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(From company literature) Manfrotto 3265 Grip Action Ball Head with Quick Release. Versatile, quick and easy to use. Just grip the handle and you can position your camera anywhere within a 180 degree sphere.

Supplied with a 3157N quick-release camera plate and a secondary safety lock, built-in bubble level and tension adjustment.

Made of cast aluminum. Ideal for 35mm cameras with short or medium focal length lenses.


  • Material: Magnesium
  • Pan: 360 degrees
  • Tilt: -90 to +90 degrees Lateral Tilt; +90 to +90 degrees Frontal Tilt
  • Height: 21.1 cm / 8.3 in.
  • Camera Mount: 1/4"-20
  • Tripod Mount: 3/8"-16
  • Maximum Load Capacity: 2.5 kg / 5.6 lbs
  • Weight: 0.82 kg / 1.8 lbs

Also available in green (3265G).

Keywords: Manfrotto Ballhead Grip-Action Quick-Release


Registered: October 2005
Posts: 6
Manfrotto 3265 Grip Action Ball Head with Quick Release review by maxx
Review Date: 4/24/2006 Would you recommend the product? Yes | Total Spent: $99.95| Rating: 9 

Pros: Very quick to adjust; strong; quick release plate; handy bubble level
Cons: A bit heavy and bulky

I love this tripod head. It's so quick to adjust (just pull the trigger, move it to the desired position and release), and it's strong enough to hold a medium sized SLR with a small to medium telephoto lens. I've had it for about 8 years with no problems. Highly recommended for when you don't need fine adjustment control.


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