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Balcony railing clamp

assembly

Just something I'd designed to mount all kinds of things on my balcony. Utilizes laser-cut plywood and threaded rods for generic support structure, and 3D-printed part(s) to mount specific devices. Right now there's only one, and it's an action cam style mounting bracket (think GoPro and numerous clones).

turntable animation

BOM and detailed instructions

bom

  • 10cm pieces of M6 threaded rods x 7
  • M6 nuts x 28
  • Washers x 10
  • Laser-cut plywood parts from this repo x 3
  • Mounting gizmo to actually mount something on top of plywood: 3D-printed from this repo or custom x1

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Description of contents:

Modeled with Autodesk Inventor 2018

  • assembly.iam - full assembly of finished device.
  • media/ - rendered stills and videos.
  • models/ - constituent parts of assembly: ** plywood/ - parts you need to cut out of plywood. ** printed/ - right now, it's only one adapter for action cam bracket. That will expand as needed. ** . - misc hardware: threaded rods, nuts etc.
  • plywood_drawings/ - DWG and SVG files for laser cutter.
  • stl/ - folder with STL models for 3D printer.
  • step/ - same models as in models/ directory, STEP file format.

TODO

  • Exploded view IPN file, render assembly instructions with it.
  • Ready drawings for common threaded rod sizes: M4, M6, M8.
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