This tutorial will teach you how to make a quick camera strap similar to straps such as the "Black Rapid" and "Q Strap." This style of strap is perfect for reducing stress on your neck as well as providing an easily accessible place for your gear. This Strap cost me $1.41 to build as oppose to paying nearly $70 for a Black Rapid.

Step 1: Purchase Materials

For this project you will need:

Wingnut                    1/4 - 20
Eyebolt                     1/4 - 20

At my local Ace Hardware it cost me $1.04 for the eyebolt and $0.37 for the wingnut.
<p>Also could be used to attach wrist strap. Then able to use either strap.</p>
<p>There's no guarantee that this won't come loose. Just buy a quality camera strap like a black rapid. Think of it this way, you're spending $70 to protect something that costs thousands of dollars. I know people who broke their cameras because they were stupid. My one friend did something like this with a Leica that he spent $10000 on and ended up completely fucking it up. DSLRs aren't cheap.</p>
Super cool!
<p>I just broke the strap on my dslr last week. this will come in handy!</p>
Awesome! Looks really strong too!

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