The Zeiss Universal Tripod can be set up on difficult terrain due to the three stage telescoping legs. The legs can be positioned at three angles. The Zeiss Universal Tripod can be adjusted to whatever height you require in just minutes. From a maximum of 74.8 inches to 29.5 when collapsed the tripod weighs a mere 7.9 pounds. The Zeiss Universal Tripod is also an ideal prop for spotting scopes. With a suitable adapter you can mount binoculars, cameras or video cameras. Steady and effortless even at maximum magnification levels, the Zeiss Universal Tripod offers exceptional stability with minimum weight.