Summary: Along with Magic Arms this Manfrotto kit gets me out of all sorts of scrapes. Those situatins when you really need a light and there is no floor space. Or there is already a stand there with someone else's kit on it. Or an aerial on a door, Or a transmitter high up.
Pros: Compact, Easily Adjusted, Locks In Tight, Versatile
Summary: This clamp does what I want it to do I have two 035 clamps and with short piece of angle Aluminium I have made a bracket to lock my Manfrotto monopod to a shelf when I am in a bird hide so I don't need a tripod which mean I can sit on bench behind camera in comfort This support my Nikon D700 with...
Pros: Compact, Easily Adjusted, Locks In Tight, Smooth Movement
Summary: Perfect.If you haven't seen one of these in the flesh you'll be surpriesed at just how solid and well built it is. The photos can't do it justice without something to give it a sense of scale.I'd be tempted to try the ratchet handle version next time