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Evolution 3 Nigel Carbon Fiber Tripod System & AirHed 3


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Evolution 3 Nigel is our professional travel tripod system. Nigel is entirely unique in its design, and the Evolution 3 upgrades take it to a new level. Multiple mounting points for accessories and other imaging devices, toughened grips on uniquely engineered parallel locks, and an added D-Ring and Carabiner for additional capability make Nigel an incredibly versatile and rugged tripod system, with modular design for professionals. As compact as a normal travel tripod, but with thicker legs, Nigel takes innovation and capability to a new level with 30kg variable load rating*.

*See specifications for variable load ratings

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So, what's in the kit?

  • Evolution 3 Nigel Carbon Fiber Travel Tripod System
  • AirHed 3 (AH3) ballhead with Detachable Pano-Clamp
  • Peak Design Compatible Quick Release Plate
  • Tools
  • D-Ring
  • Tough Canvas carry case with ballast function
  • Stainless Carabiner


The Evolution 3 Nigel tripod is our Pro travel tripod. Meatier than most, but just as compact as a normal travel tripod, Nigel is the perfect hybrid between size and rigidity. New features enable an unprecedented level of functionality, making Nigel the perfect travel companion for professional photographers around the world.

  • New Tri-Mount plate for multiple mounting of external devices
  • Locking Ring for precision placement of mounting plate
  • D-Ring & Carabiner assembly in place of traditional spring hook
  • Detachable monopod / boom / selfie stick
  • 3/8" detachable feet, for modular use
  • ParaLock leg locking system with new TPR 80 Grips for all weather conditions
  • New internal mechanism for smoother, stronger and easier use
  • Peak Design & Arca Swiss compatibility on Quick Release Plate
  • Detachable Pano-Clamp for level top panning, and macro panning
  • Removeable & reversible centre column for low & macro capability
  • 30kg Variable Load Capability*
  • 86% Pure Japanese Skyflex Pre-preg Carbon Fiber construction

*See specifications tab for load breakdown

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Custom Stock Status PRE-ORDER
Price $599.00

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Tripod Specifications:


Tripod Weight 1600g / 3lb 8oz
Tripod Minimum Height 130mm / 4.8"
Tripod Maximum Height 1710mm / 67"
Tripod Minimum Folded Length 400mm / 15.75""
Tripod Capacity at Locked Angle 23° - 30kg / 66lb
55° - 20kg / 44lb
80° - 10kg / 22lb
Tripod Tubing Maximum Diameter 29mm / 1.14" - leg tubing
Tripod Leg Configuration 5 sections - (29, 26, 23, 20 & 17mm)
Tripod Leg Angles 23°, 55° & 80°
Tripod Column Configuration 2 sections - (26 & 23mm)
Leg Locking System Evo 3 ParaLock

AirHed 3 Specifications:

Ballhead Control Pan & Lock
Ballhead Height 92mm
Base Width 48mm
Ball Diameter 36mm
Ballhead Weight 340g
Direct Load Capacity* 200kg
Operational Load Capacity 37kg
Plate Size 38mm Peak Design / Arca compatible
Plate Weight 26g

*Direct load refers to a direct downward load onto the ball head. Operational load refers to load capability when ball is not centrally aligned

Disclaimer: 3 Legged Thing products are under constant development, which means that all published specifications are subject to change at short notice. If there are any specific parameters that are critical to your needs, please contact us before purchasing.

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