Stinger® 2.0 is a dual purpose break-apart monitor for use as a deck gun or portable monitor. Numerous truck adapter and portable base options are available to suit every need. In portable mode, five forged aluminum legs with self-adjusting, carbide-tipped ground spikes increase stability. The lightweight Stinger® 2.0 is the most flow-efficient in its class with a friction loss reducing 3 3/8” vaned waterway. Other features include: a by-passable safety stop at 35° above horizontal, a patented monitor to base latching mechanism that provides visual indication of status, rotation lock mechanism which provides positive left/right lock with visual indication, a fully enclosed stainless steel worm gear, a liquid-filled pressure gauge, a safety chain for additional stability, and two carrying handles.