Edelkrone’s 3D-printed wearable monopod matches in your pocket and your finances

Tripods and monopods are typically among the many bulkiest digital camera gear, however Edelkrone’s newest digital camera help system can tuck inside a pocket — and is simply $29. On Thursday, September 12, Edelkrone launched the Ortak PocketShot 3D, a 3D-printable digital camera help system that makes use of a hinge system to transform from wearable monopod to chest help to tabletop digital camera stand.

As a part of the Ortak line, the PocketShot 3D consists of $29 value of machined aluminum elements (plus the price of 3D printing supplies) and a downloadable 3D printing file to make and assemble the rig at dwelling. The DIY side creates a severe worth drop from the corporate’s related PocketRig 2, which sells for about $250.


edelkrone pocketshot 3d announced pocketshot3dmonopodThe PocketShot 3D is a collapsible, convertible digital camera help system. The hinge design permits the system that folds sufficiently small to tuck in a pocket to adapt to a number of several types of small digital camera helps. The accent can be utilized as a wearable waist monopod hooked up to a belt, chest help or high deal with for added help whereas on the go. The PocketShot 3D can be used as a tabletop stand, a digital camera deal with or prolonged digital camera arm.

Like the unique Purple Dot Award-winning PocketShot launched launched a number of years in the past, the 3D model makes use of friction and a hinge design to reconfigure to the totally different makes use of with out buttons or locks. The accent can even accommodate equipment like LED lights and microphones. The unique PocketShot has since been upgraded to the most recent PocketRig 2 that works with equipment like a comply with focus.


Edelkrone doesn’t listing a weight restrict, however says the digital camera help system is appropriate with camcorders and DSLRs.

The PocketShot 3D is Edelkrone’s third product relaunched as a 3D printed variation. The Ortak line makes use of a mixture of elements and 3D printing information for photographers and videographers to DIY the accent at dwelling. The road additionally consists of the FlexTilt Head 3D tripod head and the Skater 3D tabletop dolly.

Edelkrone says the PocketShot 3D has been examined with the Utimaker, Prusa i3 MK3S, and Zaxe 3D printers. The PocketShot 3D machined aluminum elements, printing file, and meeting directions can be found straight from Edelkrone.

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