• Flexible shooting with 2 leg angles
• Durable aluminium adjustable leg locks
• Firm grip thanks to rubber leg warmers
• Smoother movement with Fluid Drag System
• Tripod with head made to Italian quality standards
This version of 290 light is a tripod with head for vlogger and mobile journalist that features the new Befree live fluid video head. This video tripod kit combines great performances and innovative design touches with total durability. The new befree live video head provide professional fluidity on pan & tilt ensuring you’ll have an intuitive video tripod set that will stand the test of time. A clever compact and lightweight design makes it especially easy to carry.
Great user-friendly design features include aluminium leg tubes, built to stay completely rigid for your peace of mind when up. Top castings enhance its stability even further, and aluminium leg locking levers give you the flexibility to tighten as needed. This makes the tripod with fluid head reliable even with heavy use over time. You can have great flexibility to create the perfect footage by adjusting the 2 leg angles and levelling with the centre column. The Manfrotto designed rubber leg warmer increase the grip and makes it very handy.
This tripod with fluid head also comes with the smallest and most lightweight video head in the Manfrotto range. The Befree Live Fluid Head has a dedicated sliding plate to perfectly balance the latest camcorders, DSLRs or mirrorless cameras with video capabilities and it has awesome fluidity on Pan & Tilt thanks to the fluid drag system inherited from all the Manfrotto Video head range. The Befree Live Fluid head is extremely portable and weights just 0.38kg, yet it can support a payload of up to 4kg giving the possibility to better control your movements during your video footage.
Warranty: 10 years
This products is warranted to be fit for the purpose for which it has been designed, and to be free from defects in materials and workmanship. This guarantee does not cover the product against subsequent damage or misuse. The period of validity of the Standard Limited Warranty is defined by the law in force in the country, state or region where the product is sold. Please retain your receipt as proof of purchase to repair your product under warranty.
How to get an extra warranty coverage
Beyond the standard compulsory coverage outlined above, this product is eligible for a warranty extension valid up to 10 years from the date of purchase. The Limited Conventional Warranty Extension does not affect the standard compulsory coverage. To take advantage of the warranty extension scheme, you must register your purchase at warranty.manfrotto.com.
Weight 1800 g
Safety Payload 4 kg
Minimum Height 42.5 cm
Maximum Height 146 cm
Maximum Height (with Center Column Down) 127 cm
Closed Length 59.5 cm
Head Type Video/Fluid Head
Legs Tube Diameter 15.5, 19, 22.5 mm
Leg Sections 3
Base Diameter 43 mm
Leg Angles 23°, 51°
Attachment 1/4" screw, 3/8" screw
Ball Locking Yes
Bubble Spirit Level (No.) 1
Center Column rapid
Easy Link No
Friction Control No
Independent Pan Lock yes
Independent Tilt Lock no
Leg Type Single
Leg Lock Type Flip Lock
Maximum Working Temperature 60 C
Minimum Working Temperature -30 C
Pan Drag fluid cartridge with fixed drag
Panoramic Rotation 360
Plate Type 501PL
Quick Release Yes
Tilt Drag fluid cartridge with fixed drag
Upper Disc Diameter 36 mm