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Benro TMA38CL Long Series 3 Mach3 Carbon Fiber Tripod

BH #BETMA38CL • MFR #TMA38CL
Benro TMA38CL Long Series 3 Mach3 Carbon Fiber Tripod
Key Features
  • Load Capacity: 35.3 lb
  • Max Height: 69.7"
  • Min Height: 14"
  • Folded Length: 23.2"
Support up to 35.3 lb worth of gear with the TMA38CL Long Series 3 Mach3 Carbon Fiber Tripod from Benro. Made from 9-layer carbon fiber, the 4-section legs are secured via twist locks and extend to a maximum height of 69.7". The center column can be replaced with the included short column to allow the tripod to reach a minimum height of 14". The rubber feet can be swapped out for metal spikes so that the tripod can be used on hard surfaces, such as ice, or soft surfaces, like carpeting or a lawn. A ballast hook on the center column allows for the addition of stabilizing weight, and the included carrying case protects the tripod during transport. A 3/8"-16 threaded stud on the mounting platform lets you attach a head of your choice.
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Benro Mach3 TMA38CL Overview

Support up to 35.3 lb worth of gear with the TMA38CL Long Series 3 Mach3 Carbon Fiber Tripod from Benro. Made from 9-layer carbon fiber, the 4-section legs are secured via twist locks and extend to a maximum height of 69.7". The center column can be replaced with the included short column to allow the tripod to reach a minimum height of 14". The rubber feet can be swapped out for metal spikes so that the tripod can be used on hard surfaces, such as ice, or soft surfaces, like carpeting or a lawn. A ballast hook on the center column allows for the addition of stabilizing weight, and the included carrying case protects the tripod during transport. A 3/8"-16 threaded stud on the mounting platform lets you attach a head of your choice.

Benro Mach3 TMA38CL Specs

Key Specs
Load Capacity
35.3 lb / 16 kg
Head Mount Type
3/8"-16 Male
Maximum Working Height
69.7" / 177 cm
Minimum Working Height
14" / 35.6 cm
Closed Length
23.2" / 58.9 cm
Materials
Carbon Fiber
Weight
4.3 lb / 2 kg
Leg Lock Type
Twist Lock
Leg Sections
4
Feet Features
Spiked, Retractable
General
Load Capacity
35.3 lb / 16 kg
Head Mount Type
3/8"-16 Male
Maximum Working Height
69.7" / 177 cm
Max Height without Center Column
60.2" / 152.9 cm
Minimum Working Height
14" / 35.6 cm
Closed Length
23.2" / 58.9 cm
Materials
Carbon Fiber
Weight
4.3 lb / 2 kg
Legs
Leg Lock Type
Twist Lock
Independent Leg Spread
Yes
Leg Sections
4
Feet Features
Spiked, Retractable
Center Column
Center Column Features
Removable
Center Column Sections
1
Center Column Extension Type
Rapid
Lateral / 90-Degree Center Column
No
Packaging Info
Package Weight
8.2 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
30 x 6.7 x 5.8"

Benro Mach3 TMA38CL Reviews

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question

What is the thread size on short column and what is the material of the column itself, Aluminum or Carbon ?
Asked by: Peter
The thread size is 3/8" and it is carbon fiber.
Answered by: Rob
Date published: 2019-08-06

question

Is anyone using the RRS BH-55 with the Benro TMA38CL tripod ? If so any issue with 77mm Ball base vs the tripod mounting plate dia of 56 mm ?
Asked by: Peter
This combination works very well. The plate mount on the BH-55 is Arca type size making the 77mm ball base irrelevant.
Answered by: Lenny
Date published: 2022-12-22

Can I mount my Manfrotto 410 tilt head to this ...

Can I mount my Manfrotto 410 tilt head to this tripod?
Asked by: Larry
A Manfrotto 410 head can certainly mount onto this tripod.
Answered by: Kirk
Date published: 2022-12-22

What are the diameters of the leg sections?

What are the diameters of the leg sections?
Asked by: Ajit
The four leg section diameters are: 1.285", 1.125", 1.0", .860".
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2022-12-22

question

How long is the short column?
Asked by: Stephen
The center column affects the height of the tripod about 9 .
Answered by: Dennis A L.
Date published: 2022-12-22

What is height with only 3 of the four leg ...

What is height with only 3 of the four leg sections extended (with the lowest section collapsed) and the center column not extended?
Asked by: Jeffrey
I measured exactly 45” to the mount.
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2022-12-19

question

Is the TMA38CL just a slightly longer version of the TMA38C?
Asked by: Adam
Yes, the TMA38CL is 8 longer than the now discontinued TMA38C.
Answered by: Dennis A L.
Date published: 2018-08-26

question

Can I use it as monod? It is not specified in the description, but on the manufacturer's website it says yes
Asked by: Rafael Antonio
Unfortunately not, this tripod model does not offer a built-in monopod.
Answered by: Andrea O.
Date published: 2018-12-17
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