This tripod was generously lent to me for testing purposes by Robert Asami. I was not paid by any party to write this review, and the opinions are entirely my own.
|Name||FLM Berlin 38.4|
|Yaw Stiffness||1995 +/- 3 Nm/rad|
|Yaw Damping||0.543 +/- 0.054 Js/rad|
|Pitch Stiffness||4622 +/- 17 Nm/rad|
|Pitch Damping||1.44 +/- 0.14 Js/rad|
|Weight||5.82 lbs (2.639 kgs)|
|Manufacturer weight rating||88.18 lbs|
|Maximum Height||54.2 in (137.7 cm)|
|Minimum Height||5.9 in (15.0 cm)|
|Base Diameter||3.5 in (8.9 cm)|
|Folded Length||20.2 in (51.3 cm)|
|Folded Circumference||20.5 in (52.1 cm)|
|Folded Volume||676.0 cu. in. (11.1 liters)|
|Leg Material||Carbon Fiber|
|Primary Leg Angle||24.5 deg|
|Top Tube Diameter||38.4 mm|
|Second Tube Diameter||34.3 mm|
|Third Tube Diameter||30.3 mm|
|Fourth Tube Diameter||26.3 mm|
The test results are included here as I consider them to be part of the tripod’s specification. For full discussion of the stiffness and damping, see the test results page of the review.
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