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Old Feb 14, 2014, 04:01 AM
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Asterix 32bit 3 axis Brushless Gimbal for Sony Nex & Alpha *v2*



Asterix Brushless Gimbal

Compact, lightweight, well-balanced brushless gimbal for Sony Nex camera.
All in one design (2 axis and 3 axis with anti-vibration),
Designed to carry Nex camera with pancake lens. (16mm and 16-50mm)
Fits to Tarot 650 Quadcopter and Tarot 680 Hexacopter.

Features
  • All in one design (2 axis and 3 axis with anti-vibration)
  • Anodized high grade aluminum
  • High qualty anti-vibration rubber damper.
  • Lightweight, well-balanced , adjustable, easy setup,
  • Gimbal weight is 162gr
  • Under the 400gr 2-Axis mode ready to use weight. (Gimbal+Anti Vibration+Motors+ controller)
  • under the 500gr 3-Axis mode ready to use weight. (Gimbal+Anti Vibration+Motors+ controller)

Asterix v2



Asterix v2
http://www.bambucopter.com/asterix-brushless-gimbal/

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Asterix Brushless Gimbal (1 min 9 sec)


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Asterix v2 & Nex-5 18-55 lens Balanced (0 min 29 sec)


Asterix v2 balance (0 min 21 sec)
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Old Feb 14, 2014, 04:03 AM
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Asterix Brushless Gimbal PID

Asterix 3 Axis Nex5 Profile File is downloadable here

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Old Feb 21, 2014, 02:21 PM
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Asterix Brushless Gimbal Black Version 2 axis mode

Black anodized version avaible now.




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Upgraded camera plate

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Old Feb 22, 2014, 01:10 AM
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Black anodized version avaible now.
Looks very simple and light weight.

I am sure many are wondering the gimbal weight with motor and more importantly the price.
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Old Feb 22, 2014, 11:07 AM
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Looks very simple and light weight.

I am sure many are wondering the gimbal weight with motor and more importantly the price.
Gimbal and antivibration parts weight is 162gr.
362gr with two GBM4008 motors,
under the 750gr with sony nex5 camera & 16mm lens
this weight is suitable for 650 size quadcopter.

Grey anodized semi assemlied gimbal is $69.95 now.
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Old Feb 23, 2014, 12:30 AM
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3 Axis mode



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Old Feb 24, 2014, 05:53 PM
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how much is the 3 axis gimbal ?...and are you selling the controller as well ? Do you have any video examples with 3 axis ?
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Old Feb 25, 2014, 06:16 AM
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how much is the 3 axis gimbal ?...and are you selling the controller as well ? Do you have any video examples with 3 axis ?
$299.95 with 3 axis alexmos controller.

I will publish video soon, after shooting at a beautiful place
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Old Feb 25, 2014, 06:25 PM
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I like the design..I like the price..If the result is good you can count me in
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Old Feb 26, 2014, 03:28 AM
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I like the design..I like the price..If the result is good you can count me in
Thank you for your opinion...

will be published new video here as soon as possible.
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Old Feb 26, 2014, 09:56 AM
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Any adjustments to allow for balancing a similar size camera?
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Old Feb 26, 2014, 03:05 PM
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Any adjustments to allow for balancing a similar size camera?
yes, there's slots for adjustment if camera size similar.
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Old Feb 27, 2014, 11:43 AM
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3axis yaw follow mode

Asterix Brushless Gimbal (1 min 9 sec)
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Old Feb 27, 2014, 11:52 AM
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Excellent!
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Old Feb 27, 2014, 05:58 PM
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that looks perfect..can you do some more tests please..or maybe have a second camera so we can se how the gimbal works..the weather looks completely still on this one
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