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We’ve seen our fair share of steadicams over the years. Not content with waiting around for a commercial solution, maker Spencer Watson decided to whip together this gimbaled steadicam for his new iPhone 4. [Thanks, Max!]


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  • jankworks

    Very nice! Love how he laid it out, measurements and everything… especially the easy to replicate 3 axis gimbal design. I tried making one several months ago based on pictures, using what I had laying around, eyeballed it. Didn’t quite pan out, so looking forward to trying it the way he describes. Here’s a pic of my first try, not the greatest: