Travel Angel AL Series 1 Tripod Kit, 4 Section, Twist Lock, B0 Head, Monopod Conversion

SKU: FTA18AB0 | FREE U.S. shipping on all orders over $50!

  • Triple Action Ballhead: The Travel Angel FTA18AB0 tripod kit contains a triple action ballhead with quick release plate. With separate controls for pan lock, drag and ball lock, this head gives you complete control. The included quick release plate is arca-swiss style, an industry standard.
  • Reverse Folding Legs: A specialiy designed spider allows the Travel Angel FTA18AB0's legs to be folded upward, greatly reducing the tripod's footprint when it is time to pack.
  • Monopod Conversion: It is extremely simple to convert one of the Travel Angel FTA18AB0's legs into a monopod adding even more verstility.
  • High Performance Twist Locks: The Travel Angel FTA18AB0 utilizes high performance, rubber twist locks for improved ergonomics and resistence to the the elements.
  • Short Column: For ground level shooting a Short Column is included with the Travel Angel FTA18AB0.


The Travel Angel FTA18AB0 is part of our most advanced range of compact, travel style photo tripods. This fully featured reverse folding tripod kit combines aluminum legs with magnesium castings and twist locks for uncompromising performance. One of the tripod legs can be easily converted into a monopod for extra versatility. Included in the kit is a triple action ballhead with an arca-swiss style plate with individual controls for pan lock, drag and ball lock.

Item Includes

  • Tripod
  • Ball Head
  • QR Plate
  • Carry Case
  • Short Column
  • Wood Monopod Knob
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Base Mount Diameter (mm):
Closed Length (in/cm):
22.6in / 57.5cm
Converts to Monopod:
Extended Warranty:
5 Year (+2 with online registration)
Foot Mount:
Foot Size (mm):
Foot Type:
Head Mount:
Item Includes:
Tripod, Ball Head, QR Plate, Carry Case, Short Column,Wood Monopod Knob
Leg Diameter 1 (mm):
Leg Diameter 2 (mm):
Leg Diameter 3 (mm):
Leg Diameter 4 (mm):
Leg Lock Type:
Twist Lock
Leg Material:
Leg Sections:
Maximum Height (in/cm):
58.46in / 148.5cm
Maximum Height with Column Retracted (in/cm):
49.21in / 125.0cm
Maximum Payload Capacity (lb/kg):
17.6lb / 8.0kg
Minimum Height (in/cm):
16.53in / 42.0cm
Product Height (in/cm):
19.7in / 50.04cm
Product Length (in/cm):
6.5in / 16.51cm
Product Weight (lb/kg):
3.86lb / 1.75kg
Product Width (in/cm):
5.7in / 14.48cm
Quick Release Type:
Slim Frame:
Yes-with 3 stops
3 Year
Independent Leg Spread:
Yes-with 3 stops

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