Excerpt: i'm a semi pro photographer that likes to take landscape photos. i take photos of beaches as well as mountains. the slik pro 700dx can only 'survives' for a year in my kit. one of the leg was unplugged and another leg can't be fully retracted.
Excerpt: This looks like and is priced like a Pro/sumer model. But the hardware is cheap. You have to crank the bolt/handles so tight to keep it from slipping that the plastic end of the pan bolt ripped right off rendering this head useless. Also, there's no way to buy replacemnt parts.