What's the longest lens i can hang off an e-mount, on a tripod?

Started Oct 18, 2012 | Discussions thread
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kapanak
kapanak Regular Member • Posts: 221
Re: What's the longest lens i can hang off an e-mount, on a tripod?

Philnw2 wrote:

 But i think using the weight of existing zooms on the 5n as a guide - is a safe way to proceed.

I have already offered my advice earlier in the thread. However, I agree with this statement. The heaviest NEX lens so far is ~600 grams. This should be JUST ABOUT as safe as it gets if you plan to horizontally put your NEX on a tripod with a lens, without attaching the lens collar tripod mount.

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