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Ron Williams November 15th, 2008 11:18 AM

quick release for stedicam pilot
was looking for a quick release for the stedicam pilot ... cause taking the plate off and then having to inscrew the bolt [which i am hoping not to loose one day] can and is a bit much specially if u need to go to say tripod or just to hand hold quickly ... any suggestions i dont see anything offered from tiffen

Christopher Witz November 15th, 2008 12:06 PM

here's what I use....

Bogen Manfrotto Rapid Connect Adapter Assembly W/Sliding Mounting Plate 577

Allen Plowman November 15th, 2008 12:39 PM

I use the same thing, here is a link from B&H
Bogen / Manfrotto | 577 Quick Release Adapter Assembly | 577

Peter Chung November 15th, 2008 07:04 PM

I also use the Bogen 577 as it's compatible with my tripods and other gear. You may also want to cut out the foam in your "backpack" so that the sled with QR adapter fits for storing away.

Dave Gish November 15th, 2008 09:18 PM

Ditto for me. I got mine here:
Amazon.com: Manfrotto 577 Rapid Connect Adapter w/Sliding Mounting Plate (3433PL): Electronics

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