A494 BK Performer, tripod microphone stand w/telescopic boom featuring cast-alloy tripod base and telescopic mic boom with metal boom swivel.400 Series “Performer” microphone stands are manufactured using heavy duty steel tubing and high-grade hardware. All-metal boom swivel ensures fast, smooth, non-slip angle and height adjustments. Cast-alloy tripod leg base design, incorporating a new block clamp system, ensure maximum stability and reliability as demanded by the professional musician. Stylish boom end piece matching same contemporary design of height adjustment clutch and boom swivel knob. Available in scratch-resistant, baked-on, non-reflective, black enamel finish. All locking points are protected by scratch-proof contact points. All parts are replaceable. Five-year limited warranty.