Travel Tripods

How compact can a tripod be when it is folded up? The UT Series is the answer that represents the maximum pursuit of all design possibilities. The legs consist of 6 sections, meaning the the length of each leg is shorter when folded. Legs can be folded by reversing 180 degrees, giving the UT Series tripod the form of an acrobat. Capable of being opened to eye-level height, making this tripod ideal as a travel companion. The expansion ratio - the relation between the size when folded and maximum expansion - is an astonishing 5. While the UT tripod is normally used with a ball head, a version with a 3-way pan-and-tilt head is also available.

SUB-65 3-in-1 Tripod Monopod
and Hide-Clamp set

The Velbon SUB-65 is a versatile 3-in-1 set for
photographers, videographers and birdwatchers. The SUB-
65 itself is a fully-featured tripod complete with FHD-53D
fluid panhead. The 4-section telescopic legs are multi-angle
and use Velbon’s quick-lock system for fast and easy setup,
with a maximum extended height of 161cm. A key feature
of the SUB-65 is its removable centre column, which
becomes a 5-section monopod, extending up to 164cm.
This set also includes Velbon’s acclaimed Hide-Clamp II,
which allows the centre column to be mounted on a table
or inside a bird-watching hide for steady shooting.

Max Height: Tripod 161cm / Monopod 164cm
Max Leg Height: 131cm
Min Height: 46cm
Folded Length: Tripod 53.5cm / Monopod 45cm
Tripod Weight: Tripod 2.6kg / Monopod Weight: 340g
Maximum Loading Weight: Tripod 4.5kg / Monopod 3kg
Recommended Loading Weight: 3.5kg
Leg Width: Tripod 29mm / Monopod 28mm
Leg Sections: Tripod 4 / Monopod 5
QR Plate: QB-46
Additional Information
Tripod, panhead, hide clamp, monopod,
carry case
Guarantee Period: 5 Years
Net Weight: 2.6kg

ULTREK UT-63D with QHD-63D Head

Extremely compact when folded, yet thanks to the ingenious 6-section reverse-folding legs, it can be extended to become a practical full-height (156.9cm) tripod as well as a low-level macro platform. New innovations include a 2-section telescopic centre column and 6-section legs that fold by reversing through a full 180 degrees. This allows the maximum extended height to become more than 5 times the folded length. The UT-63D tripod is an ideal travel solution as it packs small enough to fit into most bags and cases. It comes complete with Velbon’s QHD-63D Ball & Socket head and soft carrying case.

  • Ultra-compact, lightweight tripod with ball head
  • Perfect for travel and macro photography
  • Legs fold back 180° for portability
  • QHD-63D ball head with quick release plate and shoe lever
  • Folded Length: 30.5cm
  • Maximum Extended Height: 156.9cm
  • Min Height: 34.4cm
  • Top Leg Diameter: 30mm
  • Maximum Suggested Load: 6kg
  • Weight: 1.57kg

ULTREK UT 43D II with QHD-43D Head

Extremely compact when folded, yet thanks to the ingenious 6-section reverse-folding legs, it can be extended to become a practical full-height (155.3cm) tripod as well as a low-level macro platform. New innovations include a 2-section telescopic centre column and 6-section legs that fold by reversing through a full 180 degrees. This allows the maximum extended height to become more than 5 times the folded length. The UT-53D tripod is an ideal travel solution as it packs small enough to fit into most bags and cases.
It comes complete with Velbon’s QHD-53D Ball & Socket head and soft carrying case.

Ultra-compact, lightweight tripod with ball head
Perfect for travel and macro photography
Legs fold back 180° for portability
QHD-53D ball head with quick release plate and shoe lever
Folded Length: 29.8cm
Maximum Extended Height: 155.3cm
Min Height: 35.1cm
Top Leg Diameter: 27mm
Maximum Suggested Load: 4kg
QR Plate: QB-62 DIN
Additional Information
Tripod + ball & socket head, carry case, user manual
Guarantee Period: 5 Years
Net Weight: 1.34kg


 
 

ULTREK UT 53D with QHD-53D Head

Extremely compact when folded, yet thanks to the ingenious 6-section reverse-folding legs, it can be extended to become a practical full-height (155.3cm) tripod as well as a low-level macro platform. New innovations include a 2-section telescopic centre column and 6-section legs that fold by reversing through a full 180 degrees. This allows the maximum extended height to become more than 5 times the folded length. The UT-53D tripod is an ideal travel solution as it packs small enough to fit into most bags and cases.
It comes complete with Velbon’s QHD-53D Ball & Socket head and soft carrying case.

Ultra-compact, lightweight tripod with ball head
Perfect for travel and macro photography
Legs fold back 180° for portability
QHD-53D ball head with quick release plate and shoe lever
Folded Length: 29.8cm
Maximum Extended Height: 155.3cm
Min Height: 35.1cm
Top Leg Diameter: 27mm
Maximum Suggested Load: 4kg
QR Plate: QB-62 DIN
Tripod + ball & socket head, carry case, user manual
Guarantee Period: 5 Years
Net Weight: 1.34kg

 

 

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