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Offline maho7090

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Picking the right tripod
« on: June 20, 2019, 11:14:10 AM »
Hey all,

I'm new to hunting and new to this forum. Looks like a lot of years experience here though, so I wanted to pose a question. I went on my first hunting trip for mule deer last year and learned two things with respect to optics in the backcountry. 1) a bino harness will save you from neck strain 2) a tripod would help for extended flashing. Bino harness - check. Tripod - ?

Are there any light and reliable tripods you folks are using? I know Outdoorsmans is popular but the price tag is a little steep. Any comparable options out there?

Thanks!
JM
JM

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Re: Picking the right tripod
« Reply #1 on: June 20, 2019, 11:29:15 AM »
I picked up a Sirui Carbon fiber with a video head this year.  Really like it so far.  Twist lock legs, low weight/strength and small pack down size was the major selling point for me.  Cost was under $200 for the tripod.

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Re: Picking the right tripod
« Reply #2 on: June 20, 2019, 11:37:05 AM »
Here’s a quick comparison I did last year when I was shopping. These are 3 of the more popular alternatives to the outdoorsman

https://hunting-washington.com/smf/index.php/topic,230547.0.html

 


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