A. Double Safety Catch
The quick release on the MH 5000 has a professional double safety catch patented by Giotto's. To operate the release lever, the safety button must be pressed, preventing accidental release of the camera.
B. Quick Release
Pressing the safety button whileoperating the release lever automatically releases the camera plate. The mechanism remains ready to accept the plate. Setting the plate back in place causes the release lever to spring back and lock the plate securely. Attaching and removing the camera is quick and precise.
C. Camera Attachment And Release
Beneath the camera platform of the MH 5001, two patented controls allow the rapid mounting and removing of the camera.
D. Anti-twist Pan lock
The series incorporates an anti-twist pan lock beneath the pan head. Once the pan head is attached to the tripod the three set - screws secure the pan head securely to protect your valuable equipment.
Ideal for bird watching
When using the MH 5000 series heads and a telescope, the two handles can be joined together to operate with one hand and for space-saving storage.(Optional screw knob was needed.)
The two handles can be joined together to allow neat and space-saving storage.