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Flycam 5000 Camera Steadycam System with Comfort Arm and Vest

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Free Arm Brace & Table Clamp Supporting Cameras weighing upto 5kg/11lbs


A Stable Camera For Extended Hours Of Shooting Won’t Be A Problem Anymore!

We understand that maintaining the stability of camera during long hours of shooting is a challenge which usually results in shaky footages. This camera shake draws audiences’ attention to the camera, which breaks the illusion of reality. Feather like gentle movements can’t be achieved by holding the camera in your hands. Flycam Comfort kit being a stabilization system lets you achieve those gentle movements by isolating your body’s motion from your camera. Moreover, it takes the stress off your arms & distributes it equally on your body.

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Every element of the Comfort Kit has been meticulously put together to give you a stable and comfortable shooting experience!

Flycam 5000 Handheld Stabilizer

A solid aluminum construction with precise balancing & a telescopic post, this stabilizer ensures super quick balancing, saving your production time. It helps you capture fully stable & ultra smooth shots under any shooting scenarios.

Camera Platform with X & Y Adjustments
The X & Y movement on the camera platform helps to adjust the horizontal balance quickly. The camera plate has 1/4"-20 and 3/8"-16 slots to accommodate all variety of cameras up to 5kg/11lbs.

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Stabilizer Gimbal with Foam Cushioned Handle
Comfortable foam cushioned handle attached with precise 3-axis gimbal that has ball bearing which provides rotational camera control with easy ‘on axis’ movement. The handgrip swivels left and right from the bolt. Angle bracket enables grip to move up and down for easy vertical movement.

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Counter Weights

This stabilizer system contains 16 weight discs that help in maintaining the dynamic balance of the stabilizer.

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Telescoping Central Post
By changing the length of the no-tools telescoping Central Post, you adjust the camera's vertical balance.

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Comfortable Vest
The lightweight & foam padded Vest plays a significant role in eliminating the stress on arms due to holding the handheld stabilizer for long hours.

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Universal Fit
The vest fits easily on all body types as it features height adjustment & Velcro straps

Sturdy Connector
The arm fits easily & securely into a solid aluminum connector that keeps the camera set up safe.

Comfortable & Easy to wear
The soft & comfortable vest comes with push-fit buckles so that you can wear it during long hours of shooting.

Shock Absorbing Arm

The Shock Absorbing Comfort Arm is what lets you capture completely smooth and gentle movements. The spring present in the arm isolates any body movement from the camera to capture shots with precise and elegant control. The spring arm also allows you to take a wide range of motion.

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Free Accessories!

Arm Brace

Arm Brace not only provides the operator with cushioned comfort but also takes the load off your wrist & distributes it on the arm.

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Table Clamp

Table clamp helps you to quickly balance your handheld stabilizer and also keeps you free from the burden of holding a stabilizer for long hours in between the shoots

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Versatile and ultra-smooth Steadycam for flawless shots

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The Supportive accessories are for demonstration purpose only.

5000 Camera Steadycam

-   Construction: Aluminium
-   Product weight without weight disc: 1.4 kg/3lb
-   Per disc weight: 95gm
-   Counterweight disks: 16
-   Weight holding cups: 4
-   Head Plate dimensions: 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.
-   Camera Plate has 1/4"-20 & 3/8"-16 mounting holes

Comfort Arm

-   Construction: Aluminium
-   Stabilizer Arm weight: 1.4 kg/3.5lb
-   Small Extension arm: 18cm
-   Big Extension arm: 32cm
-   Length of Spring: 11.5cm

Comfort Vest

-   Stabilizer Vest weight: 1.7 kg/3.6lb
-   Waist size: 28" to 60"

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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

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

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.

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Nechelle D.
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Great Combo

Five Stars

perfect for the price

Michael T.
Five Stars

great thanks

Adam A.
This is a Great Stabilizer if you practice with it

This is a Great Stabilizer if you practice with it. I've been using it for about a month now and every shoot I do the footage is smoother and better then before. The product is lightweight and easy to strap on if you have someone to help at first. I used it this last weekend for 3+ hours without needing to take a break and would not have been able to do it without the Vest and Arm to distribute the weight as evenly as it does.

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