The Meopta MeoPod TP-1 Tripod is an ideal choice for outdoor enthusiasts, birders, or shooters who need a rugged and stable tripod for their spotting scope. The tripod's two-way fluid head delivers virtually vibration-free panning and tilting action for easy subject acquisition and tracking. Its single control handle makes using and adjusting the scope's position easy, and locks with a simple twist for convenient one-handed use. The Meopta MeoStar S82 spotting scopes fits the tripod without the need for an adapter plate, and the tripod can be used with other brands of scopes using the included adapter plate. With a payload capacity of up to 40lb it will safely hold most scopes and accessories, and its built-in bubble level helps to ensure precise and level setup.
The MeoPod features quick-release levers to speed deployment of the padded, anodized legs, and its leg-pivots adjust to four different angles for more increased stability on uneven ground or surfaces. The maximum height, with center riser extended, is 70”, and there is a center hook for hanging extra weight for additional stability. Weighing in at less than 6 pounds, this tripod collapses down to just 26” and comes with a Cordura carrying case.