HOW DO I?
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Our user manuals are all downloadable online. Click on the link below to take you through to the downloads page. Here you will find manuals for discontinued products too.
WHERE ARE MY ACCESSORIES?
Every 3LT tripod comes with some basic tools (this varies according to model). These tools can be found in a hidden pocket, just inside the rim of your bag, or clipped directly to the tripod.
LOST OR BROKEN CHICKEN LIPSInside the leg mechanism there are plastic shims (we call them Chicken Lips). If you lose or break one you’ll need to contact us with your range and model number so we can help you.
Our tripods are designed in such a way that they can be disassembled for cleaning and servicing. We have a page of How To videos which provide guidance for you on the most common technical needs.
HOW DO I?In this section we cover the basic functions of our tripods, and how they operate. We have created videos to explain the different functions, and help you get familiar with the world’s most versatile tripod system.
We also have a complete page of videos showing all of the basic configurations, and methods of servicing, cleaning and replacing parts.
CONVERT TO MONOPOD
ADJUSTING THE SWITCH CLAMP
REMOVE THE CENTRE COLUMN
HOW DOES THE TRI-MOUNT PLATE WORK?
COMPATIBILITY3 Legged Thing tripods offer compatibilities with a number of other devices. Below is our guide to compatibility with release plates, clamps, ball heads & footwear.
Our release plates are all Arca Swiss compatible
Our Ball-heads are universally compatible.
Multi functional clamps