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    Vanguard Alta+ 264AO Aluminum Tripod

    Item # WX2-181360

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    Vanguard® Alta+ 264AO Aluminum Tripod. Only 4 1/2 pounds, and so compact... the ultimate "light and tight" tripod!

    Designed by professional photographers to meet the most demanding requirements! And all in a sleek, stylish package.

    Perfect for air travel and backpacking, the Alta+ sports independently adjustable leg angles to help you deal with unforgiving terrain, plus non-slip rubber feet to keep it firmly in place. Advanced camera vibration and shock control helps eliminate blur, too!

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    • Lightweight aluminum alloy construction for strength without the heft
    • Extended height: 70 1/8". Folded height: 25 3/8"
    • Legs adjust to 25°, 50°, and 80° angles for tricky terrain and low-angle shots
    • Tilt: +90° to -60°
    • Handy leveling bubble
    • High-quality magnesium die-cast canopy
    • 360° swivel
    • 2-way pan head
    • No-slip rubber feet
    • Removable hook for hanging accessories
    • Includes deluxe carry strap. Weighs 4 1/2 lbs. 11 lb. loading capacity.

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    Vanguard Alta CA 203AGH Aluminum Alloy Camera Tripod with Pistol Grip Ball Head

    Item # WX2-597628

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    Vanguard® Alta CA 203AGH Aluminum Alloy Camera Tripod with Pistol Grip Ball Head. Proof positive that pro performance doesn't have to cost an arm and a leg.

    Designed for the enthusiast photographer, the Alta CA 203AGH Tripod with 3-section legs features a magnesium alloy canopy and head that make it lightweight, and without sacrificing load capacity. The legs can all be adjusted individually to 4 different angles (20°, 40°, 60°, and 80°) for uneven terrain and low angle shooting.

    The Alta CA features Quick-Flip leg locks that allow you to reposition the Tripod in seconds, making sure you never miss a shot. The anti-shock ring prevents damage that can be caused by camera vibration and will eliminate any worries you might have about your equipment falling from the tripod during transportation.

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    • Height range: 49 1/4"-61 5/8"
    • Folded height: 24 3/4"
    • Weight: 3 1/2 lbs.
    • Maximum load capacity: 11 lbs.
    • No. of leg sections: 3
    • Leg diameter: 3/4"
    • Head: GH-30 pistol grip ball head
    • Bubble level: Yes
    • Swivel: 360°
    • Tilt: +30° to -90° +90° to -50°
    • Legs adjust to 20°, 40°, 60° and 80°
    • Quick-flip leg locks for fast set-up
    • Anti-shock ring prevents damage from vibration

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    Vanguard® ABEO 243AV Aluminum Alloy Video Tripod

    Item # WX2-293530

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    Vanguard® ABEO 243AV Aluminum Alloy Video Tripod. The ultimate in lightweight, affordable performance in the studio or the field.

    Solid, secure, and easy to use, the ABEO 243AV is the pro's choice for performance on a budget. The included PH-113V video pan head performs like a head costing much more, and the legs adjust to 25°, 50° and 80° angles.

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    • Folded height: 26 5/8"
    • Extended height: 61 3/4"
    • Maximum load: 8.8 lbs. (4 kg)
    • Legs adjust to 25°, 50°, and 80° angle
    • Anti-spin central column
    • Thick foam grips
    • Includes PH-113V video pan head
    • Weighs 4 1/2 lbs.

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    Vanguard® Alta+ 263AGH Aluminum Alloy Tripod

    Item # WX2-293532

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    Vanguard® Alta+ 263AGH Aluminum Alloy Tripod. Picture this: extraordinarily smooth, versatile, lightweight performance. It's all here.

    Lightweight and compact, it's no wonder Vanguard®'s Alta+ Tripod with aluminum alloy legs and innovative pistol grip head is a favorite around the world. Alta+ was designed by professional photographers to meet the most demanding requirements - all in a sleek, modern design.

    With uncompromising quality and function, Alta+ combines exceptional stability, durability, ease of use that every photographer demands. Plus, its legs adjust to 25°, 50° and 80° angles for low-angle shots. Its GH-100 pistol grip-style ball head enables ultra-fast, secure and precise camera or spotting scope positioning.

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    • Extremely lightweight... just 4 lbs., 12 ozs... for easy use in the field
    • Pistol grip / ball head enables comfortable one-hand operation
    • Friction Control System modifies ball head friction with ease
    • Legs adjust to 25°, 50° and 80° angles
    • Folded length: 26 3/8"
    • Extended height: 51 1/2"-64 5/8"
    • Aluminum legs are 26mm in diameter
    • Max. load: 15 lbs., 7 ozs. (7 kg).

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    Vanguard Alta+ 233AO Aluminum Tripod

    Item # WX2-181359

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    Vanguard® Alta+ 233AO Aluminum Tripod. Only 3 1/2 pounds, and so compact... the ultimate "light and tight" tripod!

    Designed by professional photographers to meet the most demanding requirements! And all in a sleek, stylish package. Perfect for air travel and backpacking, the Alta+ sports independently adjustable leg angles to help you deal with unforgiving terrain, plus non-slip rubber feet to keep it firmly in place. Advanced camera vibration and shock control helps eliminate blur, too!

    Give the Alta a tri:

    • Lightweight aluminum alloy construction for strength without the heft
    • Extended height: 57 1/8". Folded height: 24"
    • Legs adjust to 25°, 50°, and 80° angles for tricky terrain and low-angle shots
    • Tilt: +90° to -60°
    • Handy leveling bubble
    • High-quality magnesium die-cast canopy
    • 360° swivel
    • 2-way pan head
    • No-slip rubber feet
    • Removable hook for hanging accessories
    • Includes deluxe carry strap. Weighs 3 1/2 lbs. 6 1/2 lb. loading capacity.

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    Vanguard Alta CA 233AP Aluminum Alloy Panhead Camera Tripod

    Item # WX2-597626

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    Vanguard® Alta CA 233AP Aluminum Alloy Panhead Camera Tripod. Pro performance at a budget-friendly price.

    Designed for the enthusiast photographer, the Alta CA Tripod features a magnesium alloy canopy and head that make it lightweight - and without sacrificing load capacity. The legs can all be adjusted individually to 4 different angles (20°, 40°, 60°, and 80°) for uneven terrain and low angle shooting.

    The Alta CA features Quick-Flip leg locks that allow you to reposition the Tripod in seconds, making sure you never miss a shot. The anti-shock ring prevents damage that can be caused by camera vibration and will eliminate any worries you might have about your equipment falling from the tripod during transportation.

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    • Height range: 48 5/8"-61"
    • Folded height: 24 1/4"
    • Weight: 3.33 lbs.
    • Maximum load capacity: 11 lbs.
    • No. of leg sections: 3
    • Leg diameter: 0.9"
    • Head: PH-33 Pan head
    • Bubble level: Yes
    • Swivel: 360°
    • Tilt: +90° to -60°
    • Legs adjust to 20°, 40°, 60° and 80°
    • Quick-flip leg locks for fast set-up
    • Anti-shock ring prevents damage from vibration

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    Vanguard Alta CA 204AGH Aluminum Alloy Camera Tripod with Pistol Grip Ball Head

    Item # WX2-597627

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    Vanguard® Alta CA 204AGH Aluminum Alloy Camera Tripod with Pistol Grip Ball Head. Pro performance, "hobby" price tag.

    Designed for the enthusiast photographer, the Alta CA 204AGH Tripod with 4-section legs features a magnesium alloy canopy and head that make it lightweight - and without sacrificing load capacity. The legs can all be adjusted individually to 4 different angles (20°, 40°, 60°, and 80°) for uneven terrain and low angle shooting.

    The Alta CA features Quick-Flip leg locks that allow you to reposition the Tripod in seconds, making sure you never miss a shot. The anti-shock ring prevents damage that can be caused by camera vibration and will eliminate any worries you might have about your equipment falling from the tripod during transportation.

    The snapshot:

    • Height range: 51 1/8"-61 1/8"
    • Folded height: 22 5/8"
    • Weight: 3 1/2 lbs.
    • Maximum load capacity: 11 lbs.
    • No. of leg sections: 4
    • Leg diameter: 3/4"
    • Head: GH-30 pistol grip ball head
    • Bubble level: Yes
    • Swivel: 360°
    • Tilt: +30° to -90° +90° to -50°
    • Legs adjust to 20°, 40°, 60° and 80°
    • Quick-flip leg locks for fast set-up
    • Anti-shock ring prevents damage from vibration

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    Vanguard Alta CA 203AP Aluminum Alloy Panhead Tripod

    Item # WX2-597630

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    Vanguard® Alta CA 203AP Aluminum Alloy Panhead Tripod. Pro performance for the hobbyist photographer on a dime.

    Designed for the enthusiast photographer, the Alta CA 203AP Tripod with 3-section legs features a magnesium alloy canopy and head that make it lightweight - and without sacrificing load capacity. The legs can all be adjusted individually to 4 different angles (20°, 40°, 60°, and 80°) for uneven terrain and low angle shooting.

    The Alta CA features Quick-Flip leg locks that allow you to reposition the Tripod in seconds, making sure you never miss a shot. The anti-shock ring prevents damage that can be caused by camera vibration and will eliminate any worries you might have about your equipment falling from the tripod during transportation.

    The snapshot:

    • Height range: 48 5/8"-61"
    • Folded height: 24 1/4"
    • Weight: 3 lbs., 3 ozs.
    • Maximum load capacity: 11 lbs.
    • No. of leg sections: 3
    • Leg diameter: 3/4"
    • Head: PH-33 Pan head
    • Bubble level: Yes
    • Swivel: 360°
    • Tilt: +90° to -60°
    • Legs adjust to 20°, 40°, 60° and 80°
    • Quick-flip leg locks for fast set-up
    • Anti-shock ring prevents damage from vibration

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    Vanguard; Alta CA 233AGH Aluminum Alloy Camera Tripod with Pistol Grip Ball Head

    Item # WX2-597624

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    Vanguard® Alta CA 233AGH Aluminum Alloy Camera Tripod with Pistol Grip Ball Head. Pro performance, "amateur" price tag.

    Designed for the enthusiast photographer, the Alta CA Tripod features a magnesium alloy canopy and head that make it lightweight - and without sacrificing load capacity. The legs can all be adjusted individually to 4 different angles (20°, 40°, 60°, and 80°) for uneven terrain and low angle shooting.

    The Alta CA features Quick-Flip leg locks that allow you to reposition the Tripod in seconds, making sure you never miss a shot. The anti-shock ring prevents damage that can be caused by camera vibration and will eliminate any worries you might have about your equipment falling from the tripod during transportation.

    The snapshot:

    • Height range: 49 1/4"-61 5/8"
    • Folded height: 24 3/4"
    • Weight: 3.55 lbs.
    • Maximum load capacity: 11 lbs.
    • No. of leg sections: 3
    • Leg diameter: 0.9"
    • Head: GH-30 pistol grip ball head
    • Bubble level: Yes
    • Swivel: 360°
    • Tilt: +30° to -90° +90° to -50°
    • Legs adjust to 20°, 40°, 60° and 80°
    • Quick-flip leg locks for fast set-up
    • Anti-shock ring prevents damage from vibration

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    Vanguard® ABEO 283AV Aluminum Alloy Video Tripod

    Item # WX2-293531

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    Vanguard® ABEO 283AV Aluminum Alloy Video Tripod. Impressive performance in an affordable, lightweight unit.

    Solid. Secure. Sleek. It's no wonder the ABEO Series is one of Vanguard®'s most anticipated professional Tripods. Whether you're shooting still or video or both, ABEO is built to support with unwavering reliability and stability thanks to premium magnesium die-cast construction.

    Its legs adjust to 25°, 50° and 80° angles quickly and securely via an ergonomic release button. Quick-flip leg locks enable fast set-up. ABEO enables unique shots, too, with an easy-to-set up low-angle adaptor.

    Snapshot:
    • Impressive support for heavy loading weight (supports up to 8.8 lbs.)
    • Legs adjust to 25°, 50°, and 80° angle with an ergonomic release button
    • Thick foam on legs enables a secure grip even in slippery weather
    • Anti-twist central column stays in position
    • Rubber feet for changing terrains
    • Folded height: 28 3/8"
    • Extended height: 66 1/2"
    • Maximum load: 8.8 lbs. (4 kg)
    • Includes PH-113V
    • Weighs 5 1/2 lbs.

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    Rapid Pivot Adjustable Tripod, 10-13"

    Item # WX2-649113

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    Rapid Pivot 10-13" Tripod. 360° of stabilized shooting!

    The shot you need, wherever your adventures take you. Legs move silently and independently to achieve the position you need for the situation. Make the shot, without sending your trophy running.

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    • Lightweight, streamlined and whisper-quiet
    • Seamless tempered aluminum for superior strength
    • Rapid pivot flexible attachment yoke
    • Socket sling stud mount
    • Adjust tilt, swivel and elevation
    • 10" to 13" height.

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    Rapid Pivot Adjustable Tripod, 25-45"

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    Rapid Pivot 25-45" Tripod. 360° of stabilized shooting!

    The shot you need, wherever your adventures take you. Legs move silently and independently to achieve the position you need for the situation. Make the shot, without sending your trophy running.

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    • Lightweight, streamlined and whisper-quiet
    • Seamless tempered aluminum for superior strength
    • Rapid pivot flexible attachment yoke
    • Quick connector
    • Adjust tilt, swivel and elevation
    • 25" to 45" height

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    Rapid Pivot Adjustable Tripod, 36-64"

    Item # H5A-649115

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    Rapid Pivot 36-64" Tripod. 360° of stabilized shooting!

    The shot you need, wherever your adventures take you. Legs move silently and independently to achieve the position you need for the situation. Make the shot, without sending your trophy running.

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    • Lightweight, streamlined and whisper-quiet
    • Seamless tempered aluminum for superior strength
    • Rapid pivot flexible attachment yoke
    • Quick connector
    • Adjust tilt, swivel and elevation
    • 36" to 64" height

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    Rapid Pivot Adjustable Tripod, 25-43"

    Item # WX2-649117

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    Rapid Pivot 25-43" Tripod. Adjustable to your preferred shooting position!

    The shot you need, wherever your adventures take you. Legs move silently and independently to achieve the position you need for the situation. Make the shot, without sending your trophy running. Easy to use, and easy on your shooting budget when you get yours HERE!

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    • Lightweight, streamlined and whisper-quiet
    • Seamless tempered aluminum for superior strength
    • Quickly attach and detach from your forearm sling stud
    • Pivoting action allows you to follow moving game
    • Adjust tilt, swivel and elevation
    • 25" to 43" height

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