The Glidecam X-45 is a professional, body-mounted, camera stabilization system designed for film and video cameras weighing up to 45 pounds. The Glidecam X-45 System incorporates advanced engineering and precision machining. The Glidecam X-45 Support Vest is lightweight and comfortable, and can be adjusted to fit a wide range of operators. High endurance, dual density, EVA foam padding and integral T6 aluminum alloy create a vest that can hold and evenly distribute the weight of the system across the operator's shoulders, back, and hips.
The GLIDECAM X-45's Dyna-Elastic Dual-Articulating Support Arm incorporates aircraft aluminum, titanium springs and precision bearings. The placement and implementation of these bearings produce minimal friction and allow the Dyna-Elastic Support Arm to pivot and boom very smoothly, and with virtually no noise.
The Glidecam X-45 Sled holds any video or 12 volt film camera weighing up to 45 pounds. The X-45 Sled incorporates sophisticated engineering and precision machining to make it lightweight and strong. The Glidecam X-45 central post power/video cable can handle composite video, component video and HD-SDI video via three dedicated video BNC connections for HD and 3D applications.