ACQUIRED; Surveyor's Tripod

searching for a surveyor's tripod for new build. Acquired a display-unit Japanese-made surveyor's tripod at RM 371 (US$ 90)

DIY tripod by Minutero Jose Luis Navarro Martin
Ej Motiwalla site
Ej Motiwalla tripod

surveyor's tripod, new 'old' stock. from a century old surveyor equipment company, est. 1885! acquired the aluminium one based on weight. the wooden one (yellow) was stronger, but it weighed about 6-8kg