Thread: Discussion The RustiCWave Camera Gimbal
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Old Oct 11, 2012, 08:55 PM
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Originally Posted by pug398 View Post
I really like your alum design and will try to follow that. Since I will only be testing with a small camera I may just braze the C and L brackets. This is probably a dumb question (won't be first or last) but why is the roll pivot off center?
I had that dumb question earlier: It's because the lens on most cameras are off to one side. You want the lens rotating close to the pivot point. It helps with lateral CG of the gimbal as well since more of the mass is on the "short" roll side.
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