The Gitzo Series 2 Carbon 6X Explorer Tripod Legs
are one of the best choices for DSLR or for lightweight camcorders. Recommended for lenses up to 300mm maximum. Series 2 Explorer tripods offers an excellent maximum load capacity and very good torsional rigidity. Weight and size are convenient for traveling or trekking. Available in 3- and 4-section models at standard heights. Series 2 is the ideal solution for photographers that are looking for a solid and yet lightweight tripod.
The Explorer tripod legs can be set at any angle and moved independently while the center column tilts and rotates freely to any position. When combine with a Gitzo off-center ball head, they become the ideal tripod system for creative photographers looking for unconventional shots like: close to ground, upside-down or in-tight or awkward spaces.
All Gitzo Explorer tripods in both Carbon 6X and Basalt feature G-Lock, which increases the rigidity of the leg locking system by 20% and alls quicker and stronger leg locking. The new Power Disc incorporated in all the Explorers have two locking screws, one for the column and one for the head, granting a rock solid connection of the whole system. This disc is made of solid machined aluminum and includes the Safe Lock material that cuts vibration. Removable rubber feet and column hoook assembly have also been improved with a self-locking system that avoids accidental loss. The Gitzo Explorer tripods also come with a convenient anti-dust bag for storage and packing.
Gitzo GT2541EX Replaces: GT2540EX