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Giottos VGR8255-S2N Carbon Fiber Tripod/Monopod with Arca QR Ballhead

B&H # GIVGR8255S2N MFR # VGR8255-S2N
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Product Highlights

  • Carbon Fiber Tripod/Monopod
  • Maximum Height of 5.41' (1.65 m)
  • Load Capacity of 8.8 lbs (3.99 kg)
  • Includes QR Ballhead
  • Minimum Height of 10.6" (26.92 cm)
  • Weighs Just 2.8 lbs (1.27 kg)
  • Leg + Column Converts to 5.58' Monopod
  • Ballhead Is Arca-Compatible
  • Bubble Levels on Ballhead
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Giottos' VGR8255-S2N Carbon Fiber Tripod/Monopod with Arca QR Ballhead delivers what every photographer is looking for--a solid professional tripod that folds down to a manageable size. This carbon fiber support will extend to 5.41' (1.65 m), but its minimum working height is less than a foot--10.6" (26.92 cm), and it folds down to 15.6" (39.62 cm) for storage and transport. Although it weighs just 2.8 lbs (1.27 kg), it can support up to 8.8 lbs (3.99 kg). The included quick-release ballhead has bubble levels and is Arca-compatible.

Plus, one leg of the tripod combined with the center column converts to a full-size monopod that extends to 5.58' (1.7 m) and collapses to 28.9" (73.4 cm). The 5 leg sections use a quick twist-lock design, and the tripod accepts optional accessory spiked feet for use on rough terrain.

Standard carbon fiber tripod with an extremely short minimum working height of 10.6"
One leg w/the center column converts to a full-sized monopod
3-position legs w/twist leg locks
Bubble levels on QR ballhead
Load Capacity 8.8 lbs (4 kg)
Maximum Height Tripod: 5.4" (1.65 m)
Monopod: 5.58' (1.7 m)
Maximum Height w/o Column Extended 4.69' (1.43 m)
Minimum Height 10.6" (26.92 cm)
Folded Length Tripod: 15.6" (39.63 cm)
Monopod: 28.9" (73.4 cm)
Weight 2.8 lbs (1.27 kg)
Head Type Arca-compatible QR ballhead
Quick Release Yes
Bubble Level Yes
Material Carbon fiber
Leg Stages/Sections 5
Leg Lock Type Not specified by manufacturer
Spiked/Retractable Feet No
Center Brace No
Center Column
Center Column Type Rapid
Center Column Sections 1
Giottos VGR8255-S2N Carbon Fiber Tripod/Monopod with Arca QR Ballhead
  • MH5310-655SC Arca Compatible QR Ballhead
  • MH-645 Quick Release Plate for MH-655
  • Adjustment Tools
  • Padded Tripod Bag
  • Limited 12-Year Limited Warranty
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