The Standard Counterweight Shaft that is included with all Paramount ME. Dimensions: 460 mm (18 in.) long and 38 mm (1.5 in.) in diameter.
This length shaft holds up to six (6) 9 kg (20 lb.) counterweights.
The Paramount ME II includes a 1.875-inch diameter counterweight shaft and two 1.875-inch bore, 30lb counterweights. The Paramount ME II can optionally accept the 1.5 inch diameter counterweight shaft.