Jump to content



Photo

Merline - Play in the Post


  • Please log in to reply
No replies to this topic

#1 Elliot Gabor

Elliot Gabor

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 70 posts

Posted 31 October 2012 - 03:32 PM

Have any Merlin Owners noticed a play in the post of the Merlin, specifically the area where the post folds up? When I tighten the knobs it get better but I can never full tighten it enough that it doesn't have any play. It's a problem when I have tilting shots I see a jerk in the motion. When i sent it to Tiffen they told me that it's inherent in the design. I'm wondering if this is something that is truly inherent in all Merlins or if it happened to mine over time from use.
  • 0




BOXX

PLC - Bartech

Wireless Video Systems

Ritter Battery

rebotnix Technologies

Engineered Cinema Solutions

Boland Communications

Paralinx LLC

Varizoom Follow Focus

The Moses Pole - Steadicam Monopod

GPI Pro Systems

Betz Tools for Stabilizers

Omnishot Systems

PLC Electronics Solutions

Media Blackout - Custom Cables and AKS