Custom-made Teleprompter

Custom-made Teleprompter

This task was an interesting one since I knew nothing about teleprompters. After some research I found lots of DIYers plans to make then using plywood and glass.  Since I knew I would be needed to break this setup down after each taping I needed it to be portable and small, something the DIY projects on the web were not. Having full use a metal shop has its advantages.  I sketched up some plans after reviewing other pro-version being sold. The project took about a weekend and it worked great too.  Someday, I may purchase the 40/60 or 50/50 split glass but for now I have standard glass for the reflection.  Produced 6 episodes so its a good thing I didn’t spring for the expensive...

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