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In this instructable i am going to show you how to make a cable cam. A cable cam is used to film people going at high speeds downhill. 

advantages -

 - very cheep
 - you can make it powered in the future.

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Step 1: What you need

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What you will need:

pulleys (with hooks)
Fender washers (lots)
Piece of wood (to mount everything on)
Nuts and bolts

Step 2: Drilling the holes

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Drill 5 holes equaly apart on your piece of wood.

Step 3: Add the weights

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Add your fender washers to two of your screws (make the equal weights).

Step 4: Tighten it up

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Put the weights through your piece of wood and tighten it up

Step 5: Add the pulleys

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Add the pulleys to the end holes.

Step 6: Add the camera mount

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Add another screw to the centre hole.

Step 7: The finished project

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