Column made of special aluminum multisection tubing, matt black anodized, with cm and inch scales. Camera carrier made of aluminum section, can be horizontally adjusted over approx. 16 cm (6.3 in.) with rack-and-pinion parallel guides. Left hand/right hand operation, two blocking screws prevent inadvertent changing of the adjusted position. Camera mounting plate tiltable by ï¿½ 90ï¿½. Connecting screw horizontally adjustable. Height adjustment with hand crank (5602) or motorized (5603). Large non-reflecting matt grey base plate with printed grid, cm and inch scales. Feet adjustable in height. Spirit level. Hand-cranked, rack-and-pinion height adjustment, additionally counter-balanced by a built-in coil spring. Blocking screw to stop accidental changing of height.