Tripods:

 

Classic Series "YTL Silk Road Tripods" with Lift Center Column

 

 

Giottos is proud to introduce their “YTL Silk Road tripods" featuring
a Patent Pending, “Y” shaped center column makes the tripod 30% more compact for carrying and storage!

This design not only makes them more compact it adds strength, rigidity and they are lighter weight than similar size tripods!

The “YTL” Series tripods are available with either Giottos’s Professional transverse center column (cantilevers to tilt 180° and rotate 360°) or Classic lift center column (Go to Pro Series Tab to see Pro Tripod models).

Features for the Professional Transverse & Classic Center Column models:
• “Y” shaped center column makes 30% more compact
• 8 layer Carbon Fiber (8 crossed layers for maximum strength) or Aluminum construction
• 3 & 4 leg sections w/8 graduated calibrations (2”apart) on each lowest leg section
• 3 position adjustable leg angles for shooting low to the ground
• Quick Lever Leg Locks (QEL System) for easy operation, even with gloves!
• Removable rubber feet to accept optional rubber foot/metal spike (FP1021)
• Reversible 3/8 & 1/4” camera screw locks in place with hex key
• Removable retractable hook on the bottom of the center column
Includes Allen Keys for adjustments and a 12 Year Warranty

Professional Transverse Center Column
Cantilevers to tilt 180° and rotate 360°
• Includes short column with Patented
AutoSafety Lock for 2-way control
when not using a head

Classic Lift Center Column
• Bubble level on top plate of center column

 

YTL Series Carbon Fiber Tripods with Classic Lift Center Column

 

Cat No.

Description

YTL8254

YTL8254 CLASSIC Tripod: 4-sec. Carbon Fiber w/Flip Leg Locks

Folded Length 19.3”, Min. Ht. 6.7”

Max. Ht. w/o Center Column 52.8"

Max. Ht. with Center Column Extended 65.4”

Wt. 2.6 lbs., Leg Ø 25 mm, Load Cap. 11 lbs.

Rubber Feet (accepts accessory feet)

YTL8284

YTL8284 CLASSIC Tripod: 4-sec. Carbon Fiber w/Flip Leg Locks

Folded Length 20.5”, Min. Ht. 7.1”

Max. Ht. w/o Center Column 57"

Max. Ht. with Center Column Extended 69.7”

Wt. 3.3 lbs., Leg Ø 28 mm, Load Cap. 17.6 lbs.

Rubber Feet (accepts accessory feet)

YTL8214

YTL8214 CLASSIC Tripod: 4-sec. Carbon Fiber w/Flip Leg Locks

Folded Length 21.3”, Min. Ht. 7.1”

Max. Ht. w/o Center Column 61"

Max. Ht. with Center Column Extended 73.2”

Wt. 3.3 lbs., Leg Ø 31 mm, Load Cap. 22 lbs.

Rubber Feet (accepts accessory feet)

 

YTL Series Auminum Tripods with Classic Lift Center Column

 

Cat No.

Description

YTL9253

YTL9253 CLASSIC Tripod: 3-sec. Aluminum w/Flip Leg Locks

Folded Length 22.8”, Min. Ht. 5.9”

Max. Ht. w/o Center Column 53"

Max. Ht. with Center Column Extended 65.4”

Wt. 3.1 lbs., Leg Ø 25 mm, Load Cap. 11 lbs.

Rubber Feet (accepts accessory feet)

YTL9284

YTL9384 CLASSIC Tripod: 4-sec. Aluminum w/Flip Leg Locks

Folded Length 20.5”, Min. Ht. 7.1”

Max. Ht. w/o Center Column 57"

Max. Ht. with Center Column Extended 69.7”

Wt.4 lbs., Leg Ø 28 mm, Load Cap. 17.6 lbs.

Rubber Feet (accepts accessory feet)

YTL9214

YTL9214 CLASSIC Tripod: 4-sec. Aluminum w/Flip Leg Locks

Folded Length 21.3”, Min. Ht. 7.1”

Max. Ht. w/o Center Column 61"

Max. Ht. with Center Column Extended 73.2”

Wt. 4.8 lbs., Leg Ø 31 mm, Load Cap. 22 lbs.

Rubber Feet (accepts accessory feet)

YTL9213

YTL9314 CLASSIC Tripod: 3-sec. Aluminum w/Flip Leg Locks

Folded Length 26”, Min. Ht. 5.9”

Max. Ht. w/o Center Column 61"

Max. Ht. with Center Column Extended 73.6”

Wt. 4.4 lbs., Leg Ø 31 mm, Load Cap. 22 lbs.

Rubber Feet (accepts accessory feet)

YTL Series Short Center Columns for the Classic Lift Center Column Tripods

 

Cat No.

Description

YTC251

 

 

For the YTL 9253/8254

Leg Ø 25mm

 

YTC281

For the YTL 9284/9313/9214/8284/8214

Leg Ø 28mm & 31mm

FP1021

 

Accessory Rubber Foot with Metal Spike

 

 

 

 

Classic VGR Series Tripod/Monopod

w/ARCA compatible Quick Release Ballead and Lift Center Column

 

GIOTTOS’ VITRUVIAN VGR TRIPOD CONVERTS TO A MONOPOD!

VGR Series Tripods are reverse structure tripods designed according to the Golden Ration shown in Da Vinci’s famous picture of the Vitruvian Man. These tripods are strong because they are made from an aluminum alloy with high molecular density using Forging Technology.

Standard Tripod with an Extremely Small Folded Length!
One leg becomes a Monopod when attached to the Center Column!
3 Leg Positions & the legs fold 180 degrees to protect the Center Column & Quick Release Ballhead
Rubber Feet w/Metal Spike (on some models), Bubble Level & a Retractable Hook

VGR ARCA Monopod

 

 

Cat No.

Description

VGR8255-S2N

 

5-sec. Carbon Fiber Tripod w/ARCA Compatible QR Ballhead

Folded Length 15.6”, Min. Ht. 15.4”

Max. Ht. w/o Ctr. Col. 53”,

Max. Ht. w/Ctr. Col. extended 62”

Wt. 2.8 lbs., Leg Ø 25mm, Load Cap. 8.8 lbs. Spare Quick Release Plate: MH645

Removable rubber foot to accept accessory feet!

Attach Center Column to one leg for full-size MONOPOD:

Folded Length 28.8", Extended Length 64.3"

VGR8265-M2N

5-sec. Carbon Fiber Tripod w/ARCA Compatible QR Ballhead

Folded 16.5”, Min. Ht. 16.1”

Max. Ht. w/o Ctr. Col. 57.9”,
Max. Ht. w/Ctr. Col. extended 66.6”

Wt. 3.7 lbs., Leg Ø 28mm, Load Cap. 13 lbs. Spare Quick Release Plate: MH646

Rubber foot with Metal Spike (does not accept accessory feet)

Attach Center Column to one leg for full-size MONOPOD:

Folded Length 30.7", Extended Length 69.3"

VGR9254-S2N

4-sec. Aluminum Tripod w/ARCA Compatible QR Ballhead

Folded Length 16.5”, Min. Ht. 16.3”

Max. Ht. w/o Ctr. Col. 50.6”,
Max. Ht. w/Ctr. Col. extended 60.5”

Wt. 3.3 lbs., Leg Ø 25mm, Load Cap. 8.8 lbs. Spare Quick Release Plate: MH645

Rubber foot with Metal Spike (does not accept accessory feet)

Attach Center Column to one leg for full-size MONOPOD:

Folded Length 30.7", Extended Length 63"

VGR9255-S2N

5-sec. Aluminum Tripod w/ARCA Compatible QR Ballhead

Folded Length 15.6”, Min. Ht. 15.4”

Max. Ht. w/o Ctr. Col. 53”,
Max. Ht. w/Ctr. Col. extended 62”

Wt. 3.3 lbs., Leg Ø 25mm, Load Cap. 8.8 lbs. Spare Quick Release Plate: MH645

Removable rubber foot to accept accessory feet!

Attach Center Column to one leg for full-size MONOPOD:

Folded Length 28.8", Extended Length 64.8"

VGR9264-M2N

4-sec. Aluminum Tripod w/ARCA Compatible QR Ballhead

Folded Length 17.7”, Min. Ht. 17.4”

Max. Ht. w/o Ctr. Col. 54.8”,
Max. Ht. w/Ctr. Col. extended 65”

Wt. 4.3 lbs., Leg Ø 28mm, Load Cap. 13 lbs. Spare Quick Release Plate: MH646

Rubber foot with Metal Spike (does not accept accessory feet)

Attach Center Column to one leg for full-size MONOPOD:

Folded Length 33", Extended Length 67.2"

VGR9265-M2N

5-sec. Aluminum Tripod w/ARCA Compatible QR Ballhead

Folded Length 16.5”, Min. Ht. 16”

Max. Ht. w/o Ctr. Col. 57.9”,
Max. Ht. w/Ctr. Col. extended 66.6”

Wt. 4.3 lbs., Leg Ø 28mm, Load Cap. 13 lbs. Spare Quick Release Plate: MH646

Rubber foot with Metal Spike (does not accept accessory feet)

Attach Center Column to one leg for full-size MONOPOD:

Folded Length 30.8", Extended Length 69.3"