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Old 07-18-2017, 09:38 PM   #1
brianlg31
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Default Repositioning video camera while in stand

Alright everyone I have a first world problem. I just build a large tank bow blind,
http://discussions.texasbowhunter.co...d.php?t=649961. It's 8' across. I build a camera mount using Smarts DIY thread, which has a tripod head on it. I can operate my camera from a app on my phone, start recording, zoom. My problem/question is what is a good solution/diy set up can I do in order to reposition (left or right) the camera from 6' away? I thought about just a long piece of all thread the same thread size and the arm on it, but I'm worried it will get in the way.

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Old 07-19-2017, 08:17 AM   #2
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I guess I don't understand your setup or why the camera is 6' away.

Michael posted a video with a bunch of setups. Maybe you can get some ideas from it...

https://youtu.be/2_FZH6JNQ6o

Sorry, I'm not much help but I'll be interested to see any ideas you get or what you come up with.
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Old 07-21-2017, 02:59 PM   #3
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What about a string and pulley system? That way you could let the string go and it would be quiet. I'm a fan of minimizing things that could go bump...
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