Sturdy and reliable, this CLT203 Classic Series 2 Stealth Carbon Fiber Tripod with PHQ1 5-Way Panhead from Induro is designed to work in a wide range of situations and environments. It has a load capacity of 25.3 lb for holding your gear safely along with carbon fiber legs and a magnesium alloy spider for portability and strength while keeping weight down to 5.5 lb. The legs also feature 3 sections with twist locks for quickly setting up or adjusting anywhere from the minimum height of 19.1" up to the max of 57.1". For even more uses, the tripod has a short center column which is easily adjusted with the oversized lock for a maximum height of 67.3". Additionally, it comes with a carrying case.
The Induro PHQ1 Panhead features patent-pending Quintaxial positioning which allows for dual tilts, base and top plate rotation. This panhead features an Arca-Swiss style quick release system with a dovetail QR plate design. This head offers photographers full repeatable indexing on five axes for maximum control and flexibility. The PHQ1 is equipped with 5 bubble levels for precision positioning and two pan locks to keep your camera exactly where you want it. The control handles fold down to make packing and transport easy.
This head is compatible with equipment weighing up to 25.3 lb (11.5 kg) so it can support both point & shoot and SLR cameras. The PHQ1 is well suited for studio and on-location shoots.
Induro's Quintaxial positioning (patent pending) is a full, five-way, convenient and compact camera positioning system. It provides dual tilt, base and top plate rotation.
Fully Graduated Scales
Fully graduated scales allows you to see and set the position of your tilts, pans and shifts.
Five Bubble Levels
Five high-visibility bubble levels can be viewed on all sides for making precise adjustments.
Horizontal and Vertical Pan Locking Controls
This panhead has independent horizontal and vertical movements with locking controls.
Angular and Spherical Rotation
The PHQ1 provides 360-degree rotational control on both base and head tilt axes.
Folding Front/Rear and Side/Side Tilt Handles
Folding front/rear and side/side tilt handles simplifies complete tripod/head packing and transport.
The PHQ1 is equipped with a variable direction Arca-Swiss compatible Quick Release clamp.
Balance and Nodal Point Orientation
Balance and nodal point orientation (with optional 3rd party accessories) extends the capabilities to advanced panoramic, QTVR, spherical and 3D photography.