The DIY Tripod by The DIY Resource
Hi! I needed a tripod to start creating videos for my website, https://www.thediyresource.com. Since my site is dedicated to hosting my own DIY projects, I thought that this would be a great opportunity to do a project and make my own tripod.
I went through a few prototypes and finally developed a tripod which I felt replaced one that you could purchase at the store.
In this post, I just want to share my videos. More information is on my website, displayed in a much more stylized way. I've also created my own custom 'economy calculator' for the project, so that you know exactly how much you need to spend in order to create the project.
I have a video on my YouTube channel containing information on exactly what my website offers, if you are so inclined!
Step 1: The DIY Tripod's Formal Introduction...
I hope you enjoy this DIY project! Check out this video for a quick overview of the project.
Step 2: DIY Tripod - Design Features
In this video, I discuss all of the design features of the tripod. I talk about what it can do and why it can do it.
Step 3: DIY Tripod - Components
Watch this if you'd like to get an overview of the intricacies involved in creating each component of the tripod. Some components require that you lay them out in a certain fashion. This video highlights those sorts of things, allowing you to do your own troubleshooting while you build the project.
Step 4: DIY Tripod - Built It
This is the main content of this instructable. This is our step-by-step guide to creating the components of the tripod.