Vortex® Summit™ Carbon II Tripod Kit 6.3-53.3″


When every ounce in your pack out counts, count on Summit™ Carbon II to keep you moving without sacrificing stability.


  • 22 lbs. Max Load: Perfect for large binoculars, spooting scopes and rifles
  • Carbon Fiber Leg Construction: Perfect combination of strength and lightweight build.
  • 2-Way Pan Head: Provides simple, intuitive controls and full range of motion.
  • Compact, Lightweight Design: Compact lightweight design for ultimate packability.
  • Arca-Swiss Head Mount: Compatibility across a broad range of mounting options.
  • Four Leg Sections: Extend for maximum height
  • 3-Angle Leg Pivot Locks: Position each leg individually for multiple heights and easy, secure set up.
  • Counterwieght Hook: Holds extra weight on the bottom of the center column for greater stability in windy conditions.
  • 1/4-Turn Leg Locks: Ensure a solid hold, and low profile design is snag free. (Patent pending)
  • Rubber Feet: Provide solid footing on slick surfaces:

Comes with:

  • Quick-Release Plate with 1/4″-20 Thread
  • Rubber Packing Strap
  • Detachable Counterweight Hook
  • 1.3mm Hex Wrench


Rest Type Tripod Load Limit (lbs; kg) 22; 10
Attachment Interface Arca-Swiss Interface Space Used (in; cm) ~1.9; 4.9
Additional Interface Provided Pre-installed Flat QR Plate w/ Threaded Mount Bolt Core Material Aluminum
Core Finish Black Adjustable Core Height Adjustable
Core Control Threaded Synthetic Thumbscrew Max Core Height Extension (in; cm) 9.3; 23.5
Tripod Head Type Arca-Swiss Tilt/Pan Adjustable w/ Locking Lever Tripod Head Material Aluminum
Head Finish Black Angular Leg Deploy Operation Toggle Switch, Manual Adjust
Angular Leg Control Material Aluminum Angular Leg Control Finish Silver
Angular Control Type Locking Notches at 24, 52, 80 Degrees Min Leg Operating Angle (Degrees) 24
Max Leg Angle (Degrees) 80 Height Leg Control Deploy Operation (4) Section 1/4 Twist Lock Levers, Manual Adjust
Height Leg Control Material Synthetic Height Leg Control Finish Black
Leg Height Control Type Continuous Along Range Min Operating Height (in; cm) 6.3; 16
Max Operating Height (in; cm) 53.3; 135.4 Leg Material Carbon Fiber
Leg Finish Grey Cant Tension Control None
Cant Knob Material N/A Cant Control Finish N/A
Cant Range N/A Pan On Tripod Head
Min Deployed Footprint Distance (in; cm) ~16.5; 42 Max Depolyed Footprint Distance (in; cm) ~82.7; 210
Foot Interface Fixed Foot Type Rubber Rounded
Stowed Length (in; cm) ~5.1; 13 Stowed Depth (in; cm) 18.1; 46
Stowed Width (in; cm) 3.0; 7.6 Weight (lbs; kg) 2.5; 1.1

Additional Information:

Manufacturer SKU TR-SMC
Vortex Canada SKU VT-TR-HCY


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