Manfrotto MVK500AQ Aluminum Single Leg Video System

  • Fluid drag on pan and tilt axes
  • Counterbalance on tilt for superior control
  • Sliding plate for fast set-up and connection
  • Operate at a height to suit you
  • Video monopod's levelling bubble gives you absolute accuracy




Product Description

Clever, high-performing and intuitive. The 500 Single Leg Video System is designed for professionals, with a long list of standout features and superior touches. And because it’s the total system in one box, you can get to work straight away. In the pack you'll find a 500 fluid head with a flat base, 60mm half ball, an aluminium single leg tripod, and it's very own custom-made carry case to make up a full package. Not only that, it also comes with a sliding plate, so there’s no need to buy one separately. 

The fluid head is one of this clever system’s best features. It’s able to hold a variety of cameras, including wider HDLSR bodies. This must-have addition enables you to set-up super-fast, and connect you camera in moments. It’s compact enough to fit into your bag without any hassle, and fluid cartridges give you total control on both pan and tilt movements. Plus, there’s a quick lock function, which allows you to slot you camera in from above, and lift it out the same way when done. Because it’s totally secure, there’s no need for a secondary lock. 

Heavier loads are handled with ease too, thanks to the video monopod's counterbalance system which is able to support up to 2.4kg. you can move smoothly up and down, from 22.8cms to 171 cms. An easylink adapter gives you the freedom to connect gear like an external monitor with ease, and the flat base is ideal for attaching a variety of supports. Slot everything together in a flash with the handy 60mm half ball and adapter included. Once in place you can select an angle to suit you thanks to the easy-to-adjust tripod, complete with leg angle selector.


Weight5100 g
Safety Payload Weight5 kg
Min Height35 cm
Maximum Height177 cm
Head TypeVideo/Fluid Head
Leg Sections4
Legs Tube Diameter20, 25, 29.4, 35.4 mm
Quick ReleaseYes
Counterbalanced Weight2.4 kg
Center of gravity55 mm
Closed Length72 cm
Ball FlatBall, Flat
Accessory Compatibility114, 127V, 127VS
Top Attachment3/8″ screw
Base Diameter60 mm
Bubble Spirit Level (No.)1
Carrying Bag Included110125
Center Columnno centre column
Easy LinkYes
Front Tilt-70° / +90°
Leg TypeSingle
Leg Angles23°, 50°, 70°
Leg Lock TypeFlip Lock
Maximum Working Temperature60 C
Minimum Working Temperature-20 C
Pan Bar IncludedYes
Pan Dragfluid cartridge with fixed drag
Panoramic Rotation360
Plate Type500PLONG
Tilt Dragfluid cartridge with fixed drag
Upper Disc Diameter60 mm


Additional information

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