The Manfrotto 502HD is a lightweight fluid head that’s ideal for DSLRs and smaller video cameras. Key features include:
Maximum static load: 12 lbs.
Maximum counterbalance load: 8.8 lbs.
Sliding quick-release system
12.2-lb. Capacity. The head is rated to hold up to 12.2 lbs. static weight, with the counterbalance supporting up to 8.8 lbs. This is perfect for DSLRs and smaller interchangeable lens camcorders.
Flat Base. With its 3/8"-16 threading, the 502HD is easily attachable to standard tripods. This also makes it a great choice for slider use.
Sliding Quick-Release System. Enables more balancing options for front or back-heavy rigs. Features a secondary safety system to keep your camera secure. Two 1/4"-20 screws and a single 3/8"-16 adapter are included for attaching a variety of cameras.
Spring-Loaded Counterbalance. With up to 8.8 lbs., the head provides -80° to +90° tilt range front to back, with continuously adjustable drag from 0 to max level.
|Attachment||3/8" female thread attachment type|
|Balance Control||one fix spring for 4kg camera weight|
|Bubble Spirit Level (No.)||1 number|
|Front Tilt||-80° / +90° tilt range|
|Independent Pan Lock||yes|
|Independent Tilt Lock||yes|
|Maximum Working Temperature||+60 C°|
|Minimum Working Temperature||-20 C°|
|Pan Bar Positions||2 number|
|Pan Bars Included (No.)||1 number|
|Pan Drag||continuously adjustable from 0 to max level|
|Panoramic Rotation||360 degrees|
|Secondary Safety System||yes|
|Sliding Travel of Plate||3.27 in|
|Spring Loaded Counter Balance||yes|
|Tilt Drag||continuously adjustable from 0 to max level|
|Load Capacity||8.82 lbs|
|Working Height||5.12 in|