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Shop Talk – Cheap and Hackable Pan and Tilt!

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In this episode, we will be looking at the YT-260 Motorized Pan Tilt Tripod Head with Remote Control for Camera Phone as this is a super cheap at sub $40 buck dual motion platform ripe for hacking! While will share my ideas with you, please also share in the comments your ideas of other potential hacks! Lean More Here: Specification: Power: 0.4W Battery capacity: 3.7V 2000mAh 7.4Wh Horizontal rotation angle: 230 degrees Vertical rotation angle: 60 degrees Horizontal rotation speed: 2.5 rpm Vertical rotation speed: 1.5 rpm Maximum load: 260g Remote control distance: outdoor 15-20 meters Product size: 102*97*92mm/4.02*3.82*3.62\” Packing size: 125*110*105mm/4.92*4.33*4.13\” Product weight: 350g Gross weight: 490g Want to see what we are up to daily? Check out our regular YouTube Blog posts at: Please visit for more information on this and many other projects! Check us out on Social Media to see what we are up too as we always have something cooking in the shop! -Follow us on Instagram: -Follow us on Tumblr: -Follow us on Reddit: Subscribe to the DIY3DTech YouTube Channel: Subscribe to the DIY3DTech OpenSCAD Channel: If your looking for looking 3D Printer, Laser Cutter and CNC Swag (T-Shirts, Hats, Mugs, etc), please support the channel by visiting our online shop at: Are you a retailer or product manufacture and would like your product reviewed? Please contact us at info[at]