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  • GPI PRO 2x Grey Canisters For Sale 
    Bump - will of course accept offers.
  • Exovest 
    Fawcett Exovest I am selling my Exovest that I purchased in the Fall of 2015.Unfortunately I am not doing Steadicam much these days so I am selling off my kit.I have only used the vest on 5 days of shooting since purchasing it. $4,200.00...
  • Analog Bartech with M-One Motor 
    Analog Bartech Focus With M-One Motor $1,800.00Shipping in the Lower 48 States in the USA is included with purchaseBuyers elsewhere pay for shipping Meticulously maintained. This was my backup and very seldom used. - BFD Transm...
  • Tiffen Steadicam Archer 2 
    Additional Pictures of Tiffen Steadicam Archer 2
  • complete sled GPI PRO HD G70X ARM EXOVEST 
    12900 USD
  • The newest in love with the world of steadicam 
    Thanks a million, Janice and Eric! Thanks for the advise. I will take each word said and put into practice. I'm sure, with much perseverance and dedication, I will succeed! Thanks again!
    https://www.steadica.../state/New York Contact a local operator in NY and ask them.          Gus
  • 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.
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