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DIY Mechanical gimbal

Postby sidd finch » Thu Jun 23, 2022 10:05 am



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Re: DIY Mechanical gimbal

Postby Steve Grisetti » Fri Jun 24, 2022 10:03 am

Gimbals still seem kind of magical to me.

This seems like a nice DYI alternative. But what is that device that is attached at 7:10? That seems like the real key to its function. Is it a gyroscope? Did I miss its description?
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Re: DIY Mechanical gimbal

Postby Peru » Fri Jun 24, 2022 2:44 pm

Steve Grisetti wrote: But what is that device that is attached at 7:10?


I think it is just an old motor that is being used as a weight.
It just happens to be the right size and shape for the gimbal. Any other object that is heavy enough and not too cumbersome would work.
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