Designed to fit into a standard equipment case, the Avalon Graphite Traveler has a minimum length of just22" (56 cm) and fully extends to 7'8" (2.2 meters). Constructed of lightweight carbon fiber, the Traveler is ideal for ENG, EFP, and DV production or as a great back-up pole. The five telescoping sections lock together via the K-Tek "captive collett" for maximum holding power with minimum torque. The KEG-88CC Traveler is Internally wired with coiled cable. Neutrik female XLR on top pigtail and Switchcraft Male XLR in base.