Libec LS-38 and Rubber Tips? at DVinfo.net

Go Back   DV Info Net > The Tools of DV and HD Production > Support Your Local Camera > Tripod Sticks & Heads

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old July 7th, 2008, 01:25 PM   #1
Major Player
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: California USA
Posts: 576
Libec LS-38 and Rubber Tips?

I got my LS-38 a couple of weeks ago and am very happy with it. My Canon XH-A1 is a bit light for the LS-38's head, but when I add my Firestore FS-C to the hot shoe, it balances very well.

Anyway, on to my question...

The instruction booklet which comes with the tripod is a superb example of a Google-like translation from one language to another! You'd think they'd go to the effort of having a native English speaker proof-read it! One thing which is not covered in the instruction booklet, is whether or not I should take the little rubber tips off the pointed stakes at the end of the legs when using the large rubber feet. I think the feet have a little more flexibility without the rubber tips on.

Any advice?
Julian Frost is offline   Reply With Quote
Old July 7th, 2008, 05:26 PM   #2
Regular Crew
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 98
yeah I couldn't figure that one out. I just left them on cause I"d probably lose them if I took em off.
Ron Wilber is offline   Reply With Quote
Old July 7th, 2008, 05:28 PM   #3
Major Player
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: California USA
Posts: 576
I left mine on too for exactly the same reason. Glad it's not just me! :-)
Julian Frost is offline   Reply
Reply

DV Info Net refers all where-to-buy and where-to-rent questions exclusively to these trusted full line dealers and rental houses...

Adorama
(800) 223-2500
New York, NY

B&H Photo Video
(866) 521-7381
New York, NY

Texas Media Systems
(512) 440-1400
Austin, TX

Precision Camera
(800) 677-1023
Austin, TX

VideoGuys
(800) 323-2325
Mineola, NY

DV Info Net also encourages you to support local businesses and buy from an authorized dealer in your neighborhood.
  You are here: DV Info Net > The Tools of DV and HD Production > Support Your Local Camera > Tripod Sticks & Heads

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

 



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:45 AM.


DV Info Net -- Real Names, Real People, Real Info!
1998-2018 The Digital Video Information Network