Shoulder strap ruins D-800

Started Nov 19, 2012 | Discussions thread
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An L plate won't help at all
In reply to larrywilson, Nov 20, 2012

Larry wrote:

I would highly recommend mounting an L bracket such as the one I use from Kirk Enterprises. This would take most of the strain off the tripod thread on the camera when attaching a strap to the tripod hole in the L bracket

Think about it, Larry. The base plate still takes the very same strain through the attachment to the tripod thread. You're just adding a piece between the strap and the tripod thread, but it doesn't help with the issue at hand.

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