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Athlon Optics Midas AL28 Tripod

SKU 706009
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Athlon Midas AL28 Tripod - 706009

Presenting the Athlon Optics Midas AL28 Tripod - a testament to traditional center-shaft style stability and versatility, designed with a robust aluminum 28mm frame, making it ideal for dedicated spotting optics and more.

The advanced ball head is equipped with an array of features, including Friction Control, Fluid Pan Control, Ball Lock, and Arca compatibility, enabling a seamless and direct attachment to your gear, whether it's spotting optics or a camera.

This tripod offers a choice of three leg diameter options, enhancing stability and maximizing support weight.

It can serve as a reliable platform for your spotting optics or a sturdy base for camera mounting, ensuring adaptability to your needs in the field.

Enhance your outdoor experience with the Athlon Optics Midas AL28 Tripod, a versatile and dependable tool designed to meet the demands of traditional center-shaft enthusiasts

Ideal Application:

Athlon Ideal Application: General Nature Viewing, Bird Watching, Target Long Range, Hunting

✓ General Nature Viewing

✓ Bird Watching

✓ Target Long Range

✓ Hunting



  • Maximum Capacity of 26lbs: Engineered to support a maximum weight of 26 pounds, this tripod ensures stability and reliability for a wide range of optical equipment and cameras, providing a sturdy foundation for various field applications.
  • 28mm Maximum Leg Diameter: With legs boasting a maximum diameter of 28mm, this tripod provides enhanced stability and support for your equipment. This design feature ensures the tripod's capability to effectively handle heavier loads and endure various environmental conditions, making it a versatile tool for outdoor enthusiasts.
  • Aluminum Alloy: Crafted from durable aluminum alloy, this tripod offers a robust and reliable framework for your optical gear. The use of aluminum alloy ensures long-lasting performance, making it suitable for extended outdoor use.
  • High-Tension Leg Locks: The tripod is equipped with high-tension leg locks, providing secure and stable positioning in various environments. This feature ensures that the legs remain securely in place, contributing to the tripod's overall stability.
  • Multi-Axis Leveling: This functionality enables precise adjustment of the tripod's orientation along multiple axes, allowing you to achieve a perfectly level and balanced setup for your equipment. It guarantees that your optics remain steady and aligned, providing an optimal viewing or shooting experience.
  • Arca-Ready: The tripod is compatible with Arca-style quick release plates, allowing for swift and secure mounting of your optical devices or camera equipment. This feature enhances the ease of use and versatility of the tripod.
  • Counter-Weight Hook: Equipped with a counter-weight hook, the tripod offers the option to add additional weight for heightened stability, particularly in windy conditions or when using heavy equipment. This feature augments stability, ensuring your setup remains unwavering even in challenging weather conditions.
  • Multi-Terrain Configurable - Rubber Feet and Spiked Feet: The tripod is engineered to adapt to various terrains, featuring both rubber feet for secure placement on smoother surfaces and spiked feet for enhanced grip on uneven or rugged ground. This adaptability guarantees the tripod can securely and reliably support your equipment, regardless of the environment.
  • Storage Bag: The tripod comes complete with a storage bag, offering a convenient and protective solution for transporting and storing the tripod and its accessories when not in use. This storage bag provides an extra layer of safeguarding for your tripod, keeping it secure and organized during transportation and storage.
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                        What's Included:

                        ✓ Athlon Optics Midas AL28 Tripod

                        ✓ Carrying Bag

                        ✓ Spiked Feet

                        ✓ Instruction Manual

                        ✓ Athlon Lifetime Warranty



                        Head Style Ball
                        Head Mount Arca Swiss
                        Leg Material Aluminum
                        Max Leg Diameter 28 mm
                        Max Extended Height 1660 mm / 65 inches
                        Lowest Extended Height 430 mm / 17 inches
                        Folded Height 680 mm / 27 inches
                        Leg Sections 4
                        Leg Angles 3
                        Leg Lock Twist
                        Max Load 26 pounds
                        Total Weight 4.7 pounds

                        Athlon Optics Midas AL28 Tripod Spec Sheet & Product Manual:

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                        Customer Reviews

                        Based on 1 review
                        Very stable

                        Works well, ball head has a little horizontal looseness.