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Old Jul 10, 2003, 11:30 PM   #1
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Default What do you put your scope on?

So I was wondering what type of tripod head people prefer for a spotting scope. I know people extol the virtues of ball heads for long camera lenses... do they also work well on a spotting scope? I'm specifically thinking about a Swarovski 80mm, but I'm interested in other comparable sized scopes.

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Old Jul 12, 2003, 8:27 AM   #2
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I use Gitzo 1348 tripod and Manfrotto 393 long-lens head. I found it extremely versatile, and the tripod+head weight is approximately 3 kg only.
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