The ultimate monopod for the backpacking photographer, or any photographer that simply has to travel as light as possible, SLIK's PRO POD 382CF is a paradigm in travel monopods. Made from an advanced multi-layered carbon fiber material, which is approximately 40% lighter, but just as rigid as the equivalent aluminum, the SLIK PRO POD 382CF weighs less than 14 oz.! (not including a head) It also folds down to less than 20 inches in length. It's small size and featherweight makes it a natural on any photo backpack, you almost forget it's there! It's not just professional nature photographers that will benefit from the amazing abilities of carbon fiber, any photographer that is traveling a lot, moving from one location to the next, like on a whirlwind tour of Europe or Asia, will greatly appreciate the abilities of the PRO POD 382CF.
- A.R.S (Ant-Rotational System): The A.R.S. systems prevent the leg tubes from rotating inside each other making it much easier to lock and release all the twist-release locks securely. The size of the rubber grips have also been increase in diameter to make them easier to operate