Quote Originally Posted by Mike1234 View Post
I have an old Velbon El Carmagne 640 CF tripod... very light and plenty stabile. I love it but it's slightly longer/heavier than you prefer. The 540 CF model will fit your criteria.
I too ended with a Velbon (but a 645 in my case) and it's a great complement to my Rolleiflex. The set (Manfrotto ballhead, tripod and Rolleiflex) is surpirinsingly light, and is very convenient to use !