Backlash refers to the amount of wiggle room (shake) you have between your gears. You experience more backlash when your gears begin to separate from one another. This is undesirable because it can add shake to your footage. Over time and after lots of use, the TB3s gears can begin to loosen up resulting in backlash. No need to fret. You can fix this! If you are experiencing backlash, please reach out to us personally at:
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