The Manfrotto MK290XTC3-3W Xtra Carbon Kit consists of a 290Xtra tripod and a three-way head. The tripod is the largest in the Manfrotto 290 series. Thanks to the light weight of 1. 97 kg and the included carrying case you can take the tripod everywhere. The carbon legs provide sturdiness stability and go against unwanted vibrations. The 290Xtra Carbon kit can carry up to about 4 kilos of camera equipment. The new 290 Xtra Carbon is the perfect combination of extra-rigidity and lightness this is the first extra-sturdy carbon tripod dedicated to hobbyist photographers. The 290 Xtra Carbon is a 3-section tripod the biggest in the 290 range with carbon composite leg tubes which increase the tripods rigidity and stability enabling it to easily support heavy equipment. The top casting is made of magnesium as are the adjustable leg locking levers which can be tightened to counteract any effects of aging and wear. This tripods key feature is in its choice of four leg angle positions which maximize shooting creativity. Its rapid centre column adds flexibility and extends the min-max height range. A new rubber legwarmer guarantees comfortable grip and maximum ergonomics. The tripod comes with a dedicated shoulder bag ensuring comfortable portability at all times.