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SLIK announces the 515QF heavy duty, all metal tripod

SLIK introduces the new 515QF, a heavy duty tripod for cameras up to 11 lbs or 5 kg. The 515QF comes with an all-metal Digital Balance Pro head with long slide quick release plate. The plate remains attached to the camera and slides into a locking groove making mounting and dismounting the camera fast and simple. The tripod is equipped with rugged all-metal 515 legs that feature an adjustable and lockable mid-level spreader to keep all legs at the same angle. The SLIK 515QF comes with a 3 years warranty and a list price of $299.95...

PRESS SUMMARY

Check-out the current Slik tripods at Shopping.comThe SLIK 515QF features the new all-metal Digital Balance PRO head with long slide quick release plate. The plate remains attached to the camera and slides into a present locking groove making mounting and dismounting the camera fast and simple.

This long slide quick release is important to properly balance the camera with heavy batteries, lights, or other accessories attached. The fluid effect pan head has a long pan-handle giving excellent leverage for smooth professional movements. Separate pan and tilt locks allow the camera movements to be independently locked.

The SLIK 515QF uses the classic rugged all-metal 515 legs that feature an adjustable and lockable mid-level spreader to keep all legs at the same angle and a crank center column for easy height adjustments. In addition, the SLIK 515QF legs have a easy-to-grip rubber twist-lock legs to handle heavy loads. Rubber anti-slide feet make the 515QF a more stable platform on smooth or polished floors.
The durability of this tripod make it excellent for educational A/V uses or other environments that demand a tough video tripod.

Additional information: Check-out the current Slik tripods at Shopping.com
May 15, 2009
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