Manfrotto 055XB Classic Tripod Legs (Black)

rate 4.2
  • Brand: Manfrotto
  • Category: Tripod & Monopod Accessories
  • folded length: 24.02 in.

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  • Leg warmers on 2 legs ease handling in extreme weather conditions, and help to protect the legs
  • Max Load 15.4 lbs
  • Max Height 70.1"
  • Min Height 2.8"

Technical Details

Product Identifiers
Brand Manfrotto
UPC 718122207329, 719821276883, 719821280279, 8024221517361, 846431021012
Key Features
Product Type Tripod
Head Type No Head
Material Aluminium
Supported Devices Camera
Physical Features
Features With Quick Release
Folded Length 24.02 in.
Height Range 2.76 - 70.08 in.
Leg Sections 3
Maximum Load 15.43 lbs
Weight 5.07 lb


Get the Manfrotto 055XB tripod to balance the weight of your camera and let you take pictures comfortably. Made of aluminum, this Manfrotto stand camera has a load capacity of 7 kg. Take this Manfrotto tripod for your professional outdoor shoots to capture better moving objects and busy scenes. The maximum height of this Manfrotto stand camera is 178.0 cm, while the minimum height is 7.0 cm. To click the tiny crawling creatures or tall human figures, you can accordingly angle the legs of this Manfrotto tripod at 23, 45, 65 and 88 degrees. The Manfrotto 055XB is quiet light, so you can easily lift and place it wherever you want. 


gilbert 5.0
14 of 17 people found the following review helpful
don't have much to compare this to, except for a $30 sunpak tripod I got from best buy. This guy's expensive, especially since the head is separate, but I love this thing. It's moderate in weight (we'll see if I have to carry it far, but feels very solid. The latches are convenient, I prefer them to knobs -- we'll have to see if they remain the same tightness over time.The vertical mount is very easy to adjust (compared to my cheapo tripod that I had to CRANK to adjust). The whole unit can get q ... uite tall, and quite low. The default setup is a convenient height.I love the Manfrotto 222 Joystick head I got with it -- the whole unit together feels amazingly solid!Pricey (not by photography standards (it's not too expensive), just by normal human being standards), but cool. More >
Chun Li 5.0
12 of 16 people found the following review helpful
Added on 10/21/2007: I posted the review below under the product 055XPROB (and it got 5 helpful votes), but amazon mistakenly moved it to 055XB (and since then it got 2 unhelpful votes). Anyway, 055XB should be a very good tripod. But I encourage you to compare it with 055XPROB, which is just a little more expensive.Original review: It is a great, sturdy tripod. The only down side is it is a little heavy. But this is what you pay for being sturdy. Bogen/Manfrotto has changed the SKU# from ... 3021BPRO to 055XPROB. Look at the glowing reviews on the 3021BPRO to convince yourself. More >
Miguel Espino 5.0
5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
This tripod legs are great: sturdy, versitile and very steady; but please note that for a $ 10.00 more the 055XB Classic can be 055XPROB you can pull out the center post to slide into a horizontal position, but even without the tripod legs works great as should be. It's a little heavier and has plastic parts that I would like to be more stronger and not plastic.