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Gitzo Safari Series 1 Two Way Fluid Tripod Head w/ Quick Release has been discontinued by Gitzo and is no longer available. Our product experts have helped us select these available replacements below. You can also explore other items in the Tripod Accessories category yourself to try and find the perfect replacement for you!

Gitzo Safari Series 1 Two Way Fluid Tripod Head w/ Quick Release Product Info

Gitzo GH1720FQR Safari Collection Two Way Fluid Tripod Head with Quick Release is an incredibly lightweight and yet exceptionally precise and stable head. This Gitzo Tripod Headimage is the perfect match for the high-performance compact spotting scopes. The Gitzo Series 1 Safari 2-Way Fluid Head sets a new standard in bird watching supports for light weight, accuracy, speed and comfort. Ultra compact, this tripod head performs at its best when coupled with the Gitzo Series 1 carbon fiber tripod and with the innovative Bird Watching Traveler kit. The Gitzo 2-Way Fluid Safari Series Tripod Head is made for extreme conditions and is ready for anything!

Specifications for Gitzo Safari 2-Way Fluid Head GH 1720:

Color: green
Front Tilt: +110° / -110° tilt range
Load Capacity: 8.82 lbs
Material: magnesium
Pan Bars: Included (1)
Panoramic Rotation: 360 degrees
Plate Type: quick release - with 1/4-20" and 3/8" screws
Series: 1
Weight: 1.01 lbs
Working Height: 92.0

Features of Gitzo Series 1 Two-Way Fluid Head w/ Quick Release:

  • Reversible Handles - Handles can removed and repositioned or rotated in different positions. This feature greatly increases a head's versatility and is particularly appreciated by left handed users.
  • Safe Grip - a material that gives a safer lock between your camera and the head plate, preventing the camera from moving or slipping. It is used on quick release plates and in applications where the camera equipment is screwed to the support to reduce pivoting and twisting.
  • Double Quick Release Safety System - The spring-assisted double lock system consists of two pins, one fixed and one manually operated by means of a button, that prevent camera equipment from suddenly dropping out of the head when the quick release locking knob is released. Extremely useful with heavy equipment, long lenses and spotting scopes.
  • Fluid cartridge - two parts that slide one on the other. Inside the system is included a special fluid that controls the movement and makes it extremely soft, fluid and smooth. The cartridge's inner design is very important and if well designed allows maximum movement control yet minimizes cartridge weight and size. Gitzo uses a special fluid that guarantees a consistent performance over a wide range of temperatures.

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  • Gitzo Safari Series 1 Two Way Fluid Head w/ Quick Release GH1720FQR

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Gitzo Safari Collection Series 1 Magnesium Two Way Fluid Head w/ Quick Release GH1720FQR, MPN: GH1720FQR, UPC: 719821313472, Code: IZ-EA-GH1720FQR

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