The abundant advantages of carbon fiber make this tripod remarkable in many respects. Vibration reduction is wonderful, it is light enough to take everywhere and goes up and down very quickly. The build quality, ergonomics and non-rotating center column with positive locking action are the best in the industry. If you use 35mm and medium format gear and are looking for the ultimate in an ultra-light tripod of backpacking size, look no further than the 1228. Stainless steel weight hook at the base of the center column.
Fits comfortably on most camera backpacks. Gitzo G1228 by the numbers.
60.6 (153.9 cm). Maximum Height w/o Column Extended. 52.0 (132.1 cm).12.6 (32.0 cm). 21.3 (54.1 cm). 17.60 lb (7.98 kg). 1/4"-20 & 3/8"-16 (reversible stud). 3.40 lb (1.54 kg). The item "Gitzo 1228 G1228 Mountaineer CARBON FIBER 4 section tripod MADE IN FRANCE" is in sale since Friday, May 15, 2020. This item is in the category "Cameras & Photo\Tripods & Supports\Tripods & Monopods". The seller is "alainbriot" and is located in Glendale, Arizona. This item can be shipped worldwide.