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by Firehawk
Mon Jul 14, 2008 6:47 am
Forum: Robotics
Topic: Electric motor tilt for bullet camera "pole cam"
Replies: 10
Views: 5696

Yes, some good ideas indeed. An engineer here has agreed to help me with this.
by Firehawk
Tue Apr 29, 2008 11:49 am
Forum: Robotics
Topic: Electric motor tilt for bullet camera "pole cam"
Replies: 10
Views: 5696

Hmmm...Good ideas here.
I wish I were more mechanically and electronically inclined because there are several things I would like to create....including a car mounted jib for a full size camera
by Firehawk
Mon Apr 28, 2008 5:32 am
Forum: Robotics
Topic: Electric motor tilt for bullet camera "pole cam"
Replies: 10
Views: 5696

Top end mass is indeed very important. I can give specific examples of how this is to be used: Shooting a moving vehicle from a moving vehicle. Pole camera is in back of pickup and extended to shoot the "star car" which is driving in front of, beside, and behind the pickup. Wind quickly becomes a ma...
by Firehawk
Sat Apr 26, 2008 4:40 am
Forum: Robotics
Topic: Electric motor tilt for bullet camera "pole cam"
Replies: 10
Views: 5696

Thank you for the replies thus far. Yes, pan & tilt would be perfect but given my very limited ability with this type stuff I am just hoping for the ability to tilt which actually alone would still allow for some very impressive shots. I am currently reading on the links you have supplied to try to ...
by Firehawk
Fri Apr 25, 2008 5:43 am
Forum: Robotics
Topic: Electric motor tilt for bullet camera "pole cam"
Replies: 10
Views: 5696

Electric motor tilt for bullet camera "pole cam"

Hi, I am good with video production but terrible at electronics/robotics. I am trying to make a remote tilt motor for the end of a 16ft boom pole to attach a bullet camera to. (In case you don't know, a bullet camera is also known as a micro or lipstick camera because it's similar in size and shape ...