Benbo Ball and Socket Heads

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A range of high precision ball & socket heads. The locking knobs and levers ensure positive locking and smooth operation of the ball joint. The most important feature of any ball & socket head is the diameter of the ball itself, which is directly related to the weight of camera it will carry, a factor which has played an important part in the design of Benbo Ball & Socket Heads.

Benbo Mini Ball & Socket Head  

Benbo Mini Ball & Socket Head

Although compact in overall dimensions, its 25mm ball will support the majority of DSLRs. The large locking knob with its rubber grip allows both adjustment of the camera angle and the revolving base.
1/4" Base Thread.

Benbo Compact Ball & Socket Head

Slightly taller than the Mini Ball Head. The Compact model again has a 25mm ball that supports most DSLR's.
1/4" Base Thread.

  Benbo Compact Ball & Socket Head
Benbo Medium Ball & Socket Head with Quick Release Head  

Benbo Medium Ball & Socket Head with Quick Release Head

A highly specified ball & socket head with a 28mm ball capable of supporting DSLR, 35mm and Medium Format cameras, even equipped with long lenses. The built in quick release mechanism allows rapid attachment or removal of the camera. A built in spirit level also aids the setting up of the camera. The large locking lever allows adjustment of both camera angle and the revolving base.
3/8" Base Thread.

Benbo Professional Ball & Socket Head

A highly specified ball & socket head with a 29mm ball capable of supporting DSLRs, 35mm and Medium Format cameras even when equipped with long lenses. In addition to the main ball locking knob there is also a small additional knob that allows the ball movement to be tensioned to suit the weight of the camera. A third small knob separately locks the revolving base.
3/8" Base Thread.

  Benbo Professional Ball & Socket Head

Code Ball Diameter mm Base Diameter mm Height mm Max Load kg Model Net Weight kg Base Thread
BEN298 25 40 70 4 Mini 0.14 1/4in
BEN299 25 36 80 5 Compact 0.175 1/4in
BEN301 28 45 95 6 Medium 0.30 1/4in & 3/8in
BEN306 28 50 100 10 Professional 0.36 1/4in & 3/8in

Benbo Quick Release Platform

Designed for fast and safe attachment or removal of cameras from Benbo Ball & Socket heads. A large spring loaded lever ensures safe locking of the camera. The platform is easily fitted onto the Mini, Compact or Pro Ball heads. The platform has a built in spirit level.

Extra camera plates are available.

Benbo Quick Release Platform Benbo Spare Camera Plate
BEN312 BEN313

Code Item Description
BEN312 Quick Release Platform Complete with camera fixing plate
BEN313 Spare Camera Plate For use with quick release platform