Flycam 5000 Camera Steadycam System with Comfort Arm and Vest
Table Clamp Supporting Cameras weighing upto 5kg/11lbs
Maintain the level of stability and capture tremendous footages with high level precision and enactment with our Flycam 5000 camera steadycam system with comfort arm and vest. This fully integrated stabilization system lets you concentrate on your shot instead of your discomfort and stress while shooting. The affordable way to put your compact camcorder on a floating platform, enabling you to capture professional handheld shots that add dynamic flair to any video production.
It removes the need of traditional dolly and track providing fluid motion shots, in much less set up time. Using this piece of gear you can get beautiful and stable moving shots with a very high production value. CNC made aluminium Arm with adjustable shock absorbing spring and cushioned vest allows you to shoot comfortably for extended sessions. Start with our exceptional, elegant and extraordinary system that lets you capture the best in its class footages.
- Full fledge stabilization kit designed for the latest DV/HDV/DSLR’s and camcorders weighs upto 5kg.
- Ergonomic designed Anodized Aluminum camera stabilizer with Comfort arm and vest .
- No-tools Telescoping Central Post.
- Dynamic Camera base Platform .
- Soft padded vest with maximum ventilation.
- Adjustable Chest Plate and strap for easy fit to various sizes
- Spring articulating support arm that easily absorbs the shock.
- Arm with Adjustable Tension Knobs and can be mounted on Left or Right Side.
- Superior performance with fast and easy assembly
- 100% Satisfaction Guarantee.
Video is for demonstration only
Actual Product may vary due to Product Improvements
X & Y BALANCING ADJUSTMENT
SOFT GRIP HANDLE
BALANCING THE CAMERA
In order to adjust the camera's vertical balance you can adjust the length of telescoping Central Post, when balanced properly the camera floats, ready for your shooting.
By varying the amount of Counter Weights on the Base Platform or by changing the length of the no-tools telescoping Central Post, you can adjust the camera's vertical balance. When balanced properly the camera floats, ready for you to move into action.
Precious, active production device with height adjustment feature
Versatile, light in weight with padded comfort front, back and shoulder areas, helps remove fatigue and muscle strain common to operator shooting for extended periods of shooting time. It ensures the universal fit vest for all body types with the easy adjustable Velcro straps. Once fitted, no further adjustments needed. - Guaranteed comfort with the four-strap suspension system let you quickly put on and remove of the system - The Chest Plate made of aluminum black anodizing is completely locked with stainless steel screws. - The vest also comes with height adjustment function to match your height to the vest and best of all, no tools are required.
CUSTOM HEIGHT ADJUSTMENT FOR BODY VEST
CNC machined Comfort Arm is high quality build, lighter in weight and durable. The spring and bearing mechanism allows you to take smooth as silk gliding shots.
- The 22.5 mm connector at the arm provides a precision fit to the camera stabilizer handle.
- An adjustable shock absorbing spring absorbs the shock caused by walking and gives operators the flexibility to capture hi and low angle shots with a minimum of fuss.
- The arm works friction free on a series of eight fully sealed bearings allowing it to pivot, and boom. Easy to attach/remove it.
- The Spring adjustable knob allow you to adjust the amount of spring tension according to your requirement.
SPRING ELASTICITY ADJUSTABLE KNOB
TABLE CLAMP - Absolutely FREE
Versatile and ultra-smooth handheld stabilizer for flawless shots
The Supportive accessories are for demonstration purpose only.
- Product weight without weight disc: 1.4 kg
- Per disc weight: 95gm
- Head Plate 7" x 4.9" x .75"
- Mid plate 4.5" x 4"
- Bottom plate 4.5" x 4.5"
- Base Platform 4" x 10"
- Waist size: 28" to 60"
- Length extendable from 55cm to 73cm
- Camera mounting quick release plate has 1/4"-20 & 3/8"-16 threads
- Weighing capacity : 5kg/11lb.
- 16 Counter weight disks
- 4 weight holding cups
- Camera Plate has 1/4"-20 & 3/8"-16 mounting holes
Specification for Comfort Arm and vest:
- Stabilizer Arm weight - 1.390 kg/3.5lb
- Stabilizer Vest weight - 1.67 kg/3.6lb
- Waist size: 28" to 60"
- Small Extension arm - 18cm
- Big Extension arm - 32cm
- Length of Spring - 11.5cm
- Flycam 5000 Handheld Camera Stabilizer
- Comfort Arm
- Unico Quick Release
- Comfort Vest
- Table Clamp - Absolutely FREE
- Storage Bag
Q : What are the minimum and maximum chest and waist sizes the vest will fit ?
Ans : The Vest will fit to the sizes as follows :
Minimum Chest Size : 38 inches
Minimum Waist Size : 28 inches
Maximum Chest Size : 52 inches
Maximum Waist Size : 60 inches
Q : Can i put a dslr on it? is it possible to mount one on there? saw a video and they were using larger cameras but curious on the usage of a dslr ?
Ans : Yes, you can put a DSLR on it, you can put a variety of cameras as this kit will perfectly work for cameras and gear up to 5kg.
Q : Do the vest and arm help with stabilization?
Ans : Yes it does help, however the most important part of stabilization is first balancing the flycam initially. That would mean placing all items that will be used on the day of shooting (ie, Monitor, Battery, Camera, Lens, Wires, additional mounts, etc) for proper accuracy in the balancing process. It will take some time to correctly balance, but once you have the correct balance of the stabilizer, the arm and vest will be extremely helpful in the final stabilization.
Q : Does this work with the ag af 100 or blackmagic cameras ?
Ans: Yes, it very sturdy. It will perfectly work for cameras and gear up to 5kg. It does take considerable time and practice to learn to Fly but the vest and arm will help with fatigue and getting steady shots. The build quality is surprisingly good.
Q : Can this hold a Red Epic or panasonic ag-hvx200?
Ans : Yes, it very sturdy. It will perfectly work for cameras and gear up to 5kg.
Q : Just to make sure. this comes with the vest & the fly cam stabilizer?
Ans : Yes, It comes with an Arm, Vest and Stabilizer as well as free accessories like a table clamp.
Q : Will this work with a glidecam 4000 and hd series?
Ans : Yes, it will perfectly work with your glidecam stabilizer. But this kit does come with it's own stabilizer.
Q : What is the shipping weight of this kit? it does not include table champ right? thanks!
Ans : The shipping weight is around 25lbs or 13kg. It does come with a table clamp and will work for cameras and gear up to 5kg.
Q : What is the diameter of the main shaft?
Ans : The main shaft (spool adapter) has the diameter of 18.5mm which can easily adapt the stabilizers with the handle’s inner diameter of 19mm. We provide a bush to add onto it to make it 21.5mm so that it can adapt to the handle’s diameter of 22mm.
Q : Does the vest have a carrying case too?
Ans : No, The vest doesn’t come in a carry case. You will only receive the Flycam 5000 and Comfort arm in a foam packed carrying case.
Q. Does this steadicam come with the counterweight?
Ans : Yes, this steadicam comes with counter weight plates i.e. 8 weights for each side.
Q. Is it compatible with the arm and vest?
Ans : Yes it is compatible with the Arm & Vest. There are three options for Arm & vest for this camera stabilizer i.e.
i) Comfort Arm & Vest : Flycam Comfort Arm & Vest Camera Stabilization System
ii) Galaxy Arm & Vest : Flycam Galaxy Steadycam Arm & Steadycam Vest
iii) Vista II Arm and Vest : Flycam Vista-II Stabilizing Arm & Vest
Q. Does it come with a protector bag ?
Ans : Yes, this Flycam 5000 includes the foam packaging with bag.
Q. Can I mount LCD Monitor with Flycam 5000?
Ans : Yes, you can mount the LCD monitor onto the weight plate of Flycam 5000. You need to remove the weights from one side to which you want to mount the LCD monitor.
Q. What's the maximum weight capacity?
Ans : This Flycam 5000 can take the cameras weighing upto - 5kg / 11lbs.
Q. Will the flycam 5000 handheld video stabilizer work with a glidecam arm brace or do I have to purchase the flycam arm brace?
Ans : Yes, the Flycam 5000 Stabilizer will work with glidecam arm brace.
Q . If my camera plus accessories are overweight, what options do I have? Can I add more counter weights?
Ans : Flycam 5000 can bear upto 11lbs. You can add more counter weights for total weight upto 12lbs only. If the weight of your setup is more than 12lbs, we suggest you to purchase Flycam Redking for perfect balance as it can bear weight upto 7 kg/15.4 lbs
Q . How long can I use the steadicam before I get tired? Do I need the Arm & Vest with this?
Ans : This Flycam 5000 camera steadycam weighs only 2.9kgs and so can be holded easily for long time but for more comfort you can use it with Arm Support and Body vest. Following are the options for it :
i) Arm Brace - Flycam Arm Brace support
ii) Body Pod - FLYCAM Body Pod
iii) Comfort Arm & Vest - Flycam Comfort Arm & Vest Camera Stabilization System
iv) Galaxy Arm & Vest - Flycam Galaxy Steadycam Arm & Steadycam Vest
v) Vista-II Arm and Vest - Flycam Vista-II Stabilizing Arm & Vest
Q . What is the difference between the HD-5000 and Flycam 5000?
Ans : The key difference in both the models is the design. The HD-5000 has micro balancing feature as compared to Flycam 5000. The HD-5000 includes Unico Quick release plate and Table clamp as free accessories, where as Flycam 5000 includes Unico Quick release plate , Table clamp as free accessories.
Q . What is the weight of Flycam 5000?
Ans : The weight of Flycam 5000 with weight plate is approx. 2.9 kg
Q . Is it returnable for a full refund if it doesn’t meet my expectations upon delivery?
Ans : Yes, absolutely. We always backup our sales. In case, you don't like the product, we take it back within 14 days and you get a 100% refund.
Q . What is the warranty?
Ans : We provide 1 year warranty from the date of purchase. Items which are covered by the warranty period will be replaced at no cost to the customer. Replacement parts of the product will be provided at nominal cost (covering the cost price of the replacement parts only) to the customers after the Warranty Period has expired.