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Manfrotto Tripod head 390RC2 falling apart

Brand new tripod and it's falling apart? The main lever below where the camera sits is very loose and I can't see or find any way to take it apart to tighten it? Is there a diagram that shows how these heads are put together?

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I messed with it myself until it finally came apart, found the hidden golt and tightened it, thanks.

Posted on Dec 03, 2008

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