Movie tools allrounder CAME-TV launched their new Suction Cup Mount System – the SK06. It options 4 suction cup arms, a 10kg payload capability and a DJI RS2 mounting system.
CAME-TV has a very big selection of merchandise. From wi-fi headsets over LED lights to digital camera rigs and helps. They have already got three different suction cup mounts of their lineup, however the SK06 appears to be the most recent and sturdiest one, providing a 10kg/22lbs payload capability.
The highest plate presents varied mounting threads with 1/4″-20, 3/8″-16 and M8 threads. Straight underneath it are some metal wire shock absorber springs. So far as I can see they compensate for horizontal motion, not up/down.
The 4 arms have one suction cup every and are connected with joints trying just like ULCS kind merchandise, for my part a really sturdy approach to repair ball joints. Every suction cup has a diameter of 15cm, making a suction capability of 75kg/165lbs every, 300kg/660lbs in whole.
DJI RS2 equipment for the SK06
The non-obligatory RS2 equipment lets you mount the DJI RS2 gimbal straight on a particular high plate. The battery grip attaches to one of many suction arms. Not lovely, however mounting the gimbal as little as attainable reduces loads of undesirable vibrations and jitters. The facility will get transferred over an included cable connecting the battery grip with the RS2 adapter. The latter has two ports labeled with “DC IN”, however in keeping with CAME-TV each can be utilized as in and outputs, so you possibly can energy additional equipment like displays or video transmitters over the gimbal battery.
The third equipment contains their distant system enabling you to manage pan, tilt and roll of the RS2 gimbal from over 50 meters away. Nevertheless it makes use of 2.4G (like WiFi an Bluetooth does), so don’t anticipate an excessive amount of, particularly in city areas.
Regardless of which equipment you’re taking, there shall be a bag on wheels included, becoming all elements in it. It additionally looks as if the system doesn’t must be taken aside to slot in the bag, saving time earlier than and after the shoot.
Pricing and availability
All three kits can be found now on CAME-TV’s personal web site. The fundamental equipment with a traditional high plate prices 648$ plus transport and taxes. The RS2 adapter system prices 100$ moreover, if you need the whole equipment with the wi-fi distant system that’s going to value you 945$.
There are cheaper suction mounts just like the Kessler Lamprey, however most cheaper techniques don’t supply the pliability of the arms or the payload capability the SK06 presents. After all techniques like Panthers Multi Mount are extra succesful with a payload capability of as much as 80kg/176lbs, however costing over double the value of the CAME-TV SK06.
Extra data on their web site: CAME-TV
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