The T-830 is a great all-round tripod. It offers a combination of stability and durability in a light weight body.
It is designed for light-medium weight spotting telescopes and digital video.
You’ll find the 830 ideal for most spotting scopes up to 60mm objective and working up to around 30-40x magnification.
It is perfectly at home with many larger scopes up to around 80-100mm objective and larger magnifications of up to around 60x-70x however users will notice some vibration at higher magnifications. You;ll find the 830 a handy to carry tripod for larger scopes, even if it is used on a heavier tripod back at base.