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Aug 31, 2009, 10:30 PM
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Laser-Cut Slow Stick Camera Mount


I have been flying cameras for a few years now and I keep coming back to the design that goes under the CG, allows you to position the camera in any direction -- set it and forget it. I finally sat down last night and put my Home Depot paint stick style camera mount into CAD where I could get them laser cut. The added bonus here is the inter locking joints that add tons of strength to the joints. I always have people asking me... where did you get your mount... or how did you make it.

The mount will work with a camera that is 4" wide and the height is adjustable.

JTechLaser turned this one around for me in less than 8 hours. If there are some interest, I will make some available for sale.

UPDATE: I have some for sale now at: http://www.blueskyrc.com/index.php?m...&products_id=9
Last edited by Qrome; Sep 02, 2009 at 01:10 AM.
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Aug 31, 2009, 11:19 PM
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Nice design.. Very interested & Subscribed....
Sep 01, 2009, 12:33 AM
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Hey, that is one cool camera mount. I'm aboard, too. Bill
Sep 01, 2009, 12:38 PM
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Cool! I will have some laser-cut up and make them available. I will add the hardware to the kit as well.
Sep 01, 2009, 04:10 PM
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I just got a response from JTechLaser and they made me 10 to start with. Attached is a photo they sent.
Sep 01, 2009, 09:49 PM
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Wow, that top part looks very similar to the design I have for my Creative Vado HD camera.

No one have seen my design because I just today uploaded the pictures to my website, in other words the person who design that top part and I think alike .


Mine do not pivot left or right but is kinda similar



Sep 01, 2009, 10:13 PM
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Oh, very cool... You are right... they are very similar. I just drew this one up 2 nights ago. Nice design. I like it!
Sep 02, 2009, 01:11 AM
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Ok, I just listed some for sale on my site. Thanks for the interest guys. Please post up questions if you have some.

http://www.blueskyrc.com/index.php?m...&products_id=9

Thanks.

Last edited by Qrome; Sep 02, 2009 at 08:28 AM.
Sep 02, 2009, 09:38 AM
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I just placed my order for one.
Question: Can the camera housing part rotate 90 degrees to enable tall photos rather than wide? Bill
Sep 02, 2009, 09:44 AM
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crd,
Sweet design. That should work with my Kodak Zi6. Where can I get one !
Sep 02, 2009, 10:43 AM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ghoti
I just placed my order for one.
Question: Can the camera housing part rotate 90 degrees to enable tall photos rather than wide? Bill
Got your order! Thanks.

Answer: The camera can spin 360 and the angle of the camera can be adjusted. I imagine you can mount it to the stick mount how you may need. But it is not really designed to hold the camera long ways.

crd, you can order from http://www.blueskyrc.com
Sep 23, 2009, 10:26 AM
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Originally Posted by Qrome
you can order from http://www.blueskyrc.com
i only see the FPV mount. How much does the camera mount weigh?

Thanks
Sep 23, 2009, 11:49 AM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by beeker_12
i only see the FPV mount. How much does the camera mount weigh?

Thanks
I sold them all, but I have another batch of 10 that I plan on having up on the site in the next few days. I hope before the weekend. They have been selling well so I plan on trying to keep them stocked.
Thanks!

-David
Sep 24, 2009, 04:19 PM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by beeker_12
i only see the FPV mount. How much does the camera mount weigh?

Thanks
They are back in stock now. Thanks for the patience.

http://www.blueskyrc.com/index.php?m...&products_id=9

-David
Jan 04, 2010, 03:55 PM
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Got mine in the mail today- very cool, and quick shipping too! Thanks much!


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