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Benro has just announced its A100EXU Compact Digital Travel Tripod Kit. Slightly shorter than the existing Benro A150EX Aluminum Digital Tripod, this new kit conveniently fits in virtually all 16” wide bags. It only weighs 1.9 lbs, but extends to 40,7” and can easily support cameras up to 4.4 lbs. Its reversible centre column also splits to permit shooting at 7.5”. Outfitted with a precision matched ball head, the Benro A100EXU is available for $66.
Benro Press Release
Benro Introduces New Compact Tripod Kit
Affordable new kit expands the range of small and portable aluminum tripods designed for use with today’s popular digital cameras
North White Plains, NY – May 1, 2012 – Benro, manufacturer of tripods, monopods and heads designed for today’s demanding professional photographer and filmmakers, announces the new super compact, sturdy and lightweight Benro A100EXU Compact Digital Travel Tripod Kit.
“This new Benro Compact Digital Travel Tripod Kit has been designed for photographers who want a super compact tripod to travel with them that will easily fold and fit in spaces other tripods won’t,” said Jan Lederman, President of MAC Group. “This newest addition to the Benro Aluminum Digital Tripod family is the ideal choice for the modern digital photographer who demands reliable stability for sharp photos and videos at an affordable price.”
Slightly shorter than the incredibly popular Benro A150EX Aluminum Digital Tripod kit, this new tripod conveniently fits in virtually all 16” wide bags. It only weighs 1.9 lbs, but can easily support cameras up to 4.4 lbs.
Portable tripod packs well in only 15.4” of space folded, but extends to an ample 40.7” in height.
Three position leg angles allow fast height adjustment and low level photography.
Reversible center column also splits to permit shooting at 7.5”.
A standard wing-nut style center column locking collar provides ease of use and extra strength.
Quick Lock four-section aluminum legs makes set-up and packing fast.
Thick layer closed-cell nitrile butadiene rubber provides a comfortable yet firm leg grip.
Rubber feet retract to expose steel spikes to insure the tripod sits solid on almost any terrain.
Precision matched ballhead with bubble level provides single action control of camera placement.
Oversize Camera Plate with Dual-Lock Quick Release System.
Suggested retail price for the new Benro A100EXU Compact Digital Travel Tripod Kit is $66. For more information visit http://www.BenroUSA.com
Originally founded in 1996 as a cooperative tripod manufacturer, Benro developed and began marketing its own brand name - Benro Professional Tripods and Heads - in 2002. Since that time Benro Precision Photography Industry Co. Ltd. has received numerous accolades and praise for product and design features.
Benro continuously strives to develop lighter and stronger award-winning products to meet the needs of the most demanding professional photographers. By gathering input from photographers worldwide, Benro has been able to engineer photographic products designed for use by working professionals.
Benro’s™ mission statement is simple: our products are designed and built to provide value and performance for any photographer and to meet or exceed the needs and demands of professional photographers worldwide. To see the complete selection of Benro products, visit http://www.BenroUSA.com.
Benro products are exclusively distributed by MAC Group (http://www.MACgroupUS.com) in the USA.