All Blog Posts Tagged 'gimbal' (37)


3D Robotics
Humanitarian UAV Network Invites Contributions to UAV Evaluation

Patrick Meier and the worldwide Humanitarian UAV Network, “UAViators,” have undertaken a fairly comprehensive review of UAVs for humanitarian use.…

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Added by Roger Sollenberger on July 31, 2014 at 8:00am — 2 Comments

The World's First Drone Painting Company!

We teamed up with Bercom makers of the HANDy Paint Products to create the world's first residential and commercial Drone Painting Company.

Check it out!

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"Tongue in cheek" this was a lot of fun and very scary at times putting a 4' pole with a roller and trying to fly it around painting stuff.  It was…

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Added by markpre on May 22, 2014 at 7:13pm — 9 Comments

Antimedia present's the "Owl Cam"

INTRODUCING THE OWL CAM from ANTIMEDIA on Vimeo.

Norwegian Film company presents the owl cam. Basically, a brushless gimbal mounted on a helmet.

Iam wondering if such a system could withstand the shocks of a skier jumping and going full speed (impacts +…

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Added by Nicolas Vuignier on April 3, 2014 at 8:33am — 3 Comments

Kickstarter Steadicam "Stubilizer", brushless gimbal

An interesting brushless gimbal not designed for drones.  It seems the brushless gimbal technology that has become so popular for drones is now expanding its reach to the action sports market.  Prototypes seem to have a nice fit and finish.

You can see more about the project…

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Added by Bryan Galusha on March 5, 2014 at 10:34am — No Comments


Distributor
Phantom Tall Gear Upgrade & Review

Nice upgrade for those flying a Phantom 1, 2 or Vision.  Gives the Phantom a wider stance as well as additional height for camera gimbals.  No more legs in the shot when aggressively flying :)  

You can find them HERE 

Direct link …

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Added by AKRCGUY on February 7, 2014 at 12:08pm — No Comments

9 Inch High Rise Multicopter Legs

Hey everyone!  In case you haven't been following us on our website or here on DIY Drones, we are two guys who have been tinkering with gimbal design and other aerial photography related projects.  Over the last few months we've…

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Added by SkyrisFX on November 18, 2013 at 11:04am — 9 Comments

Done with the frame

Just finished assembling the frame. looks like a tank! lol.

I really have a hard time bending the arms! I decided to build a wooden brake for these arms (gave my hands a hardtime).. Bolted up with M4 x 10mm screws.…

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Added by rjc_quadcopter on September 28, 2013 at 4:01am — 14 Comments

Quadcopter Build Update 2

Bending the parts.

Test fit of the stacked up plate and Centerpiece. I really have a hard time bending the parts. I made a sheet metal brake made of wood! Checked the distances from the CAD drawing. everything seems ok. +/- 1mm-- good enough for me.…

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Added by rjc_quadcopter on September 26, 2013 at 6:38am — 8 Comments

Quadcopter Build Update

Just fresh from the waterjet cutter..

Left to right: Stack-up pad, Centerplate, Landing Gear.

Quadcopter…

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Added by rjc_quadcopter on September 23, 2013 at 8:28pm — 9 Comments


100KM
Magnetic encoder and brushless gimbal controller

- from my blog hobbyuav,com.

For the techpod 2.0, I want to have a high precision camera gimbal capable of continuous rotation in two axis. I have always likes the brushless gimbals that are…

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Added by wayne garris on September 15, 2013 at 10:00pm — 9 Comments

First Blog- Designing my quadcopter

With Frame + motors + props, solidedge calculated weight of 1.1kgs. Im still figuring out how to shave off extra kgs from this frame...

I wanted to design (actually took reference on a couple of existing design) my quadcopter frame. My main purpose is to have a quadcopter carry a gopro for…

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Added by rjc_quadcopter on September 9, 2013 at 7:00pm — 28 Comments

Moscow State University...

Moscow State University.
Hardware stability test.
Video "as is".Without any postprocessing (no deshaker, no color correction, etc.)
Camera: Canon 5D Mark III
Lens: Canon EF 24 mm F/2.8 IS USM

Added by vis.asta on August 24, 2013 at 9:08pm — 10 Comments

Stress testing of a cheap gimbal brushless - Split screen

Hello all,

Video Link Youtube : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dY2zeuygPI0

I just just bought a gimbal from bestluckybuy. this gimbal:…

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Added by polak74 on August 19, 2013 at 10:30am — 13 Comments

Lick Observatory - Brushless Gimbal

 

Some video I shot yesterday flying around the Lick Observatory on Mt. Hamilton. This video is the start of the reason I got into multi-rotors years ago. Capturing smooth aerial video.

Shot with NO post stabilization or in-camera stabilization. Footage slowed from 60p to 24p. InfinityM brushless gimbal on a Droidworx AD6 frame with XM extended…

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Added by Steve on August 5, 2013 at 11:30am — 4 Comments

Gimbal for Canon 5D mkIII test...

We are trying a new design of gimbal for…

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Added by vis.asta on July 26, 2013 at 1:30pm — 8 Comments

135 g carbon gimbal for GoPro

Hi there is my smallest gimbal project for GoPro. The weight is 135g, carbon 3k, for pitch I've used motor from CD.

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Added by jacekheli on July 8, 2013 at 1:00am — 19 Comments

3D printed brushless gimbal for GoPro

I am a member of a French yahoo group on 3D printing. Today a member posted a link to this nice brushless gimbal that he designed for the GoPro hero3 and posted on Thingiverse. he did not reference the controller he is using but he published the design files …

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Added by frederic reblewski on June 29, 2013 at 7:00pm — 28 Comments

Mechanical gyroscope gimbal: 2nd test (pitch / roll)

2nd test with the gimbal: 2 axis, pitch and roll stabilized by a homemade mechanical gyroscope. Using a GoPro

In this second test, I added another joint so it can move freely in 2 axis as seen in the beginning of the vídeo. The performance was nice although i performed some very aggressive movements.

PS: i didn't use any bearing in joints,…

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Added by Bernardo M. A. on June 26, 2013 at 3:00pm — 8 Comments

StabilGo Camera Gimbal

I came across StabilGo on Kickstarter this evening. It looks like many of the brushless gimbals out there right now, with the added opportunity to pay 3x the…

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Added by Jason Hilton on June 16, 2013 at 6:00pm — 24 Comments

Flying 3D Spline Curves between Waypoints with ArduCopter 3.0

Figure 1: Mission Planner waypoints and telemetry track after 3 spline…
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Added by David Dewey on June 15, 2013 at 5:00am — 59 Comments

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