Manfrotto 055XB with 804 head review

A well-built and tough tripod

By  from Digital Camera 73

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"The 055X is comfortably big enough and sturdy enough for outdoor use. It doesn’t have the class of some rivals, but it’s a fraction of the price. There’s a ‘boom’ version available if you need this feature"
For
  • Sturdy, robust build
  • Competitive price
  • Lightweight
Against
  • Not as good looking as other tripods
  • Has a tendency to 'stick'
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