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Benbo Trekker Mk3 Compact/Unil-loc 25 Ball Head combo

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Item for Sale
Benbo Trekker Mk3 Compact/Unil-loc 25 Ball Head combo

Asking Price
90.00 USD

Item Location
Knoxville, Tennessee (United States)

Item Description
Up for sale is:


1.) My "backcountry" tripod, a Benbo Trekker Mk3 Compact. I bought this used from Adorama, and while it has seen honest use over the past year, everything is ship-shape, with only cosmetic wear apparent. I have found it to be a great asset when setting up on uneven terrain, and of course, the Benbo has a great reputation as a "macro" tripod, since it can be articulated to put the camera in almost any position. Please note that with heavy lens/head combinations not every position the tripod will contort into will be stable--if you're into "technical" macro and using geared heads, rails, and 200mm lenses, for instance, you'll no doubt find better options. But with lightweight kit--e.g. a K5 and an A50 2.8, in my case--I found it worked great for my adventures afield in the Great Smoky Mountains.


2.) A Uni-loc 25 ball head. I acquired this as an "add-on" from another purchase and so I have not used it in the field, but it appears clean and functional. A couple of notes about the head: it lacks a QR clamp, and it is designed to mount to a 1/4" tripod screw. (Which the Benbo features: a head for a 3/8th inch screw will require an easily acquired bushing to fit the Benbo's screw.)


Prices new for the Benbo are $109.95 at B&H, and Uni-loc's last price sheet lists the Uni-loc 25 ball head at $70. I'm selling both together as a package for $90 shipped.


Please PM if you'd like it, or have any questions.

Are you the original owner of the item being sold?
No

Are you selling or trading this item?
Selling

Item Condition (Key)
Used
Excellent

Shipping Destinations
Continental U.S. Only

Shipping Charge
included

Shipping Services
USPS

Accepted Payment Types
PayPal

Return Policy & Additional Details
Returns only if items are not in condition described.

Please send me a private message if interested in the item!

 

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