Berlebach Uni-18 & Uni-28 with Double Clamps for HEQ5, AZ-EQ5, NEQ6, EQ6-R, AZ-EQ6 or AVX
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Berlebach Uni-18 & Uni-28 with Double Clamps for HEQ5, AZ-EQ5, NEQ6, EQ6-R, AZ-EQ6 or AVXBerlebach Uni-18 & Uni-28 with Double Clamps for HEQ5, AZ-EQ5, NEQ6, EQ6-R, AZ-EQ6 or AVXBerlebach Uni-18 & Uni-28 with Double Clamps for HEQ5, AZ-EQ5, NEQ6, EQ6-R, AZ-EQ6 or AVX
Berlebach Uni-18 & Uni-28 with Double Clamps for HEQ5, AZ-EQ5, NEQ6, EQ6-R, AZ-EQ6 or AVXBerlebach Uni-18 & Uni-28 with Double Clamps for HEQ5, AZ-EQ5, NEQ6, EQ6-R, AZ-EQ6 or AVX

Berlebach Uni-18 & Uni-28 with Double Clamps for HEQ5, AZ-EQ5, NEQ6, EQ6-R, AZ-EQ6 or AVX

£409.00
  (7 Reviews)
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About this product

Model:  bb-uni-18-heq5
Part Number:  14091H5

(Photo shows Uni-28 with NEQ6 mounting plate)

Please note: Our price includes accessory tray, steel spreader chain and double clamps for extra security.  

Wood has a number of properties that make it the ideal material for supporting astronomy mounts. Not only does it look fantastic and is warm to the touch (great for cold winter nights under the stars) but Ash wood in particular has excellent vibration damping characteristics, which is why it is used for hammer handles and Berlebach tripods.

The Berlebach Uni-18 and Uni-28 are the most popular models for use with many astronomical mounts. With the included attachable tray (37 cm) an angle of inclination of approximately 23° can be achieved. A steel spreader chain is also supplied. 

If you are familiar only with steel pipe tripods then you are in for a treat!

 

Uni-18 specification

Weight: 8 kg (17.6 lb)
Transportation length: 91 cm (36 inch)
Minimum height: 84 cm (33 inch)
Maximum height: 122 cm (48 inch)
Load capacity: 55 kg (121 lb)
Vibration damping: very good

 

Uni-28 specification

Weight: 9 kg (19.8 lb)
Transportation length: 108 cm (43 inch)
Minimum height: 100 cm (39 inch)
Maximum height: 153 cm (60 inch)
Load capacity: 50 kg (110 lb)
Vibration damping: very good

 

Customer reviews

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Excellent
Thursday, 27 August 2020  | 

First class on delivery and a beautiful tripod. Unpacked and set up yesterday and now waiting for clear night sky. Legs slide smoothly when levelling and the large bubble level is well placed and easy to read. - one less job with my specs on. Everything about this tripod is quality.


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Berlebach Tripod
Friday, 15 May 2020  | 

I have unpacked the item but am not using it for a while yet.It is a classy piece of kit.
I am very pleased with it and,as usual FLO were very helpful.
Thank you
Peter


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Berlebach UNI-28 tripod
Friday, 27 March 2020  | 

Incredible build quality and excellent customer service while making my selection.


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TRIPOD
Tuesday, 18 September 2018  | 

Very happy with this tripod. Brilliant all round piece of kit. No complaints


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Excellent.
Friday, 10 August 2018  | 

Just purchased my second Berlebach tripod. My first was bought 15 years ago and still in service. Mine has supported refractors, Mal Newts and large Binos in its time. Vibration is quickly damped and the additional clamps on the 28 model an improvement on my first purchase. Luggable to dark locations and very smart. Large accessory tray a boon in the dark too. For the price range these are versatile and hard to beat.


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Bang on
Friday, 26 May 2017  | 

I recently purchased a Uni 28 for use with an Altair Sabre (M10/HEQ5) mount. I can safely say Its a solid base, and its vibration dampening qualities (even on concrete) makes pleasurable viewing across all magnifications. If you add the right mount for you, you will probably never feel the need to look for any more. Up from this would probably be the Losmandy AZ8, but the price jump is significant and the Berlebach performs well beyond expectations.


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Excellent stability
Saturday, 20 February 2016  | 

I recently purchased the UNI-28 (HEQ5) version of this tripod for use with a Tele-Optic Ercole Alt-Az mount. The tripod is a thing of beauty - excellently put together and as solid as a rock. The dampening when using a long refractor is extremely impressive and gentle tweaks on the focuser are no longer an issue. This is beyond doubt one of the best astro purchases I have made.

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