"With their unique styling and distinctive champagne finish, the full-featured UT Series tripods are equipped with a variety of exciting features. These include; 3-way pan heads with reference scales, large locking panhandles, quick release platforms, metal center leg braces, tension/load adjustment,quick release leg locks and heavy-duty rubber leg tips, some with leg spikes, for fast setups and rock solid stability. Additionally, every Sunpak UT Series tripod carries an exclusive Lifetime Warranty, and each includes a free 2nd quick-release mounting plate for another camera/camcorder!To meet the needs of professionals or enthusiasts alike, and extending to over 60 inches, Sunpak's 8001UT tripod is able to support equipment weighing as much as 6 lbs. 9 oz. The 8001UT includes the same full-featured capabilities as the 6601UT, with a rock-solid 25mm leg diameter, yet weighs only a mere additional 10 oz.|2nd Quick Rel w/ bubble-level|3-way panhead|2nd 1/4 x20 thread mount|Retractable leg spikes|Geared center column|Tension adjustment|Metal leg braces with lock|25mm leg diameter|Holds up to 6.6 lb|Lifetime warranty"