Velbon Sherpa+630 Magnesium Alloy Tripod

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Quick Overview

Velbon Sherpa+630 Magnesium Alloy Tripod 


  • 64.17" (163 cm) Maximum Height

  • Aluminum Legs, Magnesium Components

  • 3-Position Adjustable Legs

  • Foam Padded Leg Grips

  • Quick-Release Lever for Center Column

  • Reversible 2-Section Center Column

  • Weighs Only 3.68 lb (1.67 kg)

  • Recommended 8.8 lb Load Capacity




The Velbon Sherpa + 630 3-Section Aluminum Tripod is a sturdy workhorse that reaches a maximum height of 64.17" (163 cm) and supports loads up to a maximum of 11 lb. The recommended load is 8.8 lb. These tripod legs weigh just 3.68 lb (1.67 kg). Aluminum legs and magnesium components provide strength and light weight. Each leg is independently adjustable to any one of three angles. The detachable, reversible 2-section center column is ideal for low angle and/or macro photography, with a minimum working height of 4.72" (12 cm). A quick-release lever for the center column makes for speedy height adjustments. Each leg features a foam-padded leg grip that protects your hands when the metal gets uncomfortably hot or cold.


64.17" (163 cm) maximum height
3-position adjustable legs allow each leg to lock independently at one of three angles
Aluminum legs, magnesium components
Quick-release lever for center column provides speed and control when shifting center column
Center column is reversible to enable macro photography & shooting from extremely low angles
Recommended 8.8 lb load capacity; tripod legs weigh only 3 lb
Foam padded leg grips


Load Capacity Recommended: 8.8 lb (4 kg)
Maximum: 11 lb (5 kg)
Maximum Height 64.17" (163 cm)
Maximum Height w/o Column Extended 48.5" (123.3 cm)
Minimum Height 4.72" (12 cm)
Folded Length 22" (56 cm)
Weight 3.68 lb (1.67 kg)
Material Aluminum
Leg Stages/Sections 2/3
Diameter (Top Leg Section) 1.14" (29 mm)
Leg Lock Type Flip lock
Independent Leg Spread Yes, three positions
Spiked/Retractable Feet Not specified by manufacturer
Center Brace No
Center Column
Center Column Type Rapid
Center Column Sections 1
Bubble Level No