About this product
The Gitzo GT2543L Mountaineer Series 2 Carbon Fiber 4 Sections Tripod (Long) is designed to reach eye-level when fully extended. Sturdy and perfectly balanced. It is recommended for DSLRs with 200mm lenses (up to a maximum of 300mm). Features Carbon exact tubing which includes High Modulus carbon fiber in the lower leg sections adding to their diameters and making the tripod more rigid and stronger than its predecessor. The GT2543L has a load capacity of 39.68lbs extends to a maximum height of 70.47 inch and folds down to 24 inch for transport. The center column on the tripod can be removed for Ground Level Set which enables the tripod to reach its lowest height of 6.3 inch . Its four-section legs are secured with twist locks that incorporate G-lock Ultra which has an internal O-ring to prevent dust and particles from entering the leg system. The top spider has been redesigned to add rigidity and large leg angle selectors give you more area to grip when readjusting leg angles. A ballast hook on the center column allows you to add weight to increase the tripod inch s stability.