Product Highlights
  • 5 kg (11.02 lbs) Max. Load Capacity
  • 6.2-165 cm (2.4-64.96") Height Range
  • 1.84 kg (4.05 lbs) Weight
  • Aluminum Material Construction
  • Flip Lock Leg Lock Type
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The new 290 Dual

A combination of sturdiness and innovative high-end technical features.

The new 290 DUAL is the ideal solution to enable hobbyist photographers to get extremely creative on their shoots. It is a 3-section tripod, featuring aluminium leg tubes and top casting enhancing rigidity, durability and performance. Its aluminium leg locking levers are tension-adjustable, so they can be tightened to counteract any effects of aging and wear, keeping the tripod fully functional throughout its long lifespan. 

This tripod’s key feature is the patented 90° centre column mechanism, which allows the column to be extended vertically as normal, or horizontally, effortlessly opening up a wide range of framing options. This makes it an extremely versatile tripod, suitable for a wide range of photography applications. Moreover its choice of four leg angle positions maximize shooting creativity, getting right down to ground level. A new rubber legwarmer guarantees comfortable grip and maximum ergonomics.

Key Features:

  • 90° column system lets to shoot from new perspectives
  • 4 leg angles positions
  • New rubber legwarmer to increase the grip
  • Updated metal disc with the Manfrotto logo
  • Outstanding Premium Italian Style dictated by function


What's Included

Manfrotto 290 Dual Aluminum Tripod


Product Specifications

Manfrotto 290 Dual Aluminum Tripod

Weight 1840 g (4 lbs)
Material Aluminum
Safety Payload Weight 5 kg (11 lbs)
Legs Tube Diameter 26, 22.5, 19 mm
Leg Sections 3
Leg Angles 25°, 46°, 66°, 88° 
Top Attachment 3/8″ screw 
Min. Height 6.2 cm (2.44")
Max. Height 165 cm (64.96")
Max. Height (with Center Column Down) 139 cm (54.7")
Closed Length 62.7 cm (24.7")
Upper Disc Diameter 60 mm (2.36")
Carrying Bag Included None
Center Column Rapid
Colour Black
Easy Link No
Leg Type Single
Leg Lock Type Flip Lock
Maximum Working Temperature 60° C (140° F)
Minimum Working Temperature -30° C (-22° F)


Questions & Answers

Manfrotto 290 Dual Aluminum Tripod

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