Ah this site as been tidied up a lot ! Last time I looked couldn’t really find a motion control section . Hope I got it right this time .Anyways thought you may be interested in my rig will be making…Continue
"Me again think ya getting carried away with the cost of ex industrial robot arms . I ve seen some very good Denso ones go for £700 small perfect for animation . Another option is Staubila both makes weigh about 40kg so can be put on a…"
"Just a little comment that can be taken on board or ignored . Black box drivers are not all the same in fact some can be very crap and take the optically isolated with a pinch of salt . I love the Chinese for providing all this wonder full stuff but…"
"I will just point out all cnc mills, laser cutter etc never use full step and i have built a few of these . The motors just wont run smooth .
By the way Brian Schmalz the BEDs designer is quite a clever fella and knows the principles of stepper…"
"Funny old world i always microstep you really do need a high resolution . Seems to work in my case https://vimeo.com/177889250 :) As for ballscrews you can get them in different pitches which increases their traversing speed while retaining zero…"
"SHOW REEL RECENT SET AND MODEL WORK from Displacement1 on Vimeo.
Made a few vehicels over the years for little things standard joints are prob cheaper and easier to animate . But for big stuff you prob best going the screw or even jack…"
"And most of the Sets where built in my shed by me and Andy . It was a tight scheduled but fun . Whiskey helped
They do look lovely shame they weren't on more . Think one or two were repeated by the original clients
"Hi Gus glad ya busy Barbie and ken looks interesting sand and dolls !
Model mover nearly finished will post some tests when its up and running . Offers a same movement as video but a different mechanical set up .
Yeah call in if you are in the area…"
"Hi Richard. Apologies for the late reply man. At this end still in the prehistory. Just yesterday finished a stint with Barbie and Ken unrigged. They are a challenge alright. I've never worked with such "tight" characters!!
"Hi Gus hows it going are you up to anything interesting ?
Would love to say the approach is a new one but unfortunately not . The classic way is to leave the model static but it does mean theirs no light play on the model surfaces . Just building a…"
Been a fan of classic sci fi films since I was a kid . Its now nice that we have the technology to attempt what such masters as Douglass Trumbull achieved .
In the day of Chroma key it is almost to easy ! I thought it would be nice to try and…
"Hello their i build rigs for Dragonframe sort of price equivalent to Ditogear . Sorry buy its nature multiaxis stuff isn't cheap .
A few examples its modular so you can extend up to a full crane