This innovative waterproof travel tripod caters to adventurous outdoor photographers needing a rugged all-weather support system for their camera gear. The Hydra 2 waterproof tripod provides maximum stability, in a compact, reverse-folding design, perfect for the traveling photographer. With its reverse folding design, the Hydra2 folds down to an impressive 16.7 inches, yet it reaches a maximum height of 60.2 inches with the center column extended. A unique carbon fiber weave maximizes the strength-to-weight ratio while remaining stealth out in the field. It’s waterproof leg locks and feet make this tripod truly ready for the elements, wherever your shot takes you. It features 5-sections, supporting a maximum load of 37.5 lbs. The metal twist locks can be used in any environment with maximum functionality. They’re also dust resistant, and oversized so there’s no need to remove your gloves when the cold weather hits. Engineered for stability at any angle, our three-stop adjustable leg locks, and independent leg spread, provide lower angles and maximum stability. The oversized CNC machined center column locking collar makes it easy to secure the center column in any vertical position. With interchangeable rubber feet and stainless-steel spikes, you can enhance your stability on any terrain. The built-in bubble level helps maintain a level shot. While the attached weight hook helps maximize your tripod’s stability. There are three built-in allen keys on these tripods. one located in the rubber foot for adjusting the tension of the leg stop locks on the spider. The other two on the weight hook, one used to tighten down the set screw on the flat base, and the other used to remove the accessory screw on the spider. The accessory mount provides additional mounting flexibility. The Hydra 2 also includes a tool kit, drawstring bag and carrying case for storage.