The 1.5-inch diameter Counterweight Shaft Extension Bar (sold separately) is compatible with the following counterweight shafts:
- Paramount MYT Standard Counterweight Shaft
- Paramount MX/MX+ Standard Counterweight Shaft
- Paramount ME Standard Counterweight Shaft
- Paramount ME II fitted with the 1.5-inch diameter Counterweight Shaft
- Length: 17.8 cm (7 in.)
- Diameter: 3.8 cm (1.5 in.)
- Weight: 1.4 kg (3 lb.)
- Capacity: Up to 2 additional counterweights.
This extension provides a longer counterweight balance arm, and more total counterweight capacity. The extension features 1/2-in. 20 TPI male threads at one end, female at the other.
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 Paramount ME/ME II Counterweight Shaft.