I read your comment in link http://photography-on-the.net/forum/showthread.php?t=1189743
where you have mentioned that you have modified your Manfrotto 055CXPRO3 and removed the center column.
I too want to remove that, so will you please sned me the pictures which you shared in the forum. I cannot register to the forum to see the pictures, so requesting you to send me at my email id.
Email ID - firstname.lastname@example.org
Thanks in advance