I looked at Manfrottos, a couple of Giottos, and Promaster-didn't like the Promasters. I want another tripod to have a back up and to have one that's lighter than my Manfrotto 3021BPRO. The 3021 with 410 geared head weigh almost 8 lbs.
D7100 D300, F4e, N90s, N6006, N2000, N6000, D40, N5005, black F2 eye level, chrome F2AS, black Nikomat FTN
Non Nikons: Pentax 645, Pentax ME Super, Pentax Spotmatic II, Minoltas SRT 102, SRT 202, Maxxums 7000 and 7000i, Praktica LB, Kiev 4 rangefinder, Canons TX, A1, FT QL, EF, EOS 630