The Gitzo Carbon Monopod Series 4 3 Section is built with extra lightweight, durable, shock-absorbent Carbon eXact fiber. Gitzo's G-Lock Ultra system provides quick and easy transition between 25.98" and 64.17" shooting heights while delivering rigidity and preventing debris from interfering with the locking mechanism. It's reversible 1/4" and 3/8" mounting thread provides a high degree of freedom when choosing a camera, lens, or head to attach. The rubber foot has a pivoting ball-joint to facilitate smooth rotation and titling. While only weighing 1.48 lbs, it can support an incredible 66.14 lbs!