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Slik Compact Professional Tripod with Ultra-Smooth 3-Way Panhead

Built with the photo enthusiast in mind, the ABLE 300 DX uses many convenient features that make it easy to use. The legs of the ABLE 300 DX set up and fold down securely, just loosen and tighten leg lock knob to extend or shorten them. 3 position adjustable angle leg locks make for easy set up on uneven ground or steps. These leg locks also allow the height of the tripod to lowered. Combine this feature with the ABLE 300 DX Short Column (optional accessory) and the of the tripod to lowered. Combine this feature with the ABLE 300 DX Short Column (optional accessory) and the tripod can be lowered to just 14 inches (350 mm) the for very low angle or macro photography in the field. For even lower angle photography or copy work the standard gearless center column can be reversed (turn upside down) so that the head is at the bottom of the center column, give you the ability to photograph with the camera just a few inches off the ground. The compact all-metal 3-way pan head is made from solid, precision-machined aluminum and has the strength and durability to handle a wide variety of digital and film cameras and lenses. There is a metal quick release plate that positively locks into the head. One lever operation of the quick release lock allows fast mounting and un-mounting of the camera. MAX. OPERATING HEIGHT 61 IN MIN. OPERATING HEIGHT 18.5 IN MAX. CENTER COLUMN EXT 10.4 IN CENTER COLUMN TYPE INVERTABLE CENTER COLUMN FOLDED LENGTH 25.8 IN WEIGHT 5.7 LBS NUMBER OF LEG SECTIONS 3 MAX. LOAD 11 LBS LEG LOCK TYPE LEVER LOCK LEG TIP RUBBER FOOT read more