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(From company literature) Gitzo G1578L Mountaineer Studex Monopod.


A five-section monopod that weighs only 1.6 lbs, yet will accept a maximum load of 17.6 lbs.


Mountaineer carbon fiber tubes use an exclusive process based on pull winding of long carbon fibre to a 1.5mm wall thickness.


This manufacturing process ensures stiff, light tubes resistant to bending, absorbs vibration, and withstands fatigue better than other carbon fiber tube processes.


A cushioned handgrip, 1/4"-20 or 3/8" mounting screw and twist lock grips prevent any slippage.



Specifications:

  • Material: Carbon Fiber
  • Number of Leg Sections: 5
  • Leg Lock Type: Twist
  • Head Mount: 1/4"-20 and 3/8" Mounting Screw
  • Maximum Height: 197.1 cm / 77.6 in.
  • Minimum Height: 59.9 cm / 23.6 in.
  • Maximum Load: 8 kg / 17.6 lbs
  • Weight: 0.73 kg / 1.6 lbs

Keywords: Gitzo Monopod



 






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