1. PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFE OPERATION
When mounting the instrument to the tripod, tighten the centering screw securely.
Failure to tighten the screw properly could result in the instrument falling off the
tripod, causing injury.
Tighten securely the leg fixing screws of the tripod on which the instrument is
mounted. Failure to tighten the screws could result in the tripod collapsing, causing
Do not carry the tripod with the tripod shoes pointed at other persons. A person
could be injured if struck by the tripod shoes.
Keep hands and feet away from the tripod shoes when fixing the tripod in the
ground. A hand or foot stab wound could result.
Tighten the leg fixing screws securely before carrying the tripod. Failure to tighten
the screws could lead to the tripod legs extending, causing injury.