Mactrem PT55 Camera Tripod

The Mactrem PT55 Camera Tripod is the perfect entry level tripod for budding new photographers.

Not only is this tripod lightweight, but it’s also strong and has been made to be robust and long lasting.

This tripod is fully adjustable and comes with a little bubble level to ensure you set up the tripod correctly.

The universal mounting plate and screw makes this tripod ideal for all camcorders, DSLR’s and other modern camera’s too.

Packaging and Contents.

The Mactrem PT55 comes in a Dark Grey and Green designed cardboard box. The box measures 50.5cm x 10.5cm x 10.0cm and weighs 1485g.

Mactrem PT55 outer box.
Packaging of the Mactrem PT55 – Image Source – My Helpful Hints (Subject to Copyright)

Upon opening the box you will find the following items: 1x Tripod, 1x Fabric Carry Bag, 1x Multi-Lingual User Instructions.

Mactrem PT55 laid out contents.
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Mactrem PT55 Camera Tripod.

This tripod is made from high quality Aluminium and ABS plastics. The colour of the tripod i have is Orange with Black detailed finishes, but other colours are available, including Black and Yellow, again finished with Black detailed finishes.

This tripod is compact when folded down and measures 50.0cm x 11.0cm x 10.5cm and weighs 1195g.

Mactrem PT55 stock image. Tripod is folded up.
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When fully adjusted the tripod measures 140.0cm high and has a width span of 83cm.

Mactrem PT55 product image. Tripod is in fully expanded mode.
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The 360-degree handle operates smoothly, perfect for filming without any camera shake and the sponge grips on the tripod provide superb handling grip whilst in use.

The design of the handle makes it perfect for shooting axis and taking pan shots.

Mactrem PT55 image showing the main features including, QR plate, rotation handle and more.
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This tripod has 4 leg sections, 3 locks, and a centre column for extra support.

The feet of the tripod is made from rubber and can fully move about, this is down to the ball joint designed system providing the necessary grip needed on smooth and uneven surfaces.

Technical Specifications.

  • Brand: Mactrem
  • Model: Papuma Camera Tripod
  • Model Code: PT55
  • Colour: Orange/Black
  • EAN: N/A
  • Materials: Aluminium
  • Load Capacities: 5KG
  • Head Type: Pan Head
  • Compliances: CE Marked


The Mactrem Papuma PT55 is a fantastic little adjustable tripod. It’s not only lightweight but also practical too. The Orange and Black colour combination also looks great too! The carry bag is also a bonus and is made from high quality fabric with a zip. Overall I highly recommend the Mactrem Papuma PT55 Tripod.

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