Compact Travel Tripod with reverse folding Twist Lock Metallic Aluminum Legs and a precision Double Action Ballhead. Only 12.6" when folded yet 51.2" extended. The Travel Tripod weighs 2.6 lbs. and can support up to 8.8 lbs. Aluminum alloy is utilized extensively to take advantage of cast. Forged and CNC machining techniques all accentuated by an elegant series of robust surface treatments and a choice of five Metallic color accents.