The Arc-O-Pod is a high quality tripod that incorporates a variety of upgraded features over other brands at an affordable price. The Arc-O-Pod comes with a stability chain and carrying case. Its adjustable, locking legs can be sized in 2 inch increments to best fit the layout of a given work area, and are kept in position with locking push pins. The tripod can be sized to fit a maximum 5-1/2 foot diameter hole, and is specially designed to eliminate all risk of slippage or movement when in use. Its high-strength topper incorporates a pulley system to facilitate the proper use of mechanical lifeline equipment, and is also equipped with drop forged steel eye bolts for use as an anchorage point for a secondary or back-up system. The Arc-O-Pod also comes complete with a quick-mount bracket compatible with the Guardian 3-Way SRL.