The company Manfrotto expands the range of tripods Befree, the release of three new models. Among the novelties are two Befree 2N1 tripods with QPL and M-Lock locks, as well as a special version of the flagship tripod Befree Nerissimo, executed in black matte color.
Befree 2N1 tripods
A special feature of the tripod is the built-in monopod, which is assembled from the central column and one of the legs of the tripod. Both models are made of aluminum and withstand installation of equipment with a total weight of up to 8 kg. The tripod legs have four sections and can be expanded at an angle of 22, 54 and 89 degrees. What’s different is that in one model the sections are locked using the M-Lock locks, and the other uses Quick Power Lock locks (QPL).
Tripods are equipped with a ball head Manfrotto Advanced 494, responsible for camera tilt and panning. The head has two clamping screws and a mounting platform compatible with Manfrotto RC2 and Arca-swiss. Also, both tripods have an attachment for Easy Link accessories.
Basic parameters of the tripods:
|Befree 2N1 QPL||Befree 2N1 M-Lock|
|The weight||1660 grams||1560 grams|
|Minimum height||40 centimeters||40 centimeters|
|Maximum height||151 cm||150 cm|
|Max. Height with lowered column||128 cm||127 cm|
|Folded length||40 centimeters||40 centimeters|
Tripod Befree Nerissimo
The main feature of this tripod is a black matte finish, giving it an unusual and distinctive look. Like previous models, the tripod is made of aluminum and withstands the installation of equipment with a total weight of up to 8 kg.
The legs have four sections and are fixed using M-Lock locks. The tripod also has an Easy Link mount and is equipped with a ball head with a mounting pad compatible with Manfrotto RC2 and Arca-swiss
Basic parameters of the tripod
|The weight||1490 g|
|Minimum height||40 centimeters|
|Maximum height||150 cm|
|Max. Height with lowered column||127 cm|
|Folded length||40 centimeters|
|Corners of the legs||22 °, 54 °, 89 °|
More information about new models can be found on the Manfrotto website
Price and availability
The price of Befree 2N1 stands is £ 199.95, the price of Befree Nerissimo is £ 174.95. All models are available for pre-order through the Manfrotto website