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Manfrotto 055XB
8.3 out of 10

Manfrotto 055XB

Built on the same ergonomically improved design as the 055XPROB, Read more

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Perfect for heavy scopes

Russ, Eagle Optics
21 September 2013
  • Summary: I wrote a negative review of the 190XB legs as too short, light, and delicate for my 85mm Zeiss scope. So this is the corollary review: I used the twist lock version of these legs for years and now have returned to this, the cam lock version. I have the setup in a tripack, and it is fabulous.
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Gift Purchase

Chris S., Eagle Optics
26 June 2013
  • Summary: I purchased the Manfrotto 055 XB Tripod legs as a gift. I have used the product so knew it was good. The main reason I bought it from Eagle Optics, is because in my opinion, they have the best service of any company with which I have done business.
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A Big, Solid Tripod

Mark, Eagle Optics
27 October 2010
  • Summary: This is a big, solid, reliable, and extremely well-made tripod. The leg locks are the best I've seen: smooth and secure. It should be tall enough for anyone, even using a straight spotting scope.
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Value for money 10
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Features 8
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Ease of use 10
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Performance 10
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Ease of setup 8
8.0

Great Tripod

danad1, opticsplanet.com
19 December 2009
  • Summary: excellent basic quality tripod,affordable price,well known brand,highly recommend
  • Pros: good price,good quality
  • Cons: none
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Strong & Ergonomic tripod

Erik Bruhnke, Eagle Optics
2 July 2009
  • Summary: The 055 XB tripod legs are simply fantastic. It is tough and sturdy, and the quick-locking leg locks work like a charm for standing the tripod up quickly. The soft leg grips are excellent for cold-weather and for resting on a shoulder while the tripod is being carried.
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User Review

klenis, Fotosidan.se
4 June 2009
  • Conclusion: Att använda: 4 Hållbarhet: 5 mycket bra stativ! verkligen prisvärt. går att använda utan mittpelare med medföljande löstagbara adapter som sitter monterat i botten av mittpelaren, detta gör att man kan lägga stativet i spagat. köptes för 1995:- med 804RC2 trevägshuvud.
  • Pros: pris! stabilt och går att få ner lågt.
  • Cons: inga spikfötter....:(
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Overall 10
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User Review

Thort, Fotosidan.se
17 May 2009
  • Conclusion: Att använda: 5 Hållbarhet: 5 Står mycket stabilt på marken. Håller kameran stilla. Man känner att det är stabilt när man tar tag i det när det är uppfällt. Det svajar inte det minsta.
  • Pros: Mycket stabilt.
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Stativ der gehobenen Mittelklasse

yasmin010, Ciao
2 July 2008
  • Excerpt: Mit dem Kauf der Kameraausrüstung entstand auch der Bedarf für ein stabiles Stativ. Ein €29,99-Wackelkandidat erwies sich als nicht ausreichend, also musste etwas stabileres her. Name: Manfrotto 055XB CLASSIC - Stativ Produkttyp: Stativ (Welch ein Wunder ;-)) Gewicht: 2.3 kg Betriebshöhe: 7 cm - 178...
  • Pros: Stabil und wackelfest, Beine einzeln weit verstellbar
  • Cons: nicht gerade billig, Mittelsäule nur in der Höhe verstellbar
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