The Manfrotto Gitzo GS3512S Systematic Column Carbon S24 is an efficient tool, which is designed for your tripods without the center column. The carbon fiber column is perfectly compatible with all the 5 series of tripods from Gitzo. The column slides smoothly and can be locked-unlocked easily with the twist mechanism of all tripods. Its retractable hook and power disk allow easy stability of heavy counterweights. The design ensures sturdiness and holds heavy loads with ease. Its tubing feature adjusts its height quickly while providing stability to your tripods. Buy this systematic center column that is available online for purchase.