I started working on my 5th KAP rig for my Canon T4i. This will replace the one that dropped into the muddy river last September. ;-)
1. This time, I'm trying to use as less metal as possible to minimize wireless communication (remote control and video transmitter).
2. I want to put everything (electronics, motors, ...) "inside". It makes it a little easier to carry and less chance of knocking off something.
3. I'm using timing belts this time, hoping that I can minimize the backlash caused by gears.
4. As usual, I'm trying to keep the cost and weight down as much as possible.
Here's a first draft: