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Anthony Tham June 11th, 2008 10:12 AM

DIY CRANE - Rectangular Bar Dimension
 
Hello im wondering if anyone could help me measure the height and width of their Pro Am Aluminum Rectangular Bar for both the top and bottom one ? (the small bar and the bigger bar) just feel like making my own crane thanks loads ! owh yea Any idea if its Aluminum or Steel ? thanks !!!

Ant

Andy Mace June 11th, 2008 11:14 AM

I can't help with your request but have you seen this page?

Anthony Tham June 11th, 2008 07:12 PM

hey thanks for those. I made one before just that the material i chose was ergh.... too bulky hard to transport so would like to make one with those kinda rectangular bars like those used in Pro Am

Igor Babic June 12th, 2008 01:00 PM

I am using 70x70mm with 3mm sidewalls. Camera side arm will be around 3.5m long. I have made parts of 1m in length so it can be break down.

James Stone June 16th, 2008 08:27 AM

Hey Anthony, I have the 12' 250 and it's made of aluminum. It's off on a gig right now, but I believe its 2" high and 1" wide. As for the wall thickness I can't say until it comes home. The top bar that moves the head is roughly 3/4" high and about 1/8" thick, and is also made of aluminum.

if you need anymore info, just ask.

James


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