How many times have you given up taking your bulky camera slider due to its size and weight? Now you have no reason to leave a slider at home. The compact, cost effective SmartSystem SmartSLIDER Atom, now means every time you walk out the door to film you can have a slider with you.
SmartSystem is a leading manufacturer of video equipment made entirely in Italy, and has now introduced a new concept of portability and modularity, bringing the idea of DIY (do it yourself) to the world of professional video makers with a quality product that is easily assembled by the end user.
Based on the proven technology of SmartSLIDER Reflex S, its small size with a weight of only 650 grams (less than 1.5 lbs), the Atom represents the ideal solution for all users of DSLR or Mirrorless cameras. It is so small that you can easily keep it on hand conveniently stowed in the camera backpack.
SmartSLIDER Atom 35 has bundle price of $269.95
The Atom slider is composed by 5 elements:
CORE→ Carriage made entirely of aircraft aluminum obtained by 5-axis milling with organic anodizing process (titanium). Its particular shape and especially its design let the user to perform the calibration of the cart on the bar simply by adjusting a side screw.
WHEELS → Based on “one by one selected ball-bearings” and composed of a wheel of plastic material with an exclusive SmartSystem shape (widely tested on SmartSLIDER Reflex slider S)
BAR 35→ Reduced size profile with a total length of 35cm (13.8”)
T-FIX→ Tripod adapter with 1/4-20 and 3/8-16 threaded holes
FEET→ CNC milled from high resistance plastic material (no injection moulding).
BAR 35 is the main profile for Atom slider but in the future different lengths will be available (60 cm – 23.62” and 75 cm – 29.52”). The replacement of the bar is simple and quick.
All ATOM components can be purchased separately or bundled in order to give the user the ability to create his or her own kit or buy spare or alternate parts as needed.
Additional information and images can be found at www.smartsystem.it/product/smartslider-atom/