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SmallRig 4221 Travel Video Tripod Kit

BH #SM4221 • MFR #4221
SmallRig 4221 Travel Video Tripod Kit
Key Features
  • Load Capacity: 8.8 lb
  • Max Height: 63", Folded Length: 16.1"
  • Leg Sections: 4, Weight: 3 lb
  • Ball Head with Pan and Friction Knobs
Keep your video capture treks lightweight with the 4221 Travel Video Tripod Kit from SmallRig. This kit pairs the 4170 Video Head with a compact carbon fiber tripod. This lightweight system weighs only 3 lb yet supports up to 8.8 lb, providing a portable support for professional photographers, videographers, and vloggers. It reaches a maximum height of 63" when using the center column, folds down to 16.1" for easy transport in the included carrying bag, and features a detachable leg that combines with the ball head to form a monopod.
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SmallRig Travel Video Tripod Kit Overview

Keep your video capture treks lightweight with the 4221 Travel Video Tripod Kit from SmallRig. This kit pairs the 4170 Video Head with a compact carbon fiber tripod. This lightweight system weighs only 3 lb yet supports up to 8.8 lb, providing a portable support for professional photographers, videographers, and vloggers. It reaches a maximum height of 63" when using the center column, folds down to 16.1" for easy transport in the included carrying bag, and features a detachable leg that combines with the ball head to form a monopod.

The compact ball head provides 360°of pan and 145° of tilt, and its quick release Arca-type plate has a 1/4"-20 camera screw. Other features include two 1/4"-20 threads on the legs for accessories or extension arms and three adjustable, individual leg angles.

Portable Travel Tripod
  • Lightweight, portable carbon fiber tripod and mini ball head system.
  • Weighs just 3 lb but supports up to 8.8 lb camera rigs.
  • Arca-type quick release plate with a 1/4"-20 camera screw.
  • Two 1/4"-20 threads enable you to mount accessories like articulating arms.
Versatile Height Range
  • Provides a maximum working height of 63" when used with the center column.
  • Each tripod leg adjusts individually in three angles: 23, 55, and 85°
  • Folds down to 16.1" for easy carrying.

SmallRig Travel Video Tripod Kit Specs

Key Specs
Camera Plate Features
Quick Release
Camera Plate Type
Arca-type
Camera Mounting Screw
1x 1/4"-20 Male
Counter Balance
No
Drag Type
Friction
Load Capacity
8.8 lb / 4 kg
Maximum Working Height
63.0" / 160 cm
Minimum Working Height
22.0" / 56 cm
Closed Length
16.1" / 41 cm
Materials
Aluminum, Carbon Fiber, Plastic, Stainless Steel
Leg Lock Type
Flip Lock
Leg Sections
4
Feet Features
Spiked
Camera Attachment
Camera Plate Features
Quick Release
Camera Plate Type
Arca-type
Camera Mounting Screw
1x 1/4"-20 Male
Head
Base Mount
3/8"-16 Female with 1/4"-20 Bushing Adapter
Proprietary
Roll Adjustment
No
Counter Balance
No
Pan Handle Fittings
2x Rosette
Included Pan Handle Length
6.9 to 9.4" / 175 to 240 mm
Bubble Level
1
Accessory Mounting
2x 1/4"-20 Female Thread
Base Diameter
1.5" / 37 mm
Height
3.5" / 88.00 mm
Pan & Tilt
Drag Control
Pan: Fixed
Tilt: Fixed
Drag Type
Friction
Vertical Tilt
+90° to -55°
Panning Range
360°
Independent Pan Lock
Yes
Independent Tilt Lock
Yes
Lateral Tilt
No
General
Load Capacity
8.8 lb / 4 kg
Maximum Working Height
63.0" / 160 cm
Minimum Working Height
22.0" / 56 cm
Closed Length
16.1" / 41 cm
Materials
Aluminum, Carbon Fiber, Plastic, Stainless Steel
Weight
3.02 lb / 1.37 kg
Legs
Leg Lock Type
Flip Lock
Leg Positions
3 Positions
Independent Leg Spread
Yes
Leg Sections
4
Bubble Level
Yes
Feet Features
Spiked
Spreader
No
Center Column
Center Column Features
Removable
Center Column Sections
1
Packaging Info
Package Weight
3.65 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
14.8 x 4.4 x 4.4"

SmallRig Travel Video Tripod Kit Reviews

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Is this tripod suitable for vertical portrits as ...

Is this tripod suitable for vertical portrits as well? Looking for a video + stills tripod.
Asked by: Leslie
The SmallRig 4221 Travel Video Tripod Kit has a fluid head without a ballhead. For shooting vertical, the camera will need to be turned on its side with either a cage or an L-bracket.
Answered by: JonathanS
Date published: 2023-12-07
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