The Tripod Stand is a three-legged platform used to support flasks and beakers. Tripods are usually made of stainless steel or aluminium and made light-weight for efficient portability within the lab. Often a wire gauze is placed on top of the tripod to provide a flat base for glassware. Tripods are generally tall enough for a bunsen burner to be placed underneath
Laboratory tripod stand, provides a stable and secure base for holding various laboratory apparatus, such as beakers, flasks, and test tubes. A tripod stand comprises three legs and a central rod that holds a ring clamp, which in turn holds the apparatus.