.2 lb and counterbalance supports 8.8 lb.

Manfrotto MV502HA Features

  • Half bowl carbon fiber tubes and magnesium die castings
  • Three-section 75mm legs
  • New leg angle selector for adjusting the leg angle in a quick, easy and precise way

Manfrotto MV502HA Specifications

502 Video Head
Included
Counter Balance System
Yes
Quick Release/Wedge Plate
Yes, 504PLONG
Tilt Drag
Continuously adjustable from 0 to max level
Tilt Range
-80° / +90°
Tilt Lock
Yes
Spring Loaded Counter Balance
Yes
Pan Range
360°
Pan Lock
Yes
535 Tripod Legs
Included
Load Capacity
13.2 lb (6 kg)
Maximum Height
67.32"
Minimum Height
10.63"
Leveling Bubble/Illuminated
One
Material
Carbon fiber tubing and magnesium castings
Head Attachment Fitting
3/8" screw attachment
Leg Stages/Sections
Three
Independent Leg Spread
Yes
Spiked/Retractable Feet
Yes
Center Brace
No
Weight
9.48 lb (4.3 kg)
Mfr #
MVK502C-1
SKU
BGMVK502C

Manfrotto MV502HA Reviews

Reviewed by 1 customers

 
4.0

A lightweight, heavyweight performer

By

from Pierre, SD  -  Pro Photographer

This is a 'Four & A Half Star' – near perfect! The MV502HA provides all the performance of a much heavier tripod in a lightweight carbon fiber package. The well built MV502 will stand up to serious use and is more than a match for any DSLR and most modern video cameras, such as the C100-C500. The photo does not adequately interpret the bulk of the tripod legs - this is a sturdy, solid design and is very well built. The 502 head is a top performer, but not quiet perfect. The 502 is ideal for DSLR and still photography but not 'perfect' for video – again, not perfect still means it's very, very good. However, during a brief break in period I was concerned about a creaking sound each time I would pan with the head. The issue was resolved by fidgeting with the various tension mechanisms and finding the right balance for the camera. But having owned dozens of Manfrotto heads this was the first time I experienced anything like this. A second unit did the very same thing and was corrected with the same process. Overall, high marks and a great addition to my kit.

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Ken S  Does this system come with a tripod bag?
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