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Broken vinten tripod spreader

Have a spreader that broke one of the 3 extensions just about 2 inches from where it attaches to foot of tripod... where can I get parts?

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Found these guys online and they sell the parts.

Steve Jean-Charles
The Vitec Group plc
Camera Dynamics Inc.
709 Executive Blvd.
Valley Cottage, NY 10989
USA
p. 845-268-0100 Ext: 147
f. 845-268-0113
e. steve.charles@vitecgroup.com
http://www.vitecgroup.com

Posted on Mar 28, 2008

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    hu_g_o Jul 04, 2012

    same problem with a Sachtler spreader ..i just want the center piece of the mid level spreader of a Sachtler FSB-8 ..any one knows where can i get it?

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