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#1 Mihai Nicolau

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Posted 27 April 2010 - 03:49 AM

Hello,

I would like to know if it is possible to retrofit some O'connor tripods which have a Mitchell base with a bowl (Sachtler) base ?

Thank you
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#2 Stuart Brereton

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Posted 27 April 2010 - 11:42 AM

Yes it is. Both the 2575 and 2060 heads can be changed between mitchell and bowl bases in a couple of minutes.
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#3 Sanjay Sami

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Posted 29 April 2010 - 04:39 PM

Yes it is. Both the 2575 and 2060 heads can be changed between mitchell and bowl bases in a couple of minutes.


I Think he means the tripods. Not the heads. Anyway, it is very straightforward. Oconnor makes 150mm bowl and mitchell castings for their legs. It is easy to switch between them.
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#4 james fotherington

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Posted 29 July 2010 - 11:57 PM

you could also buy an adapter plate . they don't articulate as much but saves you from switching back and forth with tools .
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