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  • 18 kg (39.6 lbs) Max. Load Capacity (Tripod)
  • 15-167 cm (5.90-65.7") Height Range (Tripod)
  • 1.68 kg (3.70 lbs) Weight (Tripod)
  • Carbon Fiber Material Construction (Tripod)
  • 18 kg (39.6 lbs) Max. Load Capacity (Head)
  • 0.77 kg (1.69 lbs) Weight (Head)
  • Aluminum Material Construction (Head)
  • -90° / +40° Tilt Range
  • 1/4-3/8'' Attachment Type
  • Twist Lock Leg Lock Type
  • Quick Release
  • Bubble Level
Gitzo Series 2 eXact CF Tripod Kit - GT2542 + GH3382QD Gitzo Series 2 eXact CF Tripod Kit -...
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Mountaineer Series 2 Tripod

GT2542 is a sturdy, perfectly balanced, standard-height 4-section Series 2 tripod, recommended for DSLRs with 200mm lenses (up to a maximum of 300mm). Features Carbon eXact tubes and larger tube diameters for significant improvements in stiffness. Top leg section diameter: 29.0mm

Key Features:

  • Reversible column
  • Hook
  • Removable feet
  • carbon eXact
  • G-lock ultra
  • Ground level set (with unlocking ring)
  • Leg angle selector with spring


Series 3 Center Ball Head 

Gitzo’s Center Ball Heads are extremely balanced and versatile heads, engineered and designed focusing on ultimate smoothness and precision of the movement and locking. GH3382QD is the large sized head ideal for Series 2 and 3 Mountaineer tripods, and matches well with most other Gitzo tripods Series 2 and above. Compared to the smaller versions, GH3382QD has a larger ball and quick release adapter, for strong and comfortable use with heavier equipment.

  • Featuring the GS5370D standard, Arca-Swiss compatible plate

    The plate is also compatible with all of Gitzo's D profile plates and fits most Arca-Swiss style plates from other brands.

What's Included

GT2542 Mountaineer Series 2 Carbon Fiber Tripod
Limited 5-Year Warranty
GH3382QD Series 3 Center Ball Head
Quick Release Plate Standard D Profile
Limited 2-Year Warranty (Extendable to 7 Years with Registration)


Product Specifications

Series 2 Mountaineer Tripod

Weight 1.68 Kg 
Attachment 1/4'' screw,3/8'' screw attachment type 
Center Column Rapid
Closed Length 56 cm
Colour Noir Decor colour
Easy Link No
Leg Single
Leg Angles 23°, 55°, 83°
Leg Lock Type Twist Lock
Leg Sections 4 number
Legs Tube Diameter 18.3,21.7,25.3,29 mm
Material Carbon
Maximum Height 167 cm
Maximum Height
(with Center Column Down)
139 cm
Maximum Working Temperature 70 °C
Minimum Height 15 cm
Minimum Working Temperature -30 °C
Safety Payload Weight 18 kg
Upper Disc Diameter 60 mm

Series 3 Center Ball Head

Weight 0.77 Kg 
Attachment 1/4'' screw attachment type 
Ball Diameter 50 mm 
Ball Locking Yes 
Base Diameter 60 mm 
Bubble Spirit Level (No.) 1 number 
Certifications None 
Colour Noir Decor colour
Easy Link No
Friction Control Yes
Front Tilt -90° / +40° tiltrange
Head Type Ball Head
Independent Pan Lock Yes
Independent Tilt Lock Yes
Lateral Tilt -90° / +40° tiltrange
Material Aluminium
Maximum Working Temperature 70 °C
Minimum Working Temperature -30 °C
Pan Bar Included No 
Pan Drag None
Panoramic Rotation 360 °
Plate Type GS5370D
Quick Release Yes
Safety Payload Weight 18 kg
Working Height 12.6 cm
Tilt Drag None

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Gitzo Series 2 eXact CF Tripod Kit - GT2542 + GH3382QD

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