Loading

Very simple cablecam dolly for GoPro Hero3

by fbuenonet, published

Very simple cablecam dolly for GoPro Hero3 by fbuenonet Jul 10, 2014

Featured Thing!

2 Share
Download All Files

Thing Apps Enabled

Order This Printed View All Apps

Contents

Use This Project

Give a Shout Out

If you print this Thing and display it in public proudly give attribution by printing and displaying this tag.

Print Thing Tag

Makes

Thing Statistics

36138Views 5070Downloads Found in Camera

Summary

English

If you enjoyed the cablecam dolly, you may also like my "terrestrial dolly" http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:911531
If you find my design interesting, you could make a small donation: https://www.paypal.me/fbuenonet

This is a very simple system to create a cablecam dolly with a GoPro camera.
The pulleys are printed by halves so we can obtain the highest possible quality. If printed on nylon wear resistance is obtained, but not because it is a comprehensive system use will be sufficiently strong if made in ABS.
The bearings that I had at home are one of 16x5x5mm, but you can use other modifying inside hole in the pulley. Open SCAD file is included.
You can use the original housing of the GoPro waterproof camera, but I used the bumper of http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:330231
Updated (2014-09-14): After testing the bumper mentioned, I've decided to design one that is much more resistant http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:462309

Español

Si te ha gustado mi cablecam dolly, es posible que también te guste mi "dolly terrestre": http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:911531 o incluso, te podría interesar hacer un pequeño donativo https://www.paypal.me/fbuenonet

Se trata de un sistema muy simple de crear un cablecam para realizar un travelling con una cámara GoPro.
Las poleas se imprimen por mitades de forma que podamos obtener la mayor calidad posible. Si se imprimen en nylon se obtendrá mayor resistencia al desgaste, pero ya que no se trata de un sistema de uso exhaustivo, será suficientemente resistente si se realizan en ABS.
Los rodamientos que yo tenía por casa son unos de 16x5x5mm, pero se pueden utilizar otros, modificando en agujero interior de la polea. Se incluye el archivo de Open SCAD.
Se puede usar la carcasa estanca original de la cámara GoPro, aunque yo he utilizado el bumper de http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:330231
Actualización (14-09-2014): Después de probar el bumper mencionado, he decidido diseñar otro que sea mucho más resistente http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:462309

More from Camera

view more

All Apps

3D Print your file with 3D Hubs, the world’s largest online marketplace for 3D printing services.

App Info Launch App

Auto-magically prepare your 3D models for 3D printing. A cloud based 3D models Preparing and Healing solution for 3D Printing, MakePrintable provides features for model repairing, wall thickness...

App Info Launch App

Kiri:Moto is an integrated cloud-based slicer and tool-path generator for 3D Printing, CAM / CNC and Laser cutting. *** 3D printing mode provides model slicing and GCode output using built-in...

App Info Launch App
KiriMoto Thing App

With 3D Slash, you can edit 3d models like a stonecutter. A unique interface: as fun as a building game! The perfect tool for non-designers and children to create in 3D.

App Info Launch App

Print through a distributed network of 3D printing enthusiasts from across the US, at a fraction of the cost of the competitors. We want to change the world for the better through technology, an...

App Info Launch App

Quickly Scale, Mirror or Cut your 3D Models

App Info Launch App

3D Print a wide range of designs with Treatstock. Easy to use tools to get the perfect result. The global 3D printing network that connects you with high-quality and fast working print services nea...

App Info Launch App

Great model! I used this with my AKASO EK700 4K Action Camera ( http://amzn.to/2tw491R same exact thing as a GoPro but only $55!) and it works perfectly!

I missed the part about the bearing. I've included a link to the bearings that should fit and am ordering it now. I'll update to see if that's it.

http://www.amazon.com/uxcell-Shielded-Groove-Radial-Bearing/dp/B00EDK5GIE/ref=sr_1_4?ie=UTF8&qid=1450321896&sr=8-4&keywords=16x5x5mm+bearings

Enhorabuena por el cable cam, yo he diseñado uno, échale un ojo y dime que te parece http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:1055679.

Un saludo

Harrope Cable Cam GoPro v1.0

Pues efectivamente, tu cablecam es una evolución muy acertada. Al usar 2 cables, se minimiza el gran problema que tiene el mío que es del movimiento horizontal producido por el aire cuando la cámara es ligera, como es el caso de la GoPro o la Mobius, que son las dos cámaras que uso. Siempre había pensado poner un peso debajo de la cámara, pero tu solución es mejor, está claro. Además me gusta el que se pueda mover con una tercera cuerda, ya sea a mano o con un motor, algo que con el mío no es posible. Me gusta y ya está dentro de mis colecciones. Lo voy a dar a conocer en los grupos de impresoras 3D en Google+, porque seguro que gustará (bastante más que el mío) ;-)

that`s an awesome stuff, thanks for share!

Thanks for making this awesome print, We have made a video going over it on our youtube channel here

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0UaWiVZsvFtIj5AUeLGItQ

and please don't forget to hit the subscribe button too!

I found this thing in action on youtube! Check it out!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ASDCRlrxyBs

Hey that's me! :)

Good job! I like to watch the video and I find interesting improvements have made

Muy bien! Es super listo!!

Will a wider ball-bearing fit in the "viga"? I am only able to find ball-bearings which have a width of 6mm (7 x 19 x 6).

@zbear14 There is a setting in the GoPro menu to flip the image.

The GpPro is upsidedown...

Can you explain how it all goes together?

did you just glue the mount to the frame?

It is a nice idea. With everything so small and light-weight, I think it will swing around and vibrate as it moves. If that happens you may get a smoother result if you add some weight, maybe on extension arms so it does not turn so easily, like a hand-held stabilizer does. For example http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:39053

Horizontal stabilizer for smart phones
by Ablapo

Video of some action or it didn't happen ;-) No seriously: It would be cool to see some actual footage. THANKS!

Looks great! I would love to see a video of this in action :-)

Top