This 6.23' light stand is constructed from aluminum alloy, giving it exceptional strength for heavy duty work. For simple storage and transport, the stand collapses easily and is very lightweight to carry. Its solid locking capabilities ensure the safety of your lighting equipment when in use. Compliant with industry standards, this stand supports all major photo equipment including reflectors, softboxes, lights, umbrellas, backgrounds and more. It is a perfect stand both for studio and on-site use!