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#26 ed_turco

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 02:19 PM

As I've mentioned before, crutch legs would make dandy legs for that tripod head, though not as pretty as yours.

Just a thought.

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 02:36 PM

Me likes! :grin:

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 06:25 PM

Me too!

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 07:40 PM

Thanks, all.

#30 Biff

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 10:40 PM

That's just awesome! I was going to design a tripod pretty much exactly like you've done but looks like you've done all the hard work already.... so if you sea tripod come up in the future by me you know where it came from!

One question on the sliding hub, is there something to lock it down once the legs are spread and set? or is it even needed?

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Posted 16 March 2013 - 12:11 AM

I put in a threaded dowel-screw type thing that closed a saw kerf in one of the plastic donuts. A snug slider fit is all it needed so I don't use it.






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