Manfrotto 488RC0 Midi Ball Head

Manfrotto 488RC0 Midi Ball Head
Regular price 128.00


The 488 ball head features a strong die-cast aluminum housing plus an exceptionally hard, tough, phenolic resin ball that moves smoothly into position.

The 488 features a double-groove for rapid side-to-side movement, and a separate fast-action ratchet lever for 360° pan and easy to grip locking knob for +90°-90° tilt movements. Suitable for Medium format cameras, or any 35mm or Digital SLR camera system.

All ball heads fit any Bogen tripod, or any tripod with 3/8"-16 (Euro) thread.

Same as the 488 but equipped with a Rapid Connect 0 (quick release) system.

Technical Specs

Maximum Camera Supported

Medium format, 35mm or Digital SLR camera system

Load Capacity

17.6 lb (8 kg)


5.25" (13.3 cm)

Quick Release


Spirit Level

Yes, separate horizontal & vertical

Tension Control


Tripod Mount Thread Size



1.8 lb (825 g)