The RST-283 is the next generation Redsnapper tripod. It takes the original highly popular RS-283 and improves upon an already superb tripod.All movements have been attended to and are now much slicker, the locks are more compact and easier to use and the finish is among the best on the market.This is a 3 section professional aluminium tripod that is both robust and lightweight – It is an ideal ‘all rounder’ that due to it’s 28mm diameter tubing and all metal construction is an extremely stable support that is suitable for most equipment set ups.The center pole is reversable allowing your camera to be positioned close to the ground OR you can change to the optional short center column that is included to get you ‘low down’ but the right way up! It also has a sprung loaded hook to hang a weight from to give more stability to the tripod.The tripod comes with a quality hard wearing case & strap.This latest generation of Redsnapper tripods have been completely revised with new features and materials in order to offer lighter, faster and more stable supports.The Anti Leg Rotation system is used on all aluminium models. Thanks to this and the more compact ‘twist and grip’ locks these tripods are incredibly quick to operate and the height can be easily and precisely adjusted. One grip and turn locks or unlocks each section.The rubber foot has the advantage of converting to a metal spike for secure footing by simply screwing it up its fixing.RSH-528 3-way panning head. A quality 3-way panning head with rubber grip handles for ease and comfort in use. The 80mm QR plate clips centrally but can be slid forwards or backwards and locked for close up work. A central spirit level allows you to level your tripod..