Finished Heavy Duty Camera Arm

camera arm head control complete

I’ve finished heavy duty camera arm with some nice bolts, wing nuts and a knurled knob for the split pin. One of the final parts to complete was a knurled knob for the split pin. This is a 1/2″ diameter piece of brass with a straight knurl machined on the Hobbymat lathe. The split pin … Read more

Double Wing Nuts

double wing nuts

I needed a simple way to tighten the heavy duty camera arm and double wing nuts worked really well. Effectively I have a piece of M4 stud between two wing nuts. One end will be locked with thread lock. These are M4 domed caphead bolts from BoltBase. Must admit that I find this company has … Read more

Camera Threads

polar duck mini tripod

There are a number of camera threads used for tripod mounts, lens mounts and a shutter release. C-Mount CCD camera lens connector thread 1″-32UN2A with a standard focal distance of 17.526mm. A C-mount lenses can be used in CS-mount configurations with a 5mm adapter. CS-Mount CCD camera lens connector thread 1″-32UN2A with a standard focal … Read more