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(From company literature) Really Right Stuff BH-40 Pro Ball Head.


  • Compact screw-knob style clamp, our B2-mAS.
  • 40mm diameter ball is hollow.
  • Knobs and lever are captive and uniquely shaped.
  • Dual drop-notches allow maximum flexibility for positioning the camera.
  • Main locking lever is springloaded; pull out to reposition in 60-degree increments. Lever freely clears platforms narrower than 2.7 inches.
  • Drag set control has laser engraved indictor scale.
  • Exclusive drum & symmetrical progressive band brake securely locks panning base.
  • Panning base is laser-engraved at 2.5 degrees intervals.
  • All components are either anodized aluminum or stainless steel for years of corrosion-free performance.
  • Other clamp options: B2-40 LR, B2 AS II, B2 Pro II, or PCL-1.

Comes packed in its own OP/TECH neoprene protective draw-string pouch. Use the pouch to cover and protect the ballhead when mounted to the tripod, for carrying the ballhead in your carry-on luggage when traveling, or when the ballhead & tripod are strapped to a photo backpack.


  • Pan: 360 degrees
  • Tilt: -90 to +90 degrees
  • Quick Release: No
  • Height: 77mm / 3.0 in.
  • Base Diameter: 53mm / 2.1 in.
  • Ball Diameter: 40mm / 1.6 in.
  • Tripod Mount: 3/8"-16
  • Maximum Load Capacity: 8 kg / 18 lbs
  • Weight: 440g / 15.5 oz
  • MSRP: $US345

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