Steadicam Merlin 2 Camera Stabilizing System

Used Cat #2683904 • MFR #MERLIN-2
Steadicam
Key Features
  • For Small Cameras Up to 5 lb
  • Create Smooth, Elegant Shots on the Fly
  • Folding Design
  • Ergonomic 3-Axis Gimbal Handle
Designed by Garrett Brown, the Steadicam Merlin 2 Camera Stabilizing System is a lightweight handheld gimbal stabilizer that lets you capture smooth, professional-looking footage whether you go up or down steps, indoors and out, through crowds, or wherever else the shot takes you. It weighs just 1.4 lb and its counterbalancing weight supports cameras up to 5 lb. The system utilizes a dual extended weight system that increases inertial stability and features a precise Folding-Caliper hinge that lets you fold and unfold the unit without any readjustment in balancing needed. Additionally, a multi-positional lens support platform is provided that adjusts to various heights and angles to help support longer lenses and camera bodies.
Used
Condition: 9+ Little to no signs of wear
Preowned equipment that shows little to no signs of wear
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$149.50
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Steadicam MERLIN-2 Overview

Designed by Garrett Brown, the Steadicam Merlin 2 Camera Stabilizing System is a lightweight handheld gimbal stabilizer that lets you capture smooth, professional-looking footage whether you go up or down steps, indoors and out, through crowds, or wherever else the shot takes you. It weighs just 1.4 lb and its counterbalancing weight supports cameras up to 5 lb. The system utilizes a dual extended weight system that increases inertial stability and features a precise Folding-Caliper hinge that lets you fold and unfold the unit without any readjustment in balancing needed. Additionally, a multi-positional lens support platform is provided that adjusts to various heights and angles to help support longer lenses and camera bodies.

The robust stage design offers a camera mount platform and features a multi-angle-viewable level
A secure gimbal lock allows for precise tuning
The lens platform adjusts to various heights and angles to help support longer lenses and camera bodies
The ergonomic handle affords a comfortable grip for hours without undue fatigue for either right- or left-handed users
All parts are stainless steel, aluminum, or brass for corrosion resistance
Optional Merlin Vest and Arm available
Secure metal interconnect to Merlin arm post

Steadicam MERLIN-2 Specs

Stabilizer Type
Single-Grip Handheld
Construction
Stainless steel, aluminum, brass
Load Capacity
0.5 to 5 lb / 0.23 to 2.27 kg
Load Capacity
0.5 to 5 lb / 0.23 to 2.27 kg
7.5 lb / 3.4 kg with optional Merlin Arm & Vest
Maximum Height
Open: 15.3" / 38.7 cm
Folded: 5.3" / 13.5 cm
Height
8 to 15.3" / 20.3 to 38.7 cm
5.3" / 13.5 cm (Folded)
Weight
1.4 lb / 0.6 kg
Minimum Height
8" / 20.3 cm
Weight
1.4 lb / 640 g, without balance weights
Counterweights
No
Material of Construction
Aluminum, Stainless Steel

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