YOUNG Portable Tripod

The YOUNG 18940 Portable Tripod is a convenient stand for temporary installation of meteorological sensors.

Features

  • Constructed of corrosion resistant materials
  • Extendable top section with mounting post that fits RM Young wind sensors
  • For extra stability, Model 18943 Guy Wire Assembly may be used
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YOUNG Portable Tripod18940 Portable tripod
$496.00
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YOUNG Guy Wire Assembly 18943 Guy wire assembly for portable tripod
$220.00
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NexSens Weather Sensor Tripod Adapter Mount 18940-M Mounting adapter for attaching Vaisala WXT-Series weather sensor to RM Young 18940 tripod
$69.00
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Constructed of corrosion resistant materials, the RM Young 18940 is surprisingly sturdy for its light weight. The tripod features an extendable top section with mounting post that fits Young wind sensors. One leg is articulated for leveling on uneven surfaces. For extra stability, Model 18943 Guy Wire Assembly may be used.
  • Height: Adjustable 1.7m (66") to 2.9m (114")
  • Base: Legs extend 76cm (30") maximum from center
  • Collapsed Size: 18cm (7") diameter x 155cm (61") L
  • Weight: 4.1 kg (9 lb)
  • Shipping Weight: 5.3 kg (12 lb)
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