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SUPPORTING YOUR EQUIPMENT - OPTICRON TRIPODS & MOUNTS

Velbon Sherpa 200R Birdwatch Tripod

Velbon Sherpa 200R Birdwatch Tripod
Compact & lightweight tripod designed for use with fieldscopes, photo & video equipment.

VELBON PH157Q

Fast, versatile and easy to use tripod for both enthusiasts and beginners alike.
Equipped with the 3-way panhead PH157Q with Quick-release platform system that incorporates a one-touch handle that allows locking of both pan and tilt movements with one twist. The handle is mounted on the left which allows the user to keep their right hand free to operate the camera.

  • Extended 3 section tubular legs giving a usable height 167mm for panning stability at high magnifications
  • 32-way panhead
  • 360° panning
  • +90° to -60° tilt
  • Integral quick release plate (1/4")
  • sliding centre column
  • Clip-type leg locks and rubber feet
  • Height extended 1675mm
  • Height retracted 620mm
  • Weight 1950g
  • 5 year guarantee

 
Stock Code
Price
 
Velbon Sherpa 200R Birdwatch Tripod
£100.00

42605 BC2 HIDE CLAMP

42620 BC2 HIDE CLAMP - with sliding removable center column
Lightweight & rigid Bench Clamp support specially designed for use with fieldscopes, photo & video equipment.


Features include:

  • PH157QK head panhead with 360º panning and +90º to -60º tilt plus 90º side tilt for use with telescopes not fitted with rotating tripod sleeves. Integral QR plate with 1/4" thread and removable locking pin. QR plate side locking screw for extra rigidity
  • 500mm sliding center column adjustment
  • Maximum jaw width: 45mm
  • Maximum height extended: 510mm (20")1
  • Minimum height retracted: 90mm (3.5")1
  • Weight: 960g

 

 

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Price
 
42620 BC2 HIDE CLAMP - with sliding removable center column
£90.00

42610 BC-2 Clamp

42610 BC-2 Clamp & Column

  • c/w sliding center column
  • Combines with tripod panhead to convert to a Hide Clamp. Weight: 436g.

 

 

 

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Price
 
42610 BC-2 Clamp & Column
£53.00

42611 BC-2 Clamp

42611 BC-2 Clamp only

  • Fits directly onto center column to convert into a Hide Clamp.
  • Supplied complete with 21/22mm, 23/24mm and 25/26mm reducer sleeves.
  • Weight: 280g.

Stock Code
Price
 
42611 BC-2 Clamp only
£40.00

42100 MONOPOD

42100 MONOPOD
All purpose monopod support for use with lightweight fieldscopes, photo & video equipment.

  • 4 section extendable with leg lock system
  • Height extended: 1470mm (58 inches)
  • Height retracted: 470mm (18 1/2 inches)
  • Integral 1/4 inch thread allowing three platform options:
  • 42600 or 42200 panheads or 42606 Quick release plate & shoe
  • Durable foam hand grip (not illustrated)
  • Rubber foot
  • Weight: 695g
  • 5 year guarantee

Stock Code
Price
 
42100 MONOPOD
£26.00

40501 UNIVERSAL MOUNT

40501 UNIVERSAL MOUNT
Designed to clamp horizontally or vertically onto a range of objects.

  • 2 way one lever operated panhead
  • Integral 1/4 inch thread
  • Maximum panning height: 80mm
  • Maximum jaw width: 45mm
  • Optional Quick release plate & shoe
  • Dim (mm): 210x60x70
  • Weight: 597g
  • 5 year guarantee

Stock Code
Price
 
40501 UNIVERSAL MOUNT
£43.00

40502 CAR WINDOW MOUNT

40502 CAR WINDOW MOUNT

  • 2 way one lever operated panhead
  • Integral 1/4 inch thread
  • Maximum panning height: 80mm
  • Protective rubber jaw pads
  • Optional quick release plate & shoe
  • Dim (mm): 205x60x85
  • Weight: 555g
  • 5 year guarantee

Stock Code
Price
 
40502 CAR WINDOW MOUNT
£43.00

40503 UNIVERSAL II - HIDE MOUNT

40503 UNIVERSAL II - HIDE MOUNT

  • Lightweight Bench Clamp
  • 2 way one lever operated panhead
  • Integral 1/4 inch thread
  • Maximum panning height: 445mm
  • Maximum jaw width: 45mm
  • Optional Quick release plate & shoe
  • Dim (mm): 450x60x95
  • Weight:845g
  • 5 year guarantee

Stock Code
Price
 
40503 UNIVERSAL II - HIDE MOUNT
£51.00

Spotting Scope

Bipod & Carry ball for Spotting Scope

Rigid aluminum Bipod finished in matt black. Connects to Telescope tripod mounting or independent tripod sleeve using 1/4 inch thread.
Supplied complete with 270mm extension pole for use on a bench or table with a usable height range from 265mm to 730mm.
Folds up for easy storage.

Weight c/w extension pole 1502g.

 

Stock Code
Price
 
Bipod & Carry ball for Spotting Scope
£60.00
Bipod & Carry ball for Spotting Scope + Ball & Socket Head
£80.00

360 degree panning

20897 PH157QK Panhead

  • 3-way one lever operated with 360° pan, +90°/-60° tilt
  • 90° side tilt
  • QR plate (1/4”)
  • 1/4” connection to c/column
  • Height: 100mm
  • Weight: 577g
  • Manufacturers max. load rating: 3.5kg
Stock Code
Price
 
20897 Panhead
£39.00

42606 QRP & shoe

Quick Release Plates & shoes

 

Stock Code
Price
 
42639 Quick Release Plate & shoe (¼" Screw connection)
£15.00
20898 Quick Release Plate (Fits PH157QK head)
£15.50

Tripod Harness


Stock Code
Price
 
40507 Tripod Harness
£12.00

Tripod straps

Tripod strap


Stock Code
Price
 
40505 Wide nylon with loop fasteners
£10.00

Tripod strap


Stock Code
Price
 
40506 Wide neoprene with loop fasteners
£19.00