Manfrotto 526-1 Overview
The 526-1 Fluid Video Head with 545B Tripod & Carrying Bag Kit from Manfrotto bundles the 526-1 Fluid Head with the 545B Pro Aluminum Tripod, a mid-level spreader, and a soft carrying bag. The 526-1 Fluid Head features a 357PLV-1 Sliding Plate with secure, two-screw mounting and includes both 1/4″-20 and 3/8″-16 screws.
Manfrotto 526-1 Professional Fluid Video Head
The 526-1 Professional Fluid Video Head from Manfrotto supports camera rigs up to 35 lb and includes the 357PLV-1 sliding plate with secure, two-screw 1/4″-20 or 3/8″-16 mounting. Controls are placed at the operator’s left side, and the rosette-mounted pan arm can be easily removed or replaced if necessary.
This head features fluid drag with three levels each of pan and tilt as well as a zero-drag setting for whip-pans and fast tilts. Counterbalance is continuously variable for weights ranging from 17.5 to 33 lb. The 526-1 mounts via its 100mm ball and can be leveled using the bright bubble.
- 357PL-1 sliding camera plate mounts securely using two screws, either 1/4″-20 or 3/8″-16 (included)
- Supports payloads up to 35 lb
- Pro-style features include left-side controls and a removable pan handle
- Continuously adjustable counterbalance, three steps plus zero setting of pan and tilt drag
- Bright bubble level for easy adjustments
The Manfrotto 545B Pro Alu Video Tripod is a two stage, twin leg, lightweight aluminum professional video tripod. Due to optimization of the upper and lower collars, the tripod guarantees more torsion rigidity and a payload of 55 lb plus improved shooting performance. The die cast aluminum crown features a built-in 100 mm interface bowl, which can be adapted to a 75mm if needed. The tripod is equipped with an innovative mid-level spreader for improved tripod stability. It ships with quick on-off rubber shoes for better grip on smooth floors.