A Quick Release Plate allows you to quickly mount and un-mount your camera & lens set up from your tripod. It provides you with ease of handling equipment and can be a time saver too.
You have to screw this Quick Release Plate with 200mm length onto your super telephoto lens collar foot only once. Your lens will now easily slip into any quick release clamp (of a tripod head) that is compatible with Arca Swiss, the most commonly used quick release system.
This particular Quick release lens plate is suited for Super Telephoto lens commonly used in wildlife photography and bird photography. So,if your tripod head has a Arca Swiss compatible clamp, all you need is this plate.
Locking screws to prevent your equipment from falling
Rubber pads to protect your gear from scratches
Fastening handles on screws. No allen key/wrench required for attaching your gear.
Safety stops of lens plate prohibit your lens from accidentally slipping out of quick release clamp
Anti-slip rubber pads also provide additional grip
Sturdy hardware for your telephoto lenses
Aluminium alloy makes it lightweight yet sturdy
This Quick release lens plate is machine made for precision dimensions
Dimensions: 200mm (length) X 38mm (width) X 10mm (height)
Compatible with Arca Swiss quick release system
One ⅜” standard screw in the centre apart from two ¼” standard screws.
Package Contents/What’s in the box?
1 X Quick Release Plate - 200mm length
¼” to ⅜” screw adapter
12 months, against manufacturing defects, and problems arising thereof, and NOT due to negligent and rough use.
Will this DSLR quick release plate fit my lens?
Suitable for all super telephoto prime lens such as 400mm, 500mm, 600mm, 800mm
Another simple way is to measure the length of the foot of your lens collar using a measuring tape. You can choose a lens plate that is a same length.
This quick release plate is compatible with all Arca-Swiss type quick release clamps (Foba, Arca, Kirk, Wimberly, etc)
It is not compatible with Manfrotto quick release clamps
Tip: Do not take a Quick Release Plate that is smaller in length than your tripod collar foot. It is advisable to take the exact fit. However, the advantage of selecting a longer plate is that it gives you adequate space for mounting.
How to Use Quick Release Plate - 200mm length?
Quick Release Plate for Super Telephoto lens (200mm length) easily attaches to your lens collar. There is a ¼” - 20 thread screw on the quick release plate and there is a mounting screw point on the tripod mounting socket of your lens collar. You don’t even need an allen key for this. This product comes with screws that have an attached fastening handle for this very purpose.
You can leave the Quick Release Plate onto the lens at all times. If you wish, you may remove it at the end of the day in case your lens case/pouch does not have space to accommodate the quick release plate.
Since this quick release plate is Arca Swiss compatible, it will easily slide into any Arca Swiss clamp available on your ball head/gimbal or other mounts.
Now, all you need to do is, slide this Tripod quick release plate attached to your lens into the clamping channel of the head (ball head/gimbal/any other mount). Centre your lens and find the best balance point before you fasten it securely.
You are good to go. You can easily mount and unmount your lens from the tripod head now.