Alta Pro 2+ 263CGHT Carbon Tripod with Pistol Grip Ball Head

Alta Pro 2+ 263CGHT Carbon Tripod with Pistol Grip Ball Head

Item: ALTA PRO 2+ 263CGHT

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$499.99 Buy It Now $559.99 Retail Price In Stock

Overview

2018 BEST TRIPOD AWARD WINNER

The ALTA PRO 2+ 263CGHT Carbon Fiber Tripod kit combines the lightweight ALTA PRO 2+ 263CT Carbon Fiber tripod legs along with the unique styled Vanguard ALTA GH-300T pistol grip ball head.  Lightweight with increased ergonomic handling!

  • 3 section lightweight carbon fiber tripod
  • Patented Multi-Angle Center Column (MACC)
  • 4 labeled multi-leg angle selections (20°, 40°, 60°, 80°)
  • Alta GH-300T works with an Arca-type quick release system & built-in safety pin which can handle payloads up to 6 kg (13.2 lbs)
  • Built-in shutter release trigger for capturing fast-moving objects easily. Universal 2.5mm DC shutter release cable input jack compatible with most DSLRs
$499.99 Buy It Now $559.99 Retail Price

The ALTA PRO 2+ 263CGHT Carbon Fiber Tripod kit combines the lightweight ALTA PRO 2+ 263CT Carbon Fiber tripod legs with the Multi-Angle Center Column along with the unique styled Vanguard ALTA GH-300T pistol grip ball head.  The ALTA GH-300T pistol grip ball head is uniquely styled head to Vanguard and will appeal to many users in wedding, portrait, action and the macro shot markets.  This head allows you to lock, unlock and reposition your camera with one hand while making camera adjustments with the other.  Its versatile movement provides almost limitless positioning with 360° panning and 90° tilt.  The built-in friction system is designed to accommodate changing equipment weights and balances.  Its magnesium alloy construction provides lightweight, long-lasting durability! 

Lightweight, compact and built for location shooting.  The 3 section Alta Pro 2+ 263CT carbon fiber tripod is capable of load capacities up to 15.4lbs/7kg.  This lightweight tripod has ergonomic ¼ turn lock and unlocks twist style leg locks.  Multi-degree setting leg angle selections allow you complete flexibility to reach the maximum height of 68.25”/173.2cm or combined with the Vanguard MACC get as low 9”/23cm.

Added triggering capabilities allow for additional flexibility.  Nikon TN1 and Canon TC1 cables are included.  With the built-in 2.5mm DC shutter release cable input jack most DSLR’s will be able to take advantage of the Alta GH-300T triggering.  Other cables and cameras can be used but need to be tested.  Panoramas can be shot with the Alta GH-300T.  The top rotating platform enables a 360° rotation with 72 click points for perfect panoramic pictures.  This feature combined with your favorite stitching software gives you the added panoramic functionality if needed.

The Alta GH-300T head comes complete with the head, complete with bubble levels, Arca Style mounting plate, Nikon and Canon trigger cables.  A reducing bushing is included in case you mount this head to a ¼”-20 screw.

Alta Pro 2+ 263CT Tripod Features:

  • 3 section compact carbon fiber tripod
  • ¼ turn lock/unlock twist lock legs
  • Multi-Angle Center Column (MACC)
  • 4 labeled multi-leg angle selections (20°, 40°, 60°, 80°)
  • 15.4lbs/7kg load capacity
  • Anti-Slip rubber feet – Remove and replace with optional spiked feet

Alta GH-300T Ball Pistol Grip Head Features:

  • Built with a Magnesium Alloy which provides lightweight construction and long-lasting durability
  • Arca-type quick release system with a built-in safety pin
  • Lock, unlock, and reposition your camera comfortably with one hand, leaving the other hand free to make camera adjustments
  • Built-in shutter release trigger for capturing fast-moving objects easily.   Universal 2.5mm DC shutter release cable input jack compatible with most DSLRs
  • 8-stop Handle positioning
  • Versatile movement provides almost limitless positioning with 360°panning and 90°tilt
  • 72-click point panning makes for precise panoramas with virtually all lens
  • Built-In Friction System to accommodate changing equipment weight and balance
  • 2 Bubble levels
  • Anodized center ball for extremely fluid movement without sacrificing control
  • Alta GH-300T works with an Arca-type quick release system & built-in safety pin which can handle payloads up to 6 kg (13.2 lbs)
Accessories Carrying bag, QS-60V2 release plate, Nikon and Canon shutter cables included Carrying bag, QS-60V2 release plate, Nikon and Canon shutter cables included
Bubble Level on Head 1 1
Bubble Level on Tripod 2 2
Carrying Bag Included Yes Yes
Color Carbon Carbon
Connector No No
Extended height 68 1/4 1732
Extended Warranty 8 Years 8 Years
Feet Type Rubber Feet (Alta SF Spiked Feet Compatible) Rubber Feet (Alta SF Spiked Feet Compatible)
Folded Length 27 1/2 700
Friction Control Yes Yes
Head Attachment Fitting 3/8 to -+ reducer bushing 3/8 to -+ reducer bushing
Head Base Attachment 3/8 and 1/4 3/8 and 1/4
Head Base Diameter 58 mm 58 mm
Head Specs Alta GH-300T Alta GH-300T
Head Type Grip Head Grip Head
Independent Pan Lock Yes Yes
Independent Tilt Lock Yes Yes
Lateral Tilt (°) Lateral Tilt (°) Lateral Tilt (°)
Leg Angles 4 4
Leg Diameter 26
Leg Lock 35° (R)EVOLUTION Lock 35° (R)EVOLUTION Lock
Leg Sections 3 3
Load capacity 13.2 6
Material Carbon Fiber Carbon Fiber
Maximum height Central Column down 55 3/4 1417
Max Height 1700 and above
Minimum Height 9 230
Multi Angle Central Column Yes Yes
Pan Lock Yes Yes
Quick Release Yes Yes
Quick Shoe QS-60S V2 QS-60S V2
Series Alta Pro 2 Plus Alta Pro 2 Plus
Swivel 360° Swivel 360° Swivel 360°
Tripod Storage Y Y
Type of Head Arca-Swiss Compatible Arca-Swiss Compatible
Warranty 2 Years 2 Years
Weight 5.4300 2.4400

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