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Prima Photo Big Travel Tripod (Black)

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Prima Photo Big Travel Tripod (Black)
Key Features
  • Load Capacity: 17.6 lb
  • Max Height: 53.9"
  • Min Height: 16.5"
  • Leg Sections: 5
The Big Travel Tripod from Prima Photo offers the traveling photographer a strong and capable camera support in a lightweight and compact build. The tripod features a maximum height of 53.9", a minimum height of 16.5", holds up to 17.6 lb and weighs only 3.6 lb. The Big Travel Tripod is actually two supports in one as one of the legs may be detached from the tripod and joined with the center column to form a functional full-size monopod.
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Prima Photo PHTRBBK Overview

The Big Travel Tripod from Prima Photo offers the traveling photographer a strong and capable camera support in a lightweight and compact build. The tripod features a maximum height of 53.9", a minimum height of 16.5", holds up to 17.6 lb and weighs only 3.6 lb. The Big Travel Tripod is actually two supports in one as one of the legs may be detached from the tripod and joined with the center column to form a functional full-size monopod.

Each tripod leg uses a twist lock configuration to extend each of the five leg sections. Additionally, the tripod's legs can be set independently in three different positions, allowing the tripod to sit lower to the ground for dramatic landscape, macro and portrait photos.

The included ball head uses separate head and pan locks and features a friction adjustment for controlling the speed and movement of the ball. An Arca-type compatible quick release plate with a 1/4"-20 camera screw is included in the kit, along with a durable carry case with a shoulder strap for storage and transport.

Prima Photo PHTRBBK Specs

General
Load Capacity17.6 lb (8 kg)
Maximum Height53.9" (136.9 cm)
Minimum Height16.5" (41.9 cm)
Folded LengthNot specified by manufacturer
Weight3.64 lb (1.6 kg)
Head
Head TypeBall Head
Quick ReleaseArca-type
Legs
MaterialAluminum
Head Attachment FittingNot specified by manufacturer
Leg Stages/Sections5
Leg Lock TypeTwist Lock
Independent Leg SpreadYes, 3 positions
Spiked/Retractable FeetNo
Center BraceNo
Center Column
Center Column TypeRapid type, sliding action
Center Column Sections2
Bubble LevelYes
Packaging Info
Package Weight4.7 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)17.8 x 4.8 x 4.7"

Prima Photo PHTRBBK Reviews

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question

What is the folded length of this tripod ?
Asked by: Catherine J.
16.5 inc.
Answered by: Harold T.
Date published: 2018-08-26

question

Where can I buy spare quick release plate?
Asked by: Harold
Not any arca-swiss plate fits. You need to buy from B & H specifically for this brand which costs 16.00 a piece.
Answered by: Harold T.
Date published: 2018-08-26

question

Is this tripod a cheaper version of the Manfrotto Element Big?
Asked by: Anonymous
It is not the cheaper version. It is the same, except the name plate.
Answered by: Harold T.
Date published: 2018-08-26

question

Can it handle 7D with EF 24-105mm f/4L lens?
Asked by: Grace
It can hold 17 lbs. so it can virtually hold any camera/lens combination under 5000.00
Answered by: Harold T.
Date published: 2018-08-26

question

How long is it folded? How long is bag?
Asked by: Dwight F.
I measure it with a ruler. It is 16-1/4 In. when folded.
Answered by: Harold T.
Date published: 2018-08-26

question

Is it possible to put a monopod base on the center post? The center post would then become a monopod. I need to be able to make the monopod more stable on the ground when I use the center post as a monopod. Thanks!
Asked by: Karen
No the center column of this Prima Photo Big Travel Tripod cannot be converted into a monopod. Instead, one of the tripod legs is removable and the tripod head is added to create the built-in monopod, rather than using the center column.
Answered by: Andrea O.
Date published: 2018-08-26

question

Is the hex screw at the center of the mount removeable? with it present i can fit an arca peak design plate into the mount but i cannot easily slide the camera in and out.
Asked by: Michael S.
So that we may best assist you, please email us at [email protected]
Answered by: Dennis A L.
Date published: 2018-08-26

question

I just purchased this tripod and I am looking for extra Quick-Release Plates. What plate can I use?
Asked by: Jordan C.
Any arca compatible plate should work. I bought a really cheap plate that worked and also use the Peak Design Capture plate for hiking that is also arca compatible... both worked well.
Answered by: Shane B.
Date published: 2018-08-26
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