The Manfrotto MT190X3 Aluminum Tripod is an addition to the popular 190 series, adding a Quick Power Lock System and ground level adapter. It can hold up to 15.4 lbs. of gear, and has a maximum height of 67″. The ground-level adapter replaces the center column to allow the tripod’s mounting plate to sit just 3.5″ above the ground with the legs at their widest angle. The QPL system allows the three leg sections to be completely extended with one hand for simple set up. Each leg can be set at four different angles to accommodate uneven ground or rough terrain.
The MVH500AH Fluid Video Head is smooth and precise, has a maximum weight load of 11 lbs. and professional quality fluid cartridges on both its pan and tilt axes. It has a pre-set spring-loaded counterbalance of 5.3 lbs., its lateral tilt range is -70°/+90° and it provides 360° panning rotation. The side lock system on the MVH500AH allows the binocular and sliding QR plate to click quickly into the head from above, instead of needing to be aligned and slid in from the back. This makes it easier and safer to mount your binocular on this head. The head a 500PLONG sliding balance plate with a captive 1/4″-20 tie-down screw and a 3/8″-16 adapter bushing. The MVH500AH is made from aluminum alloy and includes a bubble level and precision control handle. Weight for tripod and head is 6.4 lbs.