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055 carbon fibre Q90 3-section tripod

055 carbon fibre Q90 3-section tripod
055 carbon fibre Q90 3-section tripod

Part # 055CXPRO3
Limited availability.


The tripod specifically designed for extreme outdoor assignments. The legs and the column are made of 100% carbon fibre combined with magnesium die-casting quick action lever locking collars. Each leg can be independently set at four different angle positions. This professional tripod provides great rigidity and lightness, combined with the best professional features such as the patented Q90° centre column system. The magnesium top plate integrates a levelling bubble.
    • 190-055 four leg angles

      Four pre-set independent leg angles give the tripod great positioning flexibility and versatility, and allow all intermediate heights from the stated minimum to maximum levels to be reached. Stability is assured at all 4 angles by the spring-loaded step mechanism.

    • Q90° column

      Q90° quick centre column system. This model include the patented Q90° system. This ingenious system allows the user to move the central column from vertical to horizontal position in just seconds without having to disassemble the column.

    • ergonomic leg angle selector

      This tripod features a newly designed ergonomic leg angle selector. This new angle selector improves the comfort and the precision in use.

    • tubes: 100% Carbon Fibre

      Manfrotto tubes are made of 100% carbon fibre in order to reach high quality standards and high levels of performance, rigidity and lightness. Carbon fibre tubes can be very different in quality, depending on the production process and the percent of carbon fibre material present in the tubes. Manfrotto chose to reach the maximum quality using 100% carbon fibre and the pull winding technology (a special production process able to maximise performance, resistance and reliability).

    • Warranty Manfrotto Photo Pro/Amateurs Products

      This products is warranted to be fit for the purpose for which it has been designed, and to be free from defects in materials and workmanship. This guarantee does not cover the product against subsequent damage or misuse. The period of validity of the Standard Limited Warranty is defined by the law in force in the country, state or region where the product is sold. Please retain your receipt as proof of purchase to repair your product under warranty.

      How to get an extra warranty coverage
      Beyond the standard compulsory coverage outlined above, this product is eligible for a warranty extension valid up to 10 years from the date of purchase. The Limited Conventional Warranty Extension does not affect the standard compulsory coverage. To take advantage of the warranty extension scheme, you must register your purchase at warranty.manfrotto.com.

  • attachment number 3/8'' screw attachment type 3/8'' screw attachment type
    centre column rapid rapid
    Color black color black color
    column tube diameter 28mm 28mm
    leg angles 23°. 47°. 66°. 89° 23°. 47°. 66°. 89°
    legs tube diameter 29.2 . 24.8 . 20.4 mm 29.2 . 24.8 . 20.4 mm
    material carbon fiber tubing + magnesium castings carbon fiber tubing + magnesium castings
    patent patented patented
    closed length 25.59 in 65 cm
    leg sections 3 number 3 number
    Maximum Height 68.9 in 175 cm
    maximum height (with centre column down) 55.12 in 140 cm
    Minimum Height 4.53 in 11.5 cm
    safety payload 17.64 lbs 8 kg
    Weight 3.64 lbs 1.650 kg