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FEISOL CM-1471 Carbon Fiber Rapid Monopod

B&H # FECM1471 MFR # CM-1471
FEISOL CM-1471 Carbon Fiber Rapid Monopod

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Product Highlights

  • Rapid Anti-Leg-Rotation Technology
  • Carbon Fiber Construction
  • Maximum Height of 5.57'
  • Heavy-Duty 24.25-lb Load Capacity
  • Folds to 21.65"
  • Durable Aluminum-Alloy Mounting Plate
  • Carrying Bag Included
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The CM-1471 Carbon Fiber Rapid Monopod from Fiesol is a lightweight, four-section camera support that makes it possible to capture rock-steady images without needing to carry or set up a tripod. The monopod's twist-lock leg stages are quick and easy to lock into place securely. The maximum height is 5.57", and the monopod supports up to 24.25 lb, so you can mount any DSLR camera with most lenses, a point & shoot model, or even a compact camcorder.

For fine control, you can attach a head to the monopod's reversible 3/8" & 1/4" mounting screw. The monopod collapses to just 21.65", so you can stow it in most carry-on bags. At only 1.52 lb, it's the perfect travel companion - lightweight, compact, and simple to operate - but highly capable and ready in an instant to help you capture the perfect shot.

Rapid anti-leg-rotation technology
Carbon fiber construction with maximum 1.46" (37mm) leg diameter for optimum durability
Heavy-duty 24.25 lb capacity to meet the most demanding weight requirements
3/8" mounting screw for ballhead and other accessories, with reversible 1/4" screw for direct camera attachment
Highly durable aluminum-alloy CNC-machined mounting plate and twist locks with multi-layer finishing
Base diameter of 2.4"
Carrying bag is included
Maximum Height 5.57' (1.7 m)
Folded Length 21.65" (55 cm)
Load Capacity 24.25 lb (11 kg)
Leg Sections 4
Leg Lock Type Twist
Male Thread Size 3/8" and 1/4"
Weight 1.52 lb (0.69 kg)
FEISOL CM-1471 Carbon Fiber Rapid Monopod
  • Carrying Bag
  • 3-Year Limited Warranty
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    FEISOLCM-1471 Carbon Fiber Rapid Monopod
     
    4.8

    (based on 13 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (11)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (2)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 2 Stars

       

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    100%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Lightweight (10)
    • Strong construction (8)
    • Compact (6)
    • Opens quickly (6)
    • Easy to use (3)

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Sports/action (10)
      • Wildlife (5)
      • Travel (4)
        • Reviewer Profile:
        • Photo enthusiast (4), Semi-pro photographer (4), Pro photographer (3)
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No (11)

      Reviewed by 13 customers

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      5.0

      Excellent Product

      By TonyP

      from Loveland, CO

      About Me Semi-pro Photographer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Compact
      • Durable
      • Easy to Use
      • Lightweight

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Sports/Action
        • Travel
        • Wildlife Photos

        Comments about FEISOL CM-1471 Carbon Fiber Rapid Monopod:

        I have switched over to Feisol for all my tripods and this monopod.Products are well made, easy to operate, strong and lightweight. Copst about half of Gitzo and others. Feisol customer serviuce is outstanding. They respond to email quickly and although I have not had any service issues others report quick response to issue and quickly shipped, free replacement parts.

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        5.0

        Under valued and brilliant

        By Vince Helou

        from Batavia IL

        Comments about FEISOL CM-1471 Carbon Fiber Rapid Monopod:

        Having tried a few mono pods, I can assure you that this one is the real deal. It's REAL carbon fiber and it looks great. The shaft is thick and strong. Be careful, a lot of companies will claim carbon fiber In this price range but most are composite carbon fiber.

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        5.0

        Sturdy, excellent

        By Robert Barta

        from Olney, MD

        About Me Photo Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy to Use
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Sports/Action
          • Travel
          • Wildlife Photos

          Comments about FEISOL CM-1471 Carbon Fiber Rapid Monopod:

          Just like their tripods, Feisol builds an awesome carbon fiber monopod. I put on a RRS head but this is not necessary if you are only tilting it 10 degrees.

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          5.0

          Excellent Monopod

          By Tom

          from Atlanta, GA

          About Me Semi-pro Photographer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Compact
          • Easy to Use

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Sports/Action

            Comments about FEISOL CM-1471 Carbon Fiber Rapid Monopod:

            I have been using this monopod for sporting evens to support my 70-200mm lens. It is quite thick but also light. I like the quick release strap on the carry handle. The twist locking mechanism has been very easy to deal with and I much prefer it over the clamp system.

            If you are like me and looking to buy your first "good" monopod then I'd highly recommend giving this one a try.

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            5.0

            Light and strong at a great price

            By CaymanGuy

            from Cayman Islands

            About Me Pro Photographer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • A Bargain At This Price
            • Lightweight
            • Strong Construction

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Have Only Used For Sports
              • Sports/Action

              Comments about FEISOL CM-1471 Carbon Fiber Rapid Monopod:

              After several aluminum monpods, this is my first carbon fiber and it's terrific.
              First thing I noticed was the light weight. Even though I never considered my aluminum ones heavy, this Feisol CM-1471 is significantly lighter and since the first time I used it was shooting a golf tournament with a 400mm f/2.8 lens, the weight savings was appreciated.
              Equipment for some images was Canon 1Dx, 400mm lens, plus 1.4x TC with no sign of struggle from the Feisol CM-1471.

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              5.0

              Solid

              By mphoto61

              from Amarillo,Tx

              About Me Pro Photographer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Lightweight
              • Opens Quickly
              • Strong Construction

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Sports/Action
                • Wildlife

                Comments about FEISOL CM-1471 Carbon Fiber Rapid Monopod:

                Very solid build,easy height adjustment ,secure one hand lock. Light weight.
                Very please with this monopod so far.

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                5.0

                Great (so far)

                By 1elementin7groups

                from Arnold, Ca

                Comments about FEISOL CM-1471 Carbon Fiber Rapid Monopod:

                I replaced an old aluminum Bogen monopod with the Feisol CM-1471. While the Bogen, which I no longer can find a model number on due to wear, was built like a tank, I had some issues with it. For one, it has the flip clamps. Over the years I have had to tighten those down to keep the legs from slipping that the flip levers are difficult to open. Recently I was out photographing birds and the aluminum monopod got so cold I had to return it to the car.
                The Feisol is lighter than the aluminum Bogen. I like the anti-rotation leg lockes which seem to be the exact knock off of my Gitzo 3 series tripod. I can open the three locks with one hand and lock them when collapsed with one hand. The carbon fiber pod does not contract cold like the aluminum pod. I use a RRS monopod head on the top of the Feisol. My 1d MkIV, 500mm IS with 2x converter is steady and secure on top of the monopod.

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                5.0

                Great product

                By David Tsai

                from Fremont Ca.

                About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Compact
                • Lightweight
                • Opens Quickly
                • Strong Construction

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Sports/Action
                  • Travel

                  Comments about FEISOL CM-1471 Carbon Fiber Rapid Monopod:

                  It is very lightweight but very steady.

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                  4.0

                  Good monopod for the money!

                  By Hooffoto

                  from Bradenton FL

                  About Me Pro Photographer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Compact
                  • Lightweight
                  • Opens Quickly
                  • Strong Construction

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about FEISOL CM-1471 Carbon Fiber Rapid Monopod:

                      I have my 300 f2.8 with canon 1dx and it holds the weight just fine. I had a really expensive cf monopod that fell apart in less then a year - save yourself 200.00 and buy this one!!

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                      5.0

                      Excellent value

                      By Linwood

                      from Cape Coral, Florida

                      About Me Photo Enthusiast

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Lightweight
                      • Opens Quickly
                      • Strong Construction

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Sports/Action
                        • Wildlife

                        Comments about FEISOL CM-1471 Carbon Fiber Rapid Monopod:

                        I use this shooting sports, most frequently with a 400/2.8 lens. I had some concern the twist locks might be slow, as I continual adjust, but they work great -- one hand (plus the one on the lens) and you can adjust in a few seconds. The overall feel says "heavy duty", the foam grip has a good solid, not squishy feel. The included rubber foot rests on a wide plastic bottom (i.e. won't cut through like some brands due from sharp metal), but it is also threaded. Get the steel spike as well (cheap but separate), and the reversible/screw-in foot then becomes more versatile. I am 6' and most of the time I'm shooting about 4-6 inches short of full extension - just enough for the days when you may be shooting on a downhill slope. They even include the wrench to reverse the screw for direct camera mount. I decided to risk this (despite the low price compared to others) because of very satisfactory experience with their CF tripods over the years. Overall very happy with it, and their tripods.

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                        5.0

                        I think I'm in love

                        By Dan

                        from Murphy, TX

                        About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Compact
                        • Lightweight
                        • Looks Cool
                        • Manly
                        • Opens Quickly
                        • Sounds Cool
                        • Strong Construction

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Sports/Action
                          • Travel
                          • Wildlife

                          Comments about FEISOL CM-1471 Carbon Fiber Rapid Monopod:

                          As a sports shooter I like a lightweight, steady mono that quickly extends and retracts. Not only does it do these things, but if FEELS marvelous in my hands. And there's just something about the sound each section makes when it extends and collapses. Maybe it's just a man thing, but dang. And my sidekicks are already jealous of it. I expect to see more of them with Feisol products this fall.

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                          5.0

                          excelent product

                          By Bob

                          from Chicago, IL

                          About Me Photo Enthusiast

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Lightweight
                          • Strong Construction

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Portraits
                            • Sports/Action
                            • Wildlife

                            Comments about FEISOL CM-1471 Carbon Fiber Rapid Monopod:

                            Heavy duty monopod for serious equipment.

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                            4.0

                            Great product

                            By Edward

                            from Bronx

                            About Me Photo Enthusiast

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Compact
                            • Lightweight
                            • Opens Quickly
                            • Strong Construction

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Sports/Action
                              • Wildlife

                              Comments about FEISOL CM-1471 Carbon Fiber Rapid Monopod:

                              The monopod is well made, lightweight and compact. The twist locks allow quick setup and easy adjustments. I use this with my Nikon d700 & 300mm lens with various teleconverters. I'm very happy with this setup. The padding is great for when you carry the gear on your shoulder.

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