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    Lightweight & budget tripod for Opticron MM4 60mm scope

    Peter, Not sure what you mean by "it swung around a bit", but if you mean you found it hard to stop the monopod twisting or rotating in your hand at higher magnification, this the problem with monopods. The simplest and most cost-effective solution I have seen (and used for 10 years) is a...
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    Lightweight & budget tripod for Opticron MM4 60mm scope

    Choc59, Forent has already summed up the situation very well : ”There are three desirable properties of a tripod: light, cheap, rigid. Unfortunately, you can have only two at once. That's the way it is, really.” I set the same 1kg target weight as you when I bought a Slik Sprint Pro 3 to go...