The Vixen Optics Dual Castor Head on Wood Tripod is made of sold aluminum and the black coloris anodized, not painted on like other lower quality product. It has the option of accepting a second dovetail head or counterweight bar. The Report tripod is made from quality Ash wood and comes with a matching tray. It has rated capacity of 65lbs. Leg spread is adjustable from 20 deg to 45 deg. Tripod includes wood tray.