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#1 jochenbraune

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Posted 26 February 2018 - 06:39 AM

Hi 

 

Im Thinking about buying the Steadicam Volt M1 Horizon Assist.

The problem is ,that Im a GPI Pro owner, and i dont want to Buy a new ( and Heavier ) Sled.

 

My Idea was to Buy the M1Volt and the M1 Gimbal.

 

The diameter of the M1 is bigger than the Pro ( with 1,5")

 

Does anybody know any kind of adapter to use the M1 Gimbal on my post ?

 

Thanks for your answers.

Jochen 

 

 


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#2 Jarrett P. Morgan

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Posted 26 February 2018 - 09:43 AM

I suppose you could make a spacer of sorts in the M1 gimbal, but I would be worried about slippage. It would also be a very small spacer (.06 of an inch). Certainly an interesting idea. Perhaps you could find someone with an older backup gimbal for 1.56" post to try it with? 


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#3 Benoit C. Gauthier

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Posted 26 February 2018 - 10:50 AM

Or wait for NAB...


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#4 Jerry Holway

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Posted 26 February 2018 - 11:50 AM

Yes, just wait for NAB.


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#5 Marco Dardari

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Posted 27 February 2018 - 11:13 AM

And for Clipper3 sled?


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#6 jochenbraune

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Posted 01 March 2018 - 12:40 PM

I spoke to Robin at Tiffen and he also told me to wait until the NAB.

 

Thats what i will do.

Thanks for your answers.

Regards Jochen 


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