Oben MFR4-5 vs Velbon Super Slider Macro Rail vs ?

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Oben MFR4-5 vs Velbon Super Slider Macro Rail vs ?

I am just getting started in macro and am looking to get a macro slider rail and my budget is up to $150. My camera is a Fujifilm X-T2 and either a 18-55 or 55-200 zoom used with extension tubes. The camera has focus bracketing built-in which should come in handy.

Two that look interesting are the Oben MFR4-5 and Velbon Super Slider Macro Rail. Does anyone here use either? What do you like or not like about it?

The Oben is on sale now at B&H for $80.00.

I want to have the ability to shoot at any angle or straight down so I need a macro rail that does not creep.

I am open to any suggestions too!

https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/193311-REG/Velbon_SUPER_MAG_SLIDER_Super_Mag_Slider.html/qa

https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1130512-REG/oben_mfr4_5_macro_focusing_rail.html

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 Zaax's gear list:Zaax's gear list
Sony RX100 Fujifilm X100F Fujifilm X-T2 Fujifilm XF 14mm F2.8 R Fujifilm XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS +15 more
Fujifilm XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS Fujifilm XF 55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS Fujifilm X-T2
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