ALTA GH-100 Pistol Grip Ball Head

ALTA GH-100 Pistol Grip Ball Head

Item: ALTA GH-100

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$119.99 Buy It Now $149.99 Retail Price In Stock


Vanguard's ALTA GH-100 Pistol-Grip Ballhead combines impressive ergonomic control with a precise, smooth ball head. With a safe payload capacity of 6 kg/13.2 lbs, this lightweight pistol grip allows you to lock, unlock, and reposition your gear comfortably with one hand, leaving your other hand free to make lens adjustments.

  • Never waver – Pistol grip provides secure one-handed operation of head controls
  • Versatile – Outstanding for still photography, videography or even surveillance
  • Control– Friction Control System allows you to control the level of friction on the ball to accommodate changing equipment weight and to control weight balance
  • Robustness – Magnesium alloy construction for lightweight and long-lasting performance
  • Precise – 72 built-in click stops, Bubble level for precise panoramic photo and videography
  • Custom fit - 8-stop Handle positioning for superior ergonomics
  • Smooth – Anodized center ball allows for extremely fluid movement without sacrificing precise control
  • Optimum load performance – 6kg (13.2 lbs) safety payload for multi-gear options
  • Safe – Arca-type quick release system & Dual-locking quick shoe mechanism
  • Pan Head Base –  58mm with 3/8 to ¼ reducer bushing
$119.99 Buy It Now $149.99 Retail Price

Fusing the smooth precision of a ball head with impressive and unmatched ergonomic control, ALTA GH-100 enables you to position your camera or spotting scope quickly with unmatched versatility. The Pistol Grip Ball Head is constructed by state of the art materials and production processes, to grantee unwavering secure locking system so that your gear stays in place in all angle positions and offer ultra-smooth movements for perfect positioning. Our innovative Ball Release System enables you to unlock, reposition and lock gear into place with the ease of only 1 finger. Keeping accurate, succinct control of the Grip Head has never been easier. You get a well-made and extremely comfortable product that enables one-handed, convenient operation which frees your other hand to make any necessary lens adjustments. Simply pressing the handle allows 360-degrees of panning movement, -32 to +90-degrees of side-to-side tilt along with -8 to +90-degree back to front tilt movement all around. It instantly locks into place with the simple release of the handle.

Other impressive features include our Friction Control System; which allows you to modify the level of friction on the ball to accommodate changing equipment weight (such as switching to heavier lenses, adding light sources, etc). The anodized center ball allows for extremely fluid movement without sacrificing the precise control you need. ALTA GH-100 ensures the safety of your expensive equipment with a dual-locking quick shoe mechanism; which prevents accidental release. It lets you attach and detach your gear quickly and efficiently with the Arca-size compatible QS-60 V2. Other notable features include its 72-click point panorama, offering a wide-range 72-point rotation with precise click-into-place positioning that moves the camera 5 degrees per click, which prevents jumps in shots to help ensure a perfect 360-degree panoramic image. ALTA GH-100 provides impressive versatility in positioning with 360-degree horizontal movement and a 90 degree-angle tilt.

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Bubble Level on Head 2 2
Color Grey Grey
Extended Warranty 8 Years 8 Years
Height 107 mm 107 mm
Load capacity 13.2 6
Panoramic Rotation Yes Yes
Pan Lock Yes Yes
Quick Release Yes Yes
Quick Shoe QS-60 V2 QS-60 V2
Separate Panning Lock Yes Yes
Series Alta Heads Alta Heads
Tilt Range +90° to -8° +90° to -8°
Type of Head Arca-Swiss Compatible Arca-Swiss Compatible
Warranty 2 Years 2 Years
Weight 1.7000 0.7800