The TAD18A Series 1 Adventure Aluminum Tripod from Benro supports up to 17.6 lb, weighs 3.1 lb, extends up to 56.5″, and folds down to 19.3″. Its 4-section legs use flip lock levers for adjusting the height of each leg. A foam grip on one of the legs enables you to securely hold the tripod and protects your hand during cold weather. A 3/8″-16 thread on top of the tripod allows you to attach any compatible tripod head of your choice. A carrying case with a shoulder strap is included to protect the tripod during transport.