Bass Media Equipment Checkout is an iniative run by the Student Technology Collaborative, and staffed and supported by Bass Library. We invite Yale students, faculty, and staff to borrow cameras, audio equipment, laptops, and more for use in curricular or personal projects at no cost. Equipment must be picked up or dropped off while the Bass Library Services Desk is open; hours can be found here.

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Description


This item was gifted to BMEC by an alumni of Yale.

The Magnus VT-4000 Tripod System with Fluid Head is a hefty model weighing 7.9 lbs made from anodized aluminum. Each leg has two sets of extensions and the tripod can adjust between 27.6" to 59" and carry up to 8.8 lbs.
The quick release plate has a standard 1/4"-20 mounting screw and video pin and has a sliding range of +20/-25mm. The head's tilt angle is adjustable from +90° to -60°.

Features

Supports loads up to 8.8 lb (4 kg)
Features a 65mm ball base
Two-way fluid head for smooth motion
Fixed counter-balance spring set to 3.3 lb (1.5 kg) provides smoother tilt movements
2-stage design allows you to adjust the height of the tripod from 27.6" to 59" (70 to 150 cm)
Middle spreader provides enhanced stability by holding the tripod legs in locked position
Provides fixed counter balance, pan, and tilt drag
Allows you to leverage the slide range of +20 / -25mm to enable travel capabilities - essential in balancing uneven configurations
Provides camera mounting via a slide plate that can be attached via a 0.25" (6.35mm) screw with video pin
Offers tilt angle adjustments from +90° to -60°
Ground spikes for outdoor use and convenient retractable rubber feet for delicate floor surfaces
Weighs 7.9 lb (3.6 kg)

User Manual

Details


Late Fee

$35.00/day

Replacement Fee

$200.00

Max. Per User

2

Max. Checkout Length

4 days

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