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#1 Aaron Medick SOC

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Posted 29 September 2009 - 11:54 AM

Hi all,
I thought I was imagining this over the last few months, but last night i did a MV oner and at minute three of a four minute song it was obvious. To me anyway, they were all happy. The horrid weave was happening because I was too heavily using my gimbal hand. I tried to tell my boom hand to take over but no dice. I had control to boom but not the strength to "steer", if I eased up on the gimbal hand.

Has anyone else ever experienced this? I operate goofy. Is it time to switch sides? I have been considering it for a while, but get lazy and stick with what I have been doing.

My set up is WK Vest, G-70 arm, PRO-2 sled, XCS monitor and gimbal. I was flying a RED last night. I was walking backwards. not don juan.

I'm interested in Front vs Back mounted, thoughts. I have had my WK for 2 years. I never had this issue with my PRO vest. I switched because i pinch a never in my other shoulder doing handle held on a non stop reality show with heave cameras. that was a 3 years ago and I'm fine know

I have had the g-70 arm for about a year.

My initial though is that 7 years of flying on one side has put me out of balance. I think I should switch sides and do more yoga and running.

I have to admit. My work outs have been few recently. we are expecting our first child, so not much time between work and rearranging the house.

Thank you for any thought.

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