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Benro Slim Twist Aluminium Video Tripod + S2 Head

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Benro Slim Twist Aluminium Video Tripod + S2 Head

Thanks to its slender profile, the aluminium Benro Slim Twist Video Tripod is easy to take with you wherever you go. It weighs only 1.5 kg, but supports heavy gear setups of up to 2.5 kg, making it ideal for shooting video with mirrorless or compact DSLR cameras or camcorders.

With four sections, you can extend the tripod to a maximum height of 145 cm (121.5 cm with the centre column retracted). A grooved centre column prevents twisting when in use and can be reversed for low to the ground shots. Secure your height adjustment with half-turn twist leg locks. Its lowest usable height is 40 cm, and the tripod folds up to a compact 52 cm for storage in the included soft carry case.

Includes a Benro S2 Pan & Tilt Head with a long handle for smooth pan and tilt movements plus a sliding Arca-Swiss compatible QR4 plate for balancing your kit.

  • Folds up to a compact 52cm
  • Tripod weighs 1.5kg and head 400g
  • Quick to set up using twist locks
  • Video head has an adjustable pan bar
  • Includes QR4 camera plate
  • Includes soft carrying case

This is a lightweight video tripod that carries a heavy payload and includes a two-way head for even smoother video at an affordable price point.

Brand: Benro
Product Code: TSL08AS2CSH
R 3,595.00
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Excellent for travelling and photographic adventures

The SLIM series of compact value for money tripod kits is completed with the introduction of the SLIM Video tripod kit. The Benro SLIM tripods feature a slim profile shoulder making the tripod to be more compact when folded. With a maximum weight capacity of 2.5kg, this tripod is ideal for shooting video with mirrorless or compact DSLR cameras or camcorders.

The SLIM tripod legs feature anodised aluminium twist locks that only require a quick half turn to lock and unlock. A grooved centre column prevents twisting when in use and can be reversed for low to the ground shots. A weight hook is located underneath the centre column for windy conditions. The rubber feet on the tripod are fixed. Benro SLIM features a lightweight magnesium shoulder, which has 3 leg positions and each leg can be positioned individually for uneven terrain.

Staying level is made easy with included bubble levels on both the tripod shoulder and the head. Supplied with the SLIM Video Tripod is a compact Pan and Tilt video head. This head features smooth damping for both the pan and tilt movements. The head has an Arca Swiss compatible Quick Release Plate. Supplied with a convenient carrying case.

  • Super slim profile shoulder design, making the video kit more compact when folded
  • With a 2.5 kg max weight capacity this kit is not only ideal for photographers shooting stills or video but is also the perfect lightweight and compact birdwatching tripod
  • ‘Half-turn’ twist leg locks make for fast and secure height adjustment, with rubber feet for extra grip on the ground
  • Three leg positions ideal for levelling on uneven ground
  • Staying level is made easy with bubble levels on both the tripod shoulder and the head

Benro S2 Video Head with Pan Bar

Weighing a mere 0.8 lb, the Benro S2 Video Head is a compact video head capable of supporting cameras weighing up to 5.5 lb. It has 360° panning rotation for smooth camera moves. There are separate pan and tilt lock levers for locked-off shots. The sliding quick release (QR) plate on the S2 moves forward and backwards to balance the camera. To prevent the camera from accidentally falling, the S2 comes with a safety lock for the QR plate which must be manually depressed for release.

The integrated bubble level aids in setting up level horizons. The adjustable pan bar can be mounted to either side of the head using the built-in mounting rosettes. The S2 can be mounted to ball adapters, tripods, and other camera supports via the 3/8"-16 threaded female receiver on the 60mm magnesium alloy flat base.

Tripod Heads

Head Type:
Video Head
Aluminium Alloy
Quick Release:
QR4 with 1/4"-20 and 3/8"-16 camera screws
Load Capacity:
2.5 kg
400 g
Range of Motion:
Tilt: +85º / -85º (fixed fluid cartridge balance)

Pan: 360º with panning lock
Friction Setting:
Drag control with lock
Independent Pan Lock:
Motorised / Automated:


Anodised Aluminium
Leg Segments:
Locking System:
Twist Locks
Center Column:
145 cm (Height with column extended)
Extended Height w/o Column:
121.5 cm (with column retracted)
Lowest Usable Height:
40 cm
Folded Length:
52 cm
Maximum Load Capacity:
2.5 kg
1.5 kg
Feet Type:

If you want to know more about this product, we know that you’ll love these articles:

  • Benro Slim Video Tripod (Aluminum)
  • Benro S2 Video Head with Pan Bar
  • Quick-Release (QR4) Camera Plate
  • Soft Carrying Case
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty

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