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Vortex Summit SS Tripod Kit

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No matter what kind of terrain you encounter, the versatility of the Vortex Summit SS Tripod offers the perfect combination of size, weight, build, and ease of use. The initials SS stand for super short with a minimum packing length of 14 inches. This tripod extends to a maximum height of 54.5 inches, yet adjusts to a minimum height of 6.3 inches. The Summit SS comes with a compact, lightweight ball head, 5-section stable anodized aluminum legs, and rapid-adjustment twist leg locks. With the additional features of a split center column, widespread leg angles, balance hook, and rubber feet, the Summit SS Tripod Kit is excellent for wherever your adventure requires a lightweight, compact tripod. Vortex provides a 3-year limited warranty.

Construction Features
Aluminum Legs Provide sturdy support.
Quick Release Plate Allows quick attachment of equipment to a tripod head.
Collar Leg Locks Rotate for height adjustments.
Multiple Leg Angles Allow stable positioning on uneven ground.
Weight Hook Can provide extra stabilization.
Leg Sections 5
Maximum Height 54.5 inches
Minimum Height 6.3 inches
Folded Length 14 inches
Weight 1.8 pounds
Maximum Load 8.8 pounds
Multiple Leg Angles Yes
Composition Aluminum
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Total Reviews: 4

Average Rating:

Better than expected - 10/15/2013

by Ken A. from Idaho

I was looking for a solid, stable, compact, and lightweight tripod that I could carry in my daypack. And I didn't want it to "break-the-bank" either. This tripod actually exceeded my expectations!

It feels very well made and strong. The head locks up tight and holds my heavy 20x60 binos without slipping. The quick-connect plate locks up tight too, although it can be tricky to clip in until you get the hang of it.

The only negative I can give it (and it's a small one) is the lack of an adjustment handle. But the little adjustment knob works ok and makes for a more compact unit. Overall I'm happy with the tripod and will probably buy another one for my wife.

vortex summit ss tripod - 10/03/2013

by Spence from United States

Great hunting/packing tripod. Small and light, but stable. Good price and fast shipping from Eagle, too.

Vortex Summit SS Tripod Kit - 06/29/2013

by Shawn E from Chicago, IL

Great tripod that is easy to use and sturdy. Compact for easy packing and light weight.

Vortex Summit SS - 08/07/2012

by JR from Souther Utah

This little tripod is awesome. I didnt want to spend the money for a Slik CF tripod so I took my chances with this summit ss. I tried by buddies ridgeview and highcountry and the quality on those was pretty low. This summit ss is much better for the small price difference. The twist lock 5 section legs are great. Awesome backcountry/backpack tripod.

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