Davis & Sanford ProVista Airlift Tripod with FM18 Fluid Head

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Product Highlights

  • 18 lb Capacity Fluid Head
  • 12 lb Capacity Tripod Centerpost
  • Sliding Balance Plate
  • Independent Pan & tilt Adjustment
  • 2-Stage Aluminum Tripod
  • Pneumatic Center Post
  • Center Brace
  • 31 to 74" Height Range
  • Dual Pan Handles
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You Pay: $149.95

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The Davis & Sanford ProVista Airlift with FM18 Fluid Head provides rigid support for loads from 2 to 18 lb. The tripod features a center post which supports up to 12 lb. The FM18 Fluid Head offers independent pan and tilt adjustment and includes a sliding quick release plate for camera attachment and balancing, and two removable pan handles. The ProVista Airlift tripod version features a pneumatic cylinder in the center post which provides smooth and easy height adjustment. It assembles to its working height quickly thanks to self-aligning metal quick-flip locks. It reaches a maximum height of 74" with the center column extended and has a minimum height of 31". With double-strut top leg sections for extra stability, a center brace with lock, and non-skid rubber feet, this tripod is suitable for field, studio, educational or industrial applications.

  • Supports loads up to 18 lb
  • Independent tilt & pan adjustment/locks
  • Dual adjustable and removable pan handles give more control
  • Bubble level
  • Center post supports up to 12 lb
  • Double strut top leg sections
  • Air cushioned center column gives precision control
  • 31" to 74" height range (with center column fully extended)
  • Center brace with lock adds more stability
  • Self-aligning metal quick-flip leg locks
  • Rubber feet
UPC: 049383150384

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Load Capacity Head: 18 lb (8.2 kg)
Tripod Center Post: 12 lb (5.5 kg)
Maximum Height 72" (182.9 cm)
Maximum Height w/o Column Extended 61" (154.9 cm)
Minimum Height 36" (91.5 cm)
Folded Length 37" (94 cm)
Leveling Bubble/Illuminated Yes/Non
Weight 10.3 lb (4.7 kg)
Quick Release/Wedge Plate Yes
Balance Plate Sliding
Tilt Drag Adjustable
Tilt Range ±90°
Tilt Lock Yes
Spring Loaded Counter Balance Adjustable
Pan Range 360°
Pan Lock Yes
Load Capacity 18 lb (8.2 kg)
Material Aluminum
Head Attachment Fitting 3/8"-16
Leg Stages/Sections 2/3
Leg Diameter Upper Sections: 0.75" (1.9 cm)
Lower Section 1.25" (3.2 cm)
Leg Lock Type Wing nut
Independent Leg Spread No
Spiked/Retractable Feet No
Center Brace Yes
Center Column Type Pneumatic
Center Column Sections 1
Packaging Info
Package Weight 15.5 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 40.0 x 7.7 x 7.5"
Davis & Sanford ProVista Airlift Tripod with FM18 Fluid Head
  • Quick Release Plate
  • Padded Case
  • Limited 10-Year Warranty
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