If you’re burning desire is for an extremely sturdy camera tripod which will support a hefty load, and is durable enough to outlast your camera equipment, you might want to check out the Three Legged Thing Evolution 3 Roger Alloy tripod. Although listing for $369, this elegant and sharp looking tripod can be found online without a head for much less.
Three Legged Thing Evolution 3 Roger Alloy
Don’t let the funny name fool you! This is a top-of-the-line camera tripod for sturdiness, durability, and ease of use! Composed of magnesium alloy and sporting a maximum load of 66.14 pounds (30kg), the fully extended height of the Evolution 3 reaches an impressive 65 inches (165cm). Its fully closed, traveling length is 15.75 inches (40cm), with a traveling weight of 3.68 pounds (1.67kg). The legs are provided in five sections using easy to operate twist locks, making for extremely fast setup and take down when you’re on the move.
Three Legged Thing markets various models of this tripod. They are perfect for studio work and some models of this series are the best tripods for travelling. The major difference between models of this series is the material used (magnesium alloy or carbon fiber) and whether or not a head is included. All Three Legged Thing tripods include strong twist action legs and useful grips for all sorts of weather conditions. All accessories, grips, and included attachments fit easily into the included canvas carry case, which also serves conveniently as ballast for the center post.
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