Free Shipping On Many Items

The Telescope Authority
Since 1947

View Shopping Cart

Your Cart is Empty

Radian Telescopes Quick-Release Carbon Fiber Tripod

SKU : RT-TRIPOD

- Read
  • In Stock

Add to Wishlist

Got questions? Click for live chat

  • Quick, light, and easy carbon fiber tripod for travel and premium systems
  • Innovative one-button SafeLock quick-release plate for easy connection with multiple mounts, trackers, and cameras
  • Standard 3/8" tripod connection
  • 55 lb load capacity
  • Radian field bag included!

Product Details

  • Your Setup is a Click Away

    The Radian Telescopes Quick-Release Carbon Fiber Tripod has a one-button, SafeLock quick-release plate that is perfect for easy connection with travel and premium astrophotography trackers and mounts.

    Grab and Go Simplicity

    Lightweight (<5lb) carbon fiber design and Radian field bag allow you to simply grab and go explore. Additional SafeLock quick-release plates are available to attach to multiple setups.

    Every Angle Covered

    • Standard 3/8" tripod connection fits DSLRs, Milky Way trackers, and premium portable mounts by Hobym and iOptron
    • Additional Radian Quick-Release Plates can be purchased separately
    • 55 lb load capacity
    • 3 leg angle positions with 4 expandable sections provide versatility
    • Oversized rubber grips for easy leg adjustment
    • Built-in bubble level
    • Interchangeable rubber and metal feet for a range of surfaces
    • Underside counterbalance hook for use with heavier systems. You can even hang your camera bag!
    • Adjustable clutch settings allows you to fine-tune positioning and better manage cables
    • Additional 3/8" mounting port for mounting field batteries and other accessories
    • Removable leg can also attach with the bearing plate to create an expandable monopod

    Comparable to other brands' $1,000+ tripods!

    Technical Specs

    • 1520 mm (59.84-inches) full height with legs extended.
    • ~500 mm (~20-inches) normal working height with legs collapsed
    • 86 mm (3.4-inch)  top-plate to bottom of hook length
    • 560 mm (22-inches) folded height
    • 2.07 kg (4.56-pounds) weight
    • 25 kg (55.1-pounds) max load
  • specifications

    Tripod AdaptableYes
    Tripod TypeAdjustable Carbon fiber
  • included items

    • Quick, light, and easy carbon fiber tripod for travel and premium systems
    • Innovative one-button SafeLock quick-release plate for easy connection with multiple mounts, trackers, and cameras
    • Standard 3/8" tripod connection
    • 55 lb load capacity
    • Radian field bag included!

Product Reviews

Customer Reviews
4.9 Based on 19 Reviews
5 ?
89% 
17
4 ?
11% 
2
3 ?
0% 
0
2 ?
0% 
0
1 ?
0% 
0
Customer Photos
Write a Review Ask a Question

Thank you for submitting a review!

Your input is very much appreciated. Share it with your friends so they can enjoy it too!

Filter Reviews:
A
10/27/2021
Anonymous
United States United States
Great light-weight carbon fiber tripod for a great price!

Compared to other competitors, this carbon fiber tripod is 1/3rd the price, so I was a bit concerned about the quality. I should not have been worried - the tripod is very well built and the quick release feature is not something which is easy to find in other tripods. Using it with my astrophotography gear now, and very happy with it!

OPT Telescopes Radian Telescopes Quick-Release Carbon Fiber Tripod Review
SM
06/29/2021
Sean M.
United States United States
Great tripod

Terrific, it’s light weight, stable, easy to use. Nice carrying bag and foot pad options

MD
06/28/2021
Maurice D.
Canada Canada
Radian Telescopes Quick-Release Carbon Tripod

I’m quite satified with it so far although I haven’t used it much.it’s really sturdy and well built. I like the fact also that it suited for my height. I’m still setting up for astrophotography.

CF
05/20/2021
Colin F.
United States United States
Excellent Tripod

I love this tripod. Light, sturdy, easy to setup and take-down.

A OPT Telescopes Customer
SL
04/21/2021
Sarah L.
Australia Australia
The ultimate tripod!

This is hands down the best tripod I’ve ever used. It’s light yet super sturdy and solid. The quick release plates are very handy for switching from my Star Adventurer to a ball head in seconds!

RC
04/19/2021
Rod C.
United States United States
This is a great tripod.

This is the most stable tripod I have ever purchased. It makes setting up my IOptron SkyGuider Pro very easy.