"3 Legged Thing's Winston is their most stable tripod yet. Resolute and steadfast under the most demanding of circumstances and built to carry heavy burdens to the end. Winston lives up to his namesake as a rugged, stable and determined contributor. Powerful, light and easy to transport, Winston is a benchmark in tripod technology. Construction Winston is meticulously crafted from 3LT's own 100% Pure Stealth Carbon Fibre. 8 layers of tightly woven carbon, uniquely constructed without gimmicks or patterns for optimum weight to strength ratio. Furnishings precision milled from aircraft-grade Magnesium Alloy. Dynamic Range Winston's unique, modular design enables this incredible tripod to extend from almost floor level to well over 2m, giving Winston the versatility to work in any number of situations. ParaLock System 3 Legged Thing's unique parallel locking system prevents accidental disassembly and provides further stability and better grip. It also makes maintenance and general upkeep simple."