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Manfrotto-682b.32651721
9.2 out of 10

Manfrotto 682B

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Overall 10
10

Great addition to my equipment

RAW Girl, B&H Photo
24 September 2014
  • Excerpt: I read through many reviews as I always do before making any kind of purchase and I'm very satisfied with the build and quality of this monopod. Easy to use, although some complain about the time needed to attach the legs.This is not an issue for me as I can easily detach the bottom screw and reassemble with legs out while I'm walking to where I'll be shooting.
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Overall 10
10

Great Product

Daniel, B&H Photo
19 September 2014
  • Excerpt: The Manfrotto monopod with extendable feet is perfect for my needs. It adds that additional amount of stability that is needed for steady video. I really like the fact that it can support my camera without being held on to.
  • Pros: Convenient Feet, Strong Construction
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Overall 10
10

Buy this before a Tripod

Standing in one place, B&H Photo
8 July 2014
  • Excerpt: Self standing mono-pod is like a tripod. You still need to hold on to everything, but that extra stability when you are not allowed to use a tripod for whatever reason this is great. Same for video users, but their is a specific self standing mono-pod for video, this is for still needs.
  • Pros: Durable, Easy to Use, Sturdy
  • Cons: Allen Wrench Good To Have
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Overall 10
10

great monopod

WR the cameraman, B&H Photo
10 June 2014
  • Excerpt: This is a life saver for small cameras. I use it with my GH4. very well made.
  • Pros: Compact, Durable, Easy to Use, Lightweight
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Overall 8
8.0

Upstanding Citizen

lundegaard, B&H Photo
16 May 2014
  • Excerpt: I've been a big fan of Manfrotto since they were Bogen and this beefy mono-pod is a welcome addition to my tool set. The ability to (briefly) stand it up loaded due to the mini-lags in the foot is a BIG benifit for somebody who changes glass as much as I do. She's not a fast set up on the run with a 300mm but I am slowing down a little in my elder years so this suits me just fine.
  • Pros: Durable, Easy to Use, Good Video Quality, Great Picture Quality
  • Cons: Not Exactly Run Gun
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Overall 8
8.0

Versatile Monopod, Great Build Quality

Disaster dude, B&H Photo
14 May 2014
  • Excerpt: I use it as a video camera support for run-n-gun shoots. It's a little bit heavier than I would like, but this thing will never break - built like a tank. It's very versatile; the three retractable legs take few minutes to deploy, but like the rest of the piece, they are very sturdy.
  • Pros: Durable, Easy to Use, Versatile
  • Cons: Heavy bulky
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Overall 10
10

Great Product

Portraits by Katie, B&H Photo
2 April 2014
Overall 8
8.0

Great Monopod with Minor Complaints

JonathanJ5, B&H Photo
22 January 2014
  • Excerpt: I bought this to use with the Tamron 150-600mm telephoto lens. It's very sturdy & works exactly as it should. My only complaints are that when the legs are folded up inside the monopod they tend to rattle around. Some padding inside would have been nice. Also, it's pretty heavy. These are minor complaints at best, so all in all, it's very useful. Quicker & easier than a tripod.
  • Pros: Durable, Easy to Use, Great Picture Quality
  • Cons: Bulky, Heavy
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Overall 8
8.0

Extremely well-made product.

DLTBGYD, B&H Photo
15 January 2014
  • Excerpt: I just took delivery of this, and have not yet used it for any extended period of time. However, I have used it a little, just enough to get a "feel" for the product. I'd love to give this FIVE stars, but: FIRST: THERE IS NO MONOPOD THAT EXISTS, WHICH IS A REPLACEMENT FOR A TRIPOD, and it is not a fair comparison; Mono = ONE, Tri = THREE. So, if you are looking for something to use during, say, a very long exposures, get a TRIpod.
  • Pros: Durable, Well-made
  • Cons: Heavy
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Overall 8
8.0

Very Good

JTLLP, B&H Photo
17 December 2013
  • Excerpt: It's a great monopod with a unique feature: the retractable legs. You won't want to use this a full time tripod, but there are countless times when your monopod could use a little more stability, even the ability to free stand. Don't need the legs? The fold up into the bottom section. It feels quite heavy-duty and has some weight to it ...possibly too much for some, but you get to the point with your gear that you don't want a cheap, plastic monopod supporting your gear.
  • Pros: Compact, Durable, Easy to Use
  • Cons: Heavy
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