- User Manual
Get the Smooth Gliding Movements with Absolutely Zero Shakes!
A Precise Camera Stabilizer with Half a Million of Happy Customers
Quick & precise balancing, style, flexibility & affordability, all wrapped in HD-3000 stabilizer. The stabilizer has uncompromising quality and all the necessary features to get the job done at an affordable price. The stabilizer is designed in a manner that it eliminates all the shakes & lets you capture smooth gliding shots. The Arm brace with HD-3000 becomes a life saver when it comes to shoot for long hours.
"WHAT YOU SEE IS WHAT YOU GET"
Let’s bring to the fore the High Spots of the Stabilizer!
Aluminum black anodized stabilizer is strong yet light weight with payload up to 3.5kg / 8lb. It is a complete tool-less equipment that saves your production hours.
Camera Platform with Micro Balancing
The micro balancing feature on the camera platform helps to adjust the horizontal balance so precisely & quickly.
CNC Machined Gimbal with Foam Cushioned Handle
Handle Grip is attached to a free floating, 3-axis Gimbal. This allows your hand to move up and down, and side-to-side freely.
Dynamic Base Platform
The Base Plate contains weight discs that help in maintaining the dynamic balance of the stabilizer.
Telescopic Central Post
By changing the length of the no-tools telescopic Central Post, you adjust the camera's vertical balance.
The central post is extendable between 40cm and 60cm.
Telescopic feature allows you to adjust the height for shooting at higher angle
Arm Support Brace
The arm brace with the stabilizer not only takes the load off your wrist & distributes it on the arm, but also gives cushioned comfort to the operator.
Gifts for you!
Unico Quick Release with Anti-Twist Lock
The complimentary Quick release helps in quick mounting and dismounting of the camera. The 1/4"-20 or 3/8"-16 mounting screws enables it to use with wide range of cameras. The anti-twist lock screw on the plate stops your camera from twisting around.
Table ClampWith a table clamp, it becomes easier to balance stabilizer quickly
and also keeps you burden free from holding a stabilizer for long hours in between the shoots.
The Supportive accessories are for demonstration purpose only.
- Cameras weighing up to 3.5kg / 8lb
- Head Dimensions - 17.4cm x 10cm x 2.2cm
- Base Platform Dimensions - Shortest - 12.2cm x 36.5cm
- Base Platform Dimensions - Longest - 12.2cm x 48cm
- Telescopic Pole with Strong metal Clamp
- Shortest mode - 40cm
- Longest mode - 60cm
- 16 Counter Weight Plates
- Camera Mounting Plate has 1/4"-20 & 3/8”-16 mounting holes
- Base Platform has 1/4"-20 mounting hole for optional LCD Monitor attachment
- Flycam HD-3000 weight - 5.55 pounds
SPECIFICATIONS OF UNICO QUICK RELEASE
- Color: Matt Black
- Self Weight: 135g (0.30 lb)
- Max. Load Capacity: 5kg (11 lb)
- QR has 1/4"-20 & 3/8”-16 mounting screws
- Flycam HD-3000 hand held Stabilizer (FLCM-HD-3)
- Flycam Arm Brace (FLCM-AB)
- FREE Heavy Duty Table Clamp (TC-030-00)
- FREE Unico Quick Release Plate (FLCM-UQR)
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 two options for Arm & vest for this camera stabilizer i.e.
i) Flycam Comfort Arm & Vest Camera Stabilization System
ii) Flycam Galaxy Steadycam Arm & Steadycam Vest
Q. Does it come with a protector bag?
Ans : Yes, this Flycam HD-3000 includes the foam packaging with bag.
Q. Can I mount LCD Monitor with HD-3000?
Ans : Yes, you can mount the LCD monitor onto the weight plate of Flycam HD-3000. 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 HD-3000 can take the cameras weighing upto - 3.5kg / 8lbs.
Q. Will the flycam hd-3000 handheld video stabilizer work with a glidecam arm brace or do I have to purchase the flycam arm brace?
Ans : Yes, the Flycam HD-3000 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 : HD-3000 can bear upto 8lbs. You can add more counter weights for total weight upto 9lbs only. If the weight of your setup is more than 9lbs, we suggest you to purchase Flycam HD-5000 for perfect balance as it can bear weight upto 11lbs.
Q . How long can I use the steadicam before I get tired? Do I need the Arm & Vest with this?
Ans : This Flycam HD-3000 camera steadycam weighs only 2.7kgs 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)Flycam Arm Brace support
ii)FLYCAM Body Pod
iii)Flycam Comfort Arm & Vest Camera Stabilization System
iv)Flycam Galaxy Steadycam Arm & Steadycam Vest
Q . What is the difference between the HD-3000 and Flycam 3000?
Ans : The key difference in both the models is the design. The HD-3000 has micro balancing feature as compared to Flycam 3000. The HD-3000 includes Unico Quick release plate and Table clamp as free accessories, where as Flycam 3000 includes Unico Quick release plate and Flycam Yoko as free accessories.
Q . What is the weight of HD-3000?
Ans : The weight of HD-3000 with weight plate is approx. 2.7 kg
Q : Anyone know if this arm brace will fit a neewer S100 or Glidecam 4000 stabilizer?
Ans: The Flycam Arm Brace will perfectly work with all the camera stabilizers having the handle’s internal diameter of 19mm and 22mm.
Q : Does the arm brace work for left handed people?
Ans: Yes, it will perfectly work for Left handed people too.
Q : What is the post diameter of this arm brace?
Ans: This arm brace post has the outer diameter of 18.5mm and 21.7mm and can easily accommodate the stabilizers having the handle’s internal diameter of 19mm and 22mm.
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.