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Velbon EX-630/F

Heavy-duty aluminum tripod for cameras and camcorders

Item # 780EX630F

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Designed for larger cameras and camcorders, the heavy-duty 3-section Velbon EX-630/F can support up to 12 pounds while the lightweight aluminum construction keeps it portable. Strap it to your camera backpack and you'll always be ready to shoot cool time-lapse shots or smooth video. Extend the locking legs and center column to a height of 66-1/8 inches. Pan and scan or tilt up and down with the easy-grip handle. Or flip the quick-release plate up to a ninety-degree angle for portrait-mode shooting. 

Product Highlights:

  • minimum height: 53-1/8"
  • maximum height: 66-1/8" with center column fully extended
  • supports cameras and camcorders weighing up to 12 lbs.
  • geared center column with crank adjuster for raising and lowering
  • includes pan-and-tilt head and quick-release plate (QB-46) for mounting camera to tripod
  • camera plate turns 90 degrees for portrait-mode shooting
  • aluminum construction
  • includes carrying case
  • leg diameter: 1.02"
  • folded height: 24-1/4"
  • weight: 3.7 lbs.
  • warranty: 5 years
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee

What's in the Box:

  • EX-630 tripod
  • QB-46 Quick release adapter plate (installed)
  • Nylon zippered carrying case
  • Manual

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Overview: The Velbon EX-630 is a lightweight aluminum tripod with a 3-way panhead with a quick-release platform, a geared center column, and lockable 3-section legs. The EX-630 comes with a zippered nylon carrying case.

Panhead: The EX-630's 3-way non-removable panhead is equipped with the QB-46 Quick Release platform and a 1/4" tripod socket. The head features tension adjustments on both the tilt and pan mechanisms for smooth movement and more control. It can also roll 90° for taking photos in portrait orientation. A single bubble level on the panhead ensures the camera is level perfect.

3-Section Aluminum Legs: The 3-section telescoping legs include radial braces and quick lever leg locks for maximum stability. The legs are tipped with non-slip rubber feet.

Geared Center Column: The geared center column, or elevator, gives you a vertical movement range of approximately 13".


  • Operating Height:
    • Maximum: 66.1"
    • Minimum: 53.1"
  • Folded Length: 24.2"
  • Weight: 3.7 pounds
  • Best Performance Load: 6.6 pounds
  • Load Capacity: 12 pounds
  • Diameter of Tripod Legs: 1.02" / 0.91" / 0.78"

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