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Remote control tripod
Item # 158VCTD480 | MFR # VCTD480RM
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Our take on the Sony VCT-D480RM by Crutchfield's Julie Govan
For ultra-stable shooting, camcorder enthusiasts often choose a remote control tripod like the VCT-D480RM. No more jostling your camcorder when you lean over to push down the zoom button in the middle of a pan this tripod has a handle with a large zoom rocker switch, a video button, and a photo button, so you don't have to touch your camcorder when doing basic shooting.
You don't need to plug in the VCT-D480RM to use it either. Just plug the control cable into a compatible Sony camcorder, and you're all set. You can even use the 'D480RM with a compatible Sony digital still camera (although the zoom function on the handle won't control camera zoom).
The VCT-D480RM is also a good tripod for non-remote use. It can stand as short as 16 inches, or as tall as 42 inches. Plus, it folds into a compact package for easy transport.
What's in the Box:
- Remote control tripod
- 1 Nylon carrying case
- Operating Instructions (13 languages)
- tripod handle has remote control for compatible Sony camcorders and cameras
- height adjustable from 16" to 42"
- carry case included
- weight: 30 oz.
- warranty: 60 days
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
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Overview: With legs that expand and a mounting head that allows a 360° pan and 150° tilt, the VCT-D480RM allows you to get perfectly smooth and stable shots from a huge variety of angles. The VCT-D480RM features remote operation directly from the tripod grip. You have access to the following controls: Power On/Off, Zoom In/Out, Start/Stop, and Shutter/Photo.
Compatibility: This tripod is compatible with select Sony camcorders and digital cameras, including the following models:
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