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Velbon Sherpa + 530 3-Section Aluminum Tripod

B&H # VESHERPA530 Mfr # SHERPA + 530
No Longer Available
Product Highlights
  • 60" (152.3 cm) Maximum Height
  • Aluminum Legs, Magnesium Components
  • 3-Position Adjustable Legs
  • Foam Padded Leg Grips
  • Quick-Release Lever for Center Column
  • Reversible 2-Section Center Column
  • Weighs Only 3 lb (1.37 kg)
  • Recommended 8.8 lb Load Capacity

The Velbon Sherpa + 530 3-Section Aluminum Tripod is a sturdy workhorse that reaches a maximum height of 60" (152.3 cm) and supports loads up to a maximum of 11 lb. The recommended load is 8.8 lb. These tripod legs weigh just 3 lb (1.37 kg). Aluminum legs and magnesium components provide strength and light weight. Each leg is independently adjustable to any one of three angles. The detachable, reversible 2-section center column is ideal for low angle and/or macro photography, with a minimum working height of 6.3" (16 cm). A quick-release lever for the center column makes for speedy height adjustments. Each leg features a foam-padded leg grip that protects your hands when the metal gets uncomfortably hot or cold.

60" (152.3 cm) maximum height
3-position adjustable legs allow each leg to lock independently at one of three angles
Aluminum legs, magnesium components
Quick-release lever for center column provides speed and control when shifting center column
Center column is reversible to enable macro photography & shooting from extremely low angles
Recommended 8.8 lb load capacity; tripod legs weigh only 3 lb
Foam padded leg grips
Load Capacity Recommended: 8.8 lb (4 kg)
Maximum: 11 lb (5 kg)
Maximum Height 60" (152.3 cm)
Maximum Height w/o Column Extended 48.5" (123.3 cm)
Minimum Height 6.3" (16 cm)
Folded Length 20.86" (53 cm)
Weight 3 lb (1.37 kg)
Material Aluminum
Leg Stages/Sections 2/3
Diameter (Top Leg Section) 1.02" (26 mm)
Leg Lock Type Flip lock
Independent Leg Spread Yes, three positions
Spiked/Retractable Feet Not specified by manufacturer
Center Brace No
Center Column
Center Column Type Rapid
Center Column Sections 1
Bubble Level No
Velbon Sherpa + 530 3-Section Aluminum Tripod
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty
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