(From company literature) SLIK U5500. Light in weight, light in price, but heavy in value, the SLIK U series of economy tripods have proved to be so popular and successful that they have been knocked-off by many companies, but none have been able to match the quality and value performance of these versatile tripods.
Every tripod in the series is less than 2 feet long when completely folded and weigh less than 3.5 lbs for easy traveling.
The SLIK U series have many other features that the casual photographer and family videographer will come to love.
• 3-way pan head smooth movement of a compact video camera.
• Large, quick release plate for fast, easy mounting and removal of the camera or video camera.
• Speed release leg locks for quick and simple set up and fold down.
Specifications (with head):
- Panhead: 3-Way Pan/Tilt with Quick Release
- Column Type: Rapid
- Number of Leg Sections: 3
- Leg Lock Type: Speed Release Lock
- Maximum Operating Height: 143 cm / 56.3 in.
- Maximum Center Column Extension: 31 cm / 12.2 in
- Folded Length: 57 cm / 22.45 in.
- Maximum Load: 1.58 kg / 3.5 lbs
- Weight: 1.0 kg / 2.2 lbs