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#1 James Baldanza SOC

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Posted 18 November 2011 - 09:44 PM

Can someone tell me the manufacturer of this MDR mounting bracket?
I'm interested in purchasing one.
Thanks!
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#2 Eric Fletcher S.O.C.

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Posted 18 November 2011 - 10:20 PM

Looks like a Keslow transmitter paddle. What you really want is the Skipps Engeerining "MODULAR PRESTON MDR BRACKET"


You can get it from Tom Gleason
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#3 James Baldanza SOC

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Posted 18 November 2011 - 10:33 PM

Thank You!

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#4 Eric Fletcher S.O.C.

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Posted 18 November 2011 - 10:43 PM

Thank You!

-James


Using that bracket you can get your mdr right under your camera mounting plate, check out these crappy iPhone photos

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#5 Eric Fletcher S.O.C.

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Posted 18 November 2011 - 10:47 PM

And here it is on the rig. you will have to spin your connectors on the mdr

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I love that bracket. Skipps makes some other brackets that I also highly recommend called the "123 brackets"
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#6 James Baldanza SOC

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Posted 18 November 2011 - 10:59 PM

Thanks Again.
Definitely interested.
I'm just curious how you would mount it to the top of the Alexa Handle.

Thanks.
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#7 Eric Fletcher S.O.C.

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Posted 18 November 2011 - 11:05 PM

Thanks Again.
Definitely interested.
I'm just curious how you would mount it to the top of the Alexa Handle.

Thanks.


the Modular mount clamps onto a 19mm rod or the smaller sizes (with reducer bushings), so to make it work you'd get a "ARRI 235 UTILITY ROD " screw it into the handle via the internal 5mm allen and mount the mdr that way. also if you pick up some "1,2,3, blocks" you can mount any manner of accessories any way you want.
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#8 James Baldanza SOC

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Posted 19 November 2011 - 06:08 PM

Thanks Again.
Definitely interested.
I'm just curious how you would mount it to the top of the Alexa Handle.

Thanks.


the Modular mount clamps onto a 19mm rod or the smaller sizes (with reducer bushings), so to make it work you'd get a "ARRI 235 UTILITY ROD " screw it into the handle via the internal 5mm allen and mount the mdr that way. also if you pick up some "1,2,3, blocks" you can mount any manner of accessories any way you want.


Sounds Good.
And Thanks Once Again!
-James
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