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  • WHAT IS THE LIGHTEST RIG AVAILABLE THAT CAN HANDLE REAL WEIGHT 
    Hi Kareem Lets get this right you want a rig that will carry everything .The best brand new rigs are the Tiffen M1 and the GPI Cine Live .As for 2nd hand rigs you could look at an Archer 1,2,Ultra 1 -2 or Pro 1,2, .You could also look at an u...
  • New to steadicam, searching for the first set up 
    Cheers man, when I get my whole set up, I'll do some test footage and I'll post here and ask for guidance. Happy shooting
  • WTB Vehicle / Garfield mounts 
    WTB Vehicle / Garfield mounts. Located in Vancouver BC. ​Will pay for shipping. Please email kenneth.lau0947@gmail.com if you have one for sale
  • Tiffen M1 sled vs. GPI modular sled 
    PRO sleds are bombproof, they just work and you can get ahold of them easily.  Presently they have the slickest gimbal around and they are dead simple and easy to find all over the world in an emergency situation. Now that Tiffen has a Volt G...
  • Buying old vs new - cheap rigs- Steadicam Master Series 
    The master is an Analog sled designed for when we used NTSC and PAL cameras.  It will not pass HD-SDI without modification. Its shape is also a drawback 
  • Lightest Rig 
    Lights small rig?  Lightest Big Rig?  Full rig or running rig?  Your question has no answer as asked
  • Tiffen Master Arm 
    Bump still for sale
  • Share Grid 
    Hey Greg! Yeah I don't think I would rent out my rig by itself like that. I've seen a few people rent out themselves with their rig, I was just curious if anyone could talk to their experiences. I suppose I could always try and see what happe...
  • Arri LCS for sale 
    sent you a PM
  • Dynamic Balance with Flyer LE 
    Find a nice drop time by using primarily the gimbal placement and some post extension. I found that with most heavier builds (requiring 2 batteries) the paddle ended up almost straight down. Hope this helps!
  • how to begin 
    Exactly what Kevin said.Workshop and lessons first, brand name rig second.
  • complete sled GPI PRO HD G70X ARM EXOVEST 
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  • Garfield hard mount 
    SOLD!
  • KS-8 Kenyon Gyro LIKE NEW (2) for $3900 
    (2) KS-8 Gyros LIKE NEW for $3900.  This kit will cost you $7200 at Kenyon Labs!  Save 56% off! With 40% more stabilizing power, KS-8's are the same exact dimensions as KS-6, and they share the exact same mounting points a...
  • The newest in love with the world of steadicam 
    Thanks Janice for the advise. I have been using a small glide cam set up for a few years, and have been a union on set dresser for 18.5 years. Took a bronze class 2 years ago. Been trying to get into camera and it's hard, but i'm persistent, I am...
  • PRESTON FI&Z PACKAGE 
    Bump. Willing to take offers. Just trying to move things around
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  • Newbie with a different kind of project 
    Ian; I'm no engineer so I am not an expert but a round headlight is round on all sides so I see that it what you want is a headlight that leans with you as you corner. A simple gimbal, forgive the analogy but it works, that levels your c...

 
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