The company Gizto been on the market almost 100 years and has more than 60 years of tradition in manufacturing tripods, heads stativových and supporting systems. Now Gitzo is a global leader in its field and produces high-quality and elaborate tripods.
Gitzo company operates in the market almost 100 years and has more than 60 years of tradition in manufacturing tripods, heads stativových and supporting systems. Now Gitzo is a global leader in its field and produces high-quality and elaborate tripods. One of them is labeled GT2542T Gitzo Traveler. As the name says, a tripod is designed especially for photographers who travel around the world. The series is characterized by minimal weight, exceptional compactness and perfect craftsmanship. The tripod is suitable for lenses with a focal length of 200 mm up to 300 mm. It comes without a tripod head.
Pipes made using carbon fiber technology Carbon 6X are advanced on the market. This technology provides high structural strength, resistance to bending and excellently absorbs vibrations. On one pipe with a diameter of 28 mm is applied to 1,500,000 carbon fibers having a size of 7 microns.
GT2542T Gitzo Traveler uses a system of folding legs rotate 180 degrees. The result of the said central rod between the head and the legs folded, thereby substantially shortening the length in folded condition. Thanks to this system becomes a perfectly compact and easily transportable tripod.
The tripod features a unique G-Lock locks. This mechanism has been completely redesigned and now reaches 20% higher stiffness, speeds up the handling. The Gravity Lock works with weights, which operates vertically on the tripod legs. The greater the load, the stronger the lock.
Material: Carbon 6X
The diameter of the foot section (mm): 28, 24, 20, 16
Number of leg sections: 4
Type central poles: Quick
Minimum height (cm): 22
Height without center pole (cm): 119
Level tripod height (m): 1.3
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