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Old Jan 14, 2013, 09:37 AM
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Any pictures of the controller board?
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Old Jan 15, 2013, 06:52 AM
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So what will be actually sold?.. only the controller itself? or also rewound motors?
Perhaps a complete kit that just has to be assembled and tuned?
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Old Jan 15, 2013, 02:20 PM
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This is my idea for DSLR gimbal


The motor is a bit smaller than motor clamp so I have to hold it with hand
DSLR gimbal for brushless - axis (0 min 39 sec)

what do you think? any idea for slip-ring?
how big have to be the wires for a DSLR gimbal motor?
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Old Jan 17, 2013, 03:49 AM
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Old Jan 17, 2013, 03:55 AM
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How long till purchase?

Like the fact gopro still in housing!!

Any video yet?
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Old Jan 17, 2013, 04:02 AM
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Hi, will a Gopro Hero2 also fit in the gimball?
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Old Jan 17, 2013, 07:36 AM
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Beautyfull, but not weight optimized for sure.....
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Old Jan 17, 2013, 07:51 AM
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Beautyfull, but not weight optimized for sure.....
Quality gimbals = NOT LIGHT
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Old Jan 17, 2013, 08:26 AM
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I prefer
Perfect gimball = quality AND light.
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Old Jan 17, 2013, 08:31 AM
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I prefer
Perfect gimball = quality AND light.
In that case I look forward to seeing you design one
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Old Jan 17, 2013, 09:11 AM
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Perfect gimball = quality AND light.
I call that the Dream Gimbal.... unfortunately it will always just live up to it's name.
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Old Jan 17, 2013, 09:26 AM
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With two brushless motors in it, lightness is not going to happen.
The motors have to be strong (read: heavy) enough to get the job done; you could make the frame out of vapor and the gimbal will still be heavy.
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Old Jan 17, 2013, 09:27 AM
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Having weight to the gimbal is not a bad thing... as more mass, less vibration...

I guess mine is a pig gimbal. Good part is it will fit a Nex5 and even my Rebel XT.

I have been tunning it with a gopro, it's the best stabilizing I've seen vs Servos.
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Old Jan 17, 2013, 10:07 AM
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What's the point putting ordinary BL motors in those "cans"?
IMHO it's just adding weight + maybe helps a tiny bit with cooling, but that's not going to be an issue with GoPro...

Or is that just a way to justify the price?
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In that case I look forward to seeing you design one
With great pleasure
Here, in a couple of days. (still waiting for some carbon).

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Having weight to the gimbal is not a bad thing... as more mass, less vibration...
...
My point of view is more simple: "less weight" more "flight time".
You should get rid of the vibration before, during the design, when you choose your brushless and your propellers.
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