Black Rapid Camera Straps

Started Aug 12, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Doublehelix Senior Member • Posts: 1,026
Black Rapid Camera Straps

I wasn't sure where to post this. I thought about the Accessories forum, but it is not well attended...

I am looking at getting one of the Black Rapid camera straps for my D800, most likely the Curve model.

How do folks feel about the design of this strap? It worries me a bit in that it screws into the tripod mounting screw hole. Is this secure enough? Is a single attachment point enough?

I am also doubly worried because I plan on buying a vertical grip for the D800, and now I have a grip screwed into the camera and a strap screwed into the grip.

I love the design however and the way it feels and works... I just was hoping for some feedback one way or the other on reliability and stability.


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