Manfrotto 496RC2 Micro Ball Head with QR

  • Lightweight and compact medium ball tripod head
  • Reliable aluminium design for superior picture quality
  • Accuracy guaranteed with clever friction control
  • Pans a full 360° for that perfect shot
  • Essential quick release camera plate for fast setup
SKU: 496RC2


Product Description

The tripod head for the professional photographer. The Compact Ball Head is ultra-light and compact enough to slip into your bag without weighing you down while delivering a full range of movement for complete control every single time. 

Weighing just 420g, this reliable ball head can safely hold up to 6kg, making it both portable and resilient. Designed with practicality in mind, you can easily pair with your matching equipment thanks to the friction control and precisely adjust the tripod head to suit any environment.

Pan a full 360°, or fluctuate between an impressive -90° and +90° lateral tilt to capture new perspectives. Functional in temperatures from 60°C to -30°C, you'll be ready to go, no matter the weather. The Compact Ball Head also comes with an essential 200PL quick release plate for ultimate convenience.


Weight420 g
Safety Payload Weight6 kg
Head TypeBall Head
Top Attachment1/4″ screw, 3/8″ thread female
Base Diameter60 mm
Plate Type200PL-14
Friction ControlYes
Front Tilt-90° / +90°
Lateral Tilt-90° / +90°
Panoramic Rotation360
Base Type35 mm
Ball LockingYes
Easy LinkNo
Independent Pan Lockno
Independent Tilt Lockno
Maximum Working Temperature60 C
Minimum Working Temperature-30 C
Pan Bar IncludedNo
Pan DragNONE
Quick ReleaseYes
Working Height10 cm
Tilt DragNONE


Additional information

Specifications No
What's in the box No
Brand Manfrotto
Lens Mount No
Sensor Size No
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