Gitzo GK2542-82QD Mountaineer Series 2 Carbon Fiber Tripod with Center Ball Head

BH #GIGK254282QD • MFR #GK2542-82QD
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Gitzo GK2542-82QD Mountaineer Series 2 Carbon Fiber Tripod with Center Ball Head
Key Features
  • Max Height: 70.9"
  • Min Height: 10.9"
  • Folded Length: 27"
  • Leg Sections: 4
The GK2542-82QD Mountaineer Series 2 Carbon Fiber Tripod from Gitzo 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., extends to a maximum height of 70.9", and folds down to 27" for storage and transport.
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Gitzo GK2542-82QD Mountaineer Series 2 Tripod... Overview

The GK2542-82QD Mountaineer Series 2 Carbon Fiber Tripod from Gitzo 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., extends to a maximum height of 70.9", and folds down to 27" for storage and transport.

The center column on the tripod can be removed for Ground Level Set, which enables the tripod to reach its lowest height of 10.9". Its 4-section legs are secured with G-lock Ultra twist locks, which feature internal O-rings 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 positions. A ballast hook on the bottom of the center column allows the user to add additional weight, increasing the tripod's stability.

The included Gitzo Center Ball Head is an Arca-type compatible head that features two separate locks; one for 360° panning and another to control the movement of the ball. A tungsten disulfide coating on the ball helps keep the ball movement smooth and minimizes stick-slip. A screw-knob lock tightens down on the included quick release plate and a bubble level helps you maintain straight horizons in your images. A friction control dial has also been integrated into the large locking knob to allow for more precise adjustments.

Gitzo GT2542 Mountaineer Series 2 Carbon Fiber Tripod

The GT2542 Mountaineer Series 2 Carbon Fiber Tripod from Gitzo 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 GT2542 has a load capacity of 39.7 lb, extends to a maximum height of 65.7", and folds down to 22" 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 5.9". 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's stability.

UPC: 719821362067

Gitzo GH3382QD Series 3 Center Ball Head

The Gitzo GH3382QD Series 3 Center Ball Head is an Arca-type compatible head that is an ideal match for Mountaineer Series 2 and 3 tripods. It stands 5" high, holds up to 40 lb and weighs 1.7 lb. The head has a separate lock for the 360° panning and another to control the movement of the ball. A tungsten disulfide coating on the ball helps keep the ball movement smooth and minimizes stick-slip. A screw-knob lock tightens down on the included quick-release plate and a bubble level helps you maintain straight horizons in your images. To allow for precise adjustments, a friction control dial is integrated into the large locking knob.

UPC: 719821384007

Gitzo GT2542 Mountaineer Series 2 Carbon Fiber Tripod Specs

General
Load Capacity39.6 lb / 18 kg
Maximum Working Height65.7" / 166.9 cm
Max Height without Center Column54.7" / 138.9 cm
Minimum Working Height5.9" / 15 cm
Folded Length22" / 55.9 cm
Head Mount Type3/8"-16 Screw
Weight3.7 lb / 1.7 kg
MaterialsCarbon Fiber
Legs
Leg Lock TypeTwist Lock
Independent Leg SpreadYes
Leg Sections4
Leg Diameter1.1" / 27.9 mm
Feet FeaturesRubber, Removable,
Center Column
Center Column FeaturesBallast Hook
Center Column Sections1
Center Column Extension TypeRapid
Lateral / 90-Degree Center ColumnNo
Packaging Info
Package Weight4.6 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)25 x 4.5 x 4.2"

Gitzo GH3382QD Series 3 Center Ball Head Specs

General
Head TypeBall Head
Base Mount3/8"-16 Thread
Camera Mounting Screw1/4"-20 Male
Load Capacity40 lb / 18 kg
Number of Bubble Levels1
Friction ControlYes
Independent Pan LockYes
Physical
DimensionsH: 5.0" / H: 12.6 cm
Weight1.7 lb / 0.8 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight2.1 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)6 x 5.4 x 4.1"
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