Panoramic camera mount

  • US 9,063,397 B2
  • Filed: 08/01/2014
  • Issued: 06/23/2015
  • Est. Priority Date: 01/07/2005
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A panoramic device comprising:

  • (a) a base having a lower surface suitable for supporting said base;

    (b) a first clamp member secured for rotation to said base and comprising a first clamp surface rotatable about a single axis substantially normal to said lower surface, said panoramic device being free from and incapable of said first clamp surface being rotatable about an axis other than said single axis substantially normal to said lower surface;

    (c) a second clamp member slidably secured to said first clamp member and movable by rotation of a first screw to approach said first clamp surface to clamp an article therebetween and movable by reversing rotation of said first screw to separate from said first clamp surface to release an article clamped between said first clamp surface and said second clamp member; and

    (d) a second screw to selectively impede relative rotation of said first clamp member and said base, said first clamp member and said second clamp member not releasable from said base by movement of said second screw, said first clamp member and said second clamp member not readily detachable from said base, said first clamp member rotatable through 360 degrees with respect to said base.

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