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These are instructions on how to create a Go Pro chest harness for your little one.
This is my 1st instructable so please bare with me.
I always appreciate feedback so do your worst!!!
Thanks and enjoy...
 
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Step 1: Items you will need checklist

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Sharp scissors
Exacto Knife
Sharpie
Pen
A tape easy to work with (I chose Electrical Tape)
A flexible measuring tape
2 sets of standard male/female plastic connectors
2 Lengths of 1" nylon webbing straps typically used with the clips on bags
A length of 1" elastics
A GO PRO flat mount (not pictured) 
A couple tubes of Super Glue ( In retrospect, I might have used a more workable adhesive like rubber cement or something)
A few pieces of paper used for the templates
For the main material you will need something tough, and something a strong glue will adhere to. That's important...
I used a 1' x 2' piece of vinyl canvas used in Cirque Du Soleil tents (it's weather-proof and bomb proof).
I would recommend trying to find this material, but I'm sure you will figure out something else that will work!


Step 2: Make your measurements

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Step #1.....Take your child's measurements....
I measured my little girls front chest width stopping just in front of the arms.
For the back, I went a little further stopping at the arms.
For the height I just made sure it was low enough not to ride up her face when running and crawling and low enough for her to grow into a bit.
I laid it out onto a sheet of paper and made my measurements based off of the "center line" running vertically.
I took a notch out of the bottom on both pieces, and added a deep cutout centered for her neck.
I used a round object and guessed the radius's.
This photo is of the front piece.
The back piece was slightly larger so I added the 1/2 notches on the top and bottom, and made sure to KEEP MY NECK AND STRAPS CENTERED and the same as the front piece.

Granzeier1 year ago
A little constructive criticism on your Instructable: In the introduction, you should mention what the GO Pro actually is (took me a bit of looking around to find the site.) In addition, you should tell why people would want to mount this camera to your kid's chest (security? fun kid's point-of-view videos? kid directed videos [maybe for a kid a bit older than your daughter], etc.) I like to add links (like to a description, or review, of the main item (the GO Pro in your 'ible) so that people who do not know about it can get more details than your quick overview. Obviously, your writ-up was interesting enough that I did do the additional research to fill out the details (good job there) - this is just a tip to make your 'ible a bit better.

Nice first try - lots of pictures and good step-by-step. Well done here.

A comment on your model - she is really a cute kid. That smile shows that she is already a ham, just waiting to get into the bigs. ;-)