HOW TO – Make a $50 mountain bike video camera

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HOW TO – Make a  mountain bike video camera

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Pete got MAKE 07 and used the article to build is own $50 mountain bike video camera, he writes – “The article explained how to convert a $30 “one time use” digital video camera into a reusable camcorder for less and a couple of bucks in parts. WOW! That’s cool. I already own a couple of video cameras but they are relegated to boring tasks like taping my kid’s birthday parties. But, a $30 video camera could be placed into all kids of compromising situations with little downside at all. Shooting and Mountain Biking are my favorite hobbies so I combined them to make a $50 Mountain Bike Video Camera. Following is a diary of how I did it. “Link.


  • Helmet Cam (hands free video production) – Link.
  • DIY Bicycle mounted steady cam – Link.

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