Giottos Silk Road YTL8383 Carbon Fiber Tripod with Proffesional Transvers Center Column -
Giottos Silk Road YTL 8383 Tripod.
The revolutionary new Silk Road Series - YTL tripods, not only offer the stability needed to take the perfect picture but with the unique (patent pending) Y-Tube centre column design they are 30% more compact when folded compared to a similar sized tripod. In addition you will see this new range comes complete with graduated leg markings on each of the lower leg sections to ensure the tripod is level when set-up, the quick easy lever leg locking system, 3 leg angle adjustment positions, and 3/8" to 1/4" tripod thread to use with different tripods heads. With all these features plus the unique compact and light weight design these tripods can be easily transported to any location.
This Tripod features a lateral arm center column that can cantilever besides lowering/rising and reversing and tilts 180° and rotates a full 360°! In addition, when used with the automatic locking short column it becomes a 3-way pan/tilt head!
Lining and Layers:
- 8 layer Carbon Fiber (8 crossed layers for maximum strength) or
- Reversible 3/8 & 1/4" camera screw locks in place with hex key
- Quick Lever Leg Locks (QEL System) for easy operation, even with gloves!
- Removable rubber feet to accept optional rubber foot/metal spike (FP1021)
- Removable retractable hook on the bottom of the center column
- New "Y" shaped center column makes 30% more compact
- Includes short column with Patented AutoSafety Lock for 2-way control when not using a head
- 3 position adjustable leg angles for shooting low to the ground