Designed by New Wave specifically for the plein air painter. The LCS1 tripod is a practical tripod that is for studio or outdoor painting treks. Lightweight, Compact and Sturdy. Weighs 2.9lbs, and folded measures 13.8 inches tall with a Max height of 55.5 inches. Rigid 360 degree ball head swivel mount, max load of 26.5lbs. Features dovetail quick release plate, retractable weight hook, nylon loop, flip leg locks, aluminum alloy construction, and carry bag. Compatible with all pochade boxes containing a universal 1/4 inch threaded tripod mount.