Manfrotto Befree Advanced Travel Aluminum Tripod with 494 Ball Head (Twist Locks, Red)

A fast, and easy to use tripod with maximum ergonomics is the Manfrotto Befree Advanced Travel Aluminium Tripod with the 494 Ball Head for smooth panning when being in action. This kit is the ideal solution as it features the M-lock twist locking system for a much responsive setup; a leg-angle selector that allows every photographer being left and right-handed to change shooting perspectives by easily setting the three independent leg positions accordingly for more creative shots; a new spider developed to ensure perfect stability on all types of terrain and also provides an Easy Link that allows photographers to add additional accessories. Mainly, with all its advantages it only weighs 1.5 kg, but very much powerful to hold up to 8 kg of photographic equipment and it has a maximum working height of 150 cm.
The Befree Advanced Travel Aluminium Tripod is also equipped with Manfrotto’s Advanced 494 aluminium center ball head that’s quite powerful and intuitive, allowing a quick and precise camera movement. With 3 independent controls on it which is the main knob for managing the sphere lock, an integrated friction control knob that’s adjusts the ball tension for perfect balance of equipment weight and an independent panoramic knob that keeps the horizon flat and moves the camera horizontally – to get those superb landscape shots. You can travel anywhere with this lightweight Befree Advanced tripod as it’s a solid and very much easy to set-up.

  • Load Capacity: 8 kg
  • Max Height: 150 cm
  • Folded Length: 40 cm
  • Leg Sections: 4
  • Weight: 1.5 kg
  • 494 Ball Head with Pan & Friction Knobs
  • RC2 and Arca-Type Compatible QR Plate
  • M-Lock Twist Leg Locks
  • Easy Link Attachment and Integrated Hook
  • Three Leg Angles with Side-Pull Selector
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R4,300.00
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  • Weighs 1.5 kg, can hold up to 8 kg of gear.
  • Four leg sections which extend and fasten via its twist locks.
  • Maximum height of 150 cm, folds down to 40 cm in length for storage.
  • Aluminum-alloy construction.
  • Side button allows you to select between three different leg angles.
  • Ball head with separate pan lock and friction control knobs.
  • Quick release plate compatible with both RC2 and Arca-type systems, excluding the 804-3W and MH804-3W tripod heads.
  • Rubberized feet provide increased stability on most surfaces.
  • Easy Link attachment for use with optional accessories.
  • Integrated hook for weighing down and stabilizing tripod during use.
  • Manfrotto Befree Advanced Travel Aluminum Tripod with 494
  • Ball Head (Twist Locks, Red)
  • Manfrotto 494 Ball Head with 200PL-PRO Quick Release Plate
  • Padded Tripod Bag
Tripod Head
Head TypeBall Head
Base Mount3/8"-16 Thread
Camera Mounting Screw1/4"-20 Male
Quick Release Plate Type200PL
Number of Bubble Level(s)Not Specified by Manufacturer
Friction ControlYes
Independent Pan LockYes
Pan & Tilt Range
Lateral Tilt-90° to +40°
Vertical Tilt-90° to +40°
General
Load Capacity8 kg
Maximum Working Height150 cm
Max Height without Center Column133 cm
Minimum Working HeightNot Specified by Manufacturer
Folded Length40 cm
MaterialsAluminum Alloy
Weight1.5 kg
Legs
Leg Lock TypeTwist Lock
Leg Positions3 Positions
Independent Leg SpreadYes
Leg Sections4
Tripod Feet FeaturesRubber
Center Column
Center Column FeaturesBallast Hook
Lateral / 90-Degree Center ColumnNo
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