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59-inch Lightweight Aluminum Tripod
Looking for a simple and efficient way to get the most out of your photographs? Effortlessly keep your camera steady and stable with this 59-inch Lightweight Aluminium Tripod from Monoprice!
This aluminium tripod is light and easily setup, so you can take it where you need to go without a hassle. When fully retracted, the tripod is 22" long. The universal mounting head can fit most cameras with its 1/4"x20 screw mount.
The platform locking knob can be used to adjust your camera's orientation between landscape and portrait. The tripod has a tilt range of 180 degrees which can be tightened or loosened by twisting the handle. The camera can be rotated 360 degrees and tightened with the center column locking knob. A crank on the side can be used to raise and lower the tripod head as well as be tightened so you can make sure your can keep your shot exactly where it needs to be.
The top of the tripod has a built in bubble level to keep the camera straight and steady. The rubber feet are on a ball joint for maximum stability.
The tripod wieghs only 2.9 lbs., can support up to 8.8 lbs., and can be extended to reach up to 59". A nylon carrying/storage bag is also included.
- User's Manual (Apr 8, 2013)
Specs on Manual
Folded Height: 21.7" (550mm)
Min Height: 20.9" (530mm
Non Center Height: 49.6" (1260mm)
Max Height: 61.8" (1570mm)
Weight: 2.8 lb (1.29 kg)
Load Capacity: 8.8 lbs (4.0 kg)
PROS: Light weight, cheap, better than using a Ball head to shoot video. Knob adjustable pan.
CONS: Extendable portion from tripods legs made of plastic. Knob using for raising and lowering the head is made of weak plastic. Requires an allen wrench to adjust tilt resistance.
PROS: Incredibly affordable
Seems to be high quality
CONS: None so far
PROS: Decently priced and functional. Lightweight. Carrying case was a bonus.
PROS: Does what it promises
CONS: Panning could be smoother.
PROS: good price
CONS: packaging seems hit and miss, order 2 at separate times, one came with the carrying bag, and the second one did not.
As usual, Monoprice is the absolute best when it comes to shipping. Always so speedy. Purchase a couple of these! You'll be happy.
-Easy to adjust
-Easy to carry (especially with included bag)
CONS: Spirit level is hard to see when camera is attached.
PROS: Lightweight, low-cost
PROS: Price, adjustability, height
CONS: Questionable build quality