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Oben AC-1431 4-Section Aluminum Tripod with BA-108 Ball Head

B&H # OBAC1431108 Mfr # AC-1431/BA-108
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You Pay: $119.95
Product Highlights
  • 8.8 lb Load Capacity
  • Maximum Height of 59.5"
  • Folds Down to 21"
  • Anodized Aluminum Construction
  • Lightweight - Just 3.25 lb
  • 5 Bubble Levels

The Oben AC-1431 4-Section Aluminum Tripod with BA-108 Ball Head provides reliable support for DSLRs, point-and-shoot cameras or video cameras up to 8.8 lb.

The tripod's four-section legs are fabricated from high tensile strength aluminum. It rises to a maximum height of 59.5" with the center column fully extended and folds down to a compact 21" for transport. Flip locks on the legs facilitate rapid setup and break down. Three leg angles: normal (80°), low (55°) and extra low (24°) are available via angle adjustment tabs at the joint of each leg. You can reverse the column with a twist of the butterfly knob or split it in two and use the short column for macro and low angle shooting as low as 8.1" from the ground. Any combination of leg angles can be combined to accommodate uneven terrain, stairs or obstructions. A built-in bubble level helps you square up your compositions. For extra stability the center column employs a spring-loaded counterbalance hook.

The included BA-108 ball head features a single-action knob that controls its rotation and 360 degree panning while a robust ball-locking mechanism secures it solidly. The head's four bubble levels ensure accurate panoramas. The BA-108's built-in quick release comes with a camera plate that features a standard 1/4"-20 screw and a retractable, removable video pin to provide additional stability for camcorders. Since the head is removable, locking screws underneath the collar thwart torsion when re-attaching. The tripod comes with a carry case and shoulder strap for storage and transport.

A spring-loaded counterweight hook is located at the bottom of the center column. The column can be separated into 2 parts to give you a short column for low angle and macro work
Leg cushions on 2 legs provide a firm grip in cold or wet weather
Two included Allen keys attach to a tripod leg, so you're always ready to tighten components
Padded carry bag provides a snug fit for the tripod/head combination and features two heavy-duty zippers, an interior pocket with a zipper, and a shoulder strap
Angle adjustment locks keep legs at the chosen angles
Center column is grooved to prevent rotation
Angled rubber feet for maximum contact with the ground
Tripod features reversible 1/4"-20 and 3/8"-16 screw to fit almost any head
General
Material Aluminum
Load Capacity 8.8 lb (4.0 kg)
Maximum Height 59.5" (151.1 cm)
Maximum Height w/o Column Extended 49.6" (126 cm)
Minimum Height 8.1" (20.6 cm)
Folded Length 21" (62.2 cm)
Head Attachment Fitting 1/4"-20 and 3/8"-16 via reversible screw
Weight 3.25 lb (1.47 kg) including ball head
Legs
Sections 4
Leg Lock Type Flip-lock
Independent Leg Spread Yes
Spiked/Retractable Feet No
Center Brace No
Leg Tube Diameters Maximum: 0.98" (25 mm)
Center Column
Center Column Type Rapid: grooved, reversible, non-rotating
Separates in two to allow use of short center column
Center Column Sections 2
Bubble Level 5 (1 on chassis, 4 on head)
Head
Head Type Single-lever ball head
Quick Release Yes, with 1/4"-20 screw & retractable video pin
Load Capacity 8.8 lb (4.0 kg)
Dimensions Ball diameter: 0.94" (24 mm)
Height: 3.0" (7.6 cm)
Base diameter: 1.5" (3.8 cm)
Weight 0.55 lb (0.24 kg)
Oben AC-1431 4-Section Aluminum Tripod with BA-108 Ball Head
  • RP-10 Quick Release Plate
  • Padded Carrying Case
  • Shoulder Strap for Case
  • Leg Tool Clip with 2 Allen Keys
  • Allen Key for Split Column
  • Limited 5-Year Warranty
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    Usually ships in 3-4 months i This is a special order item. Est. arrival at B&H is 3-4 months (subject to availability). Item is non-cancelable and non-returnable. Your order will be charged at time of shipment.
     

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