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Nov 26, 2013, 07:55 PM
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Disco gimbal


Shamelessly copied the gimbal from Mark with some minor changes (dumpening rubber).
Works great :-)
Dampening brackets for new version from ebay:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/251299533130...84.m1423.l2649

the rubber I think is not a rubber but silicon much softer that rubber so hopefully will work better :-)
flight test coming in spring LOL, maybe sooner if I get some time to finish new disco.
I forgot to add that with new gimbal I will have too cut down the bottom plate (shelf for gopro) since the motors and dampening plate are shorter
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Nov 27, 2013, 01:41 PM
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Looks good. Can you add some pics of it assembled to the disco I plan on building one soon it'd be good to see how it goes together?
Nov 27, 2013, 08:41 PM
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Originally Posted by dugie View Post
Looks good. Can you add some pics of it assembled to the disco I plan on building one soon it'd be good to see how it goes together?
Here you go, updated pictures with gimbal mounted )
FPV cam will go on top plate or bottom if I attach LG.
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Dec 01, 2013, 06:36 AM
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Nice one thanks.
Mar 07, 2014, 07:25 AM
Just flew it
Great info thanks, I think that I may have to copy

Have you had a chance to test it?
Jul 27, 2014, 10:26 AM
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After looooooong time working on this project finally got it airborne and to my joy the gimbal works like a charm , no vibes at all. Vid coming soon just testing in the backyard no time to go anywhere special LOL

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