The Magic Carpet is a simple, durable slider for silky smooth professional tracking movements. Motion control ready and Genie friendly with smooth roller bearings and built-in rope hooks.
The Syrp Magic Carpet Sliders have track lengths of 60cm, 1m & 1,6m. These complete Slider packages include Track, End Caps and Carriage.
Engineered with the filmmaker in mind, the Magic Carpet is the perfect lightweight slider solution for manual tracking shots which comes motion control ready. With quick release adjustable legs, a counter weight roller for vertical shots, and high precision ball bearing rollers, the Magic Carpet is ready for quick set-up and precision filmmaking. Add amazing production value to your films by shooting ultra smooth motion control time-lapse and real-time video.
Magic Carpet guarantees buttery smooth camera moves and is an essential tool for entry level DSLRs all the way up to Red Epics. Either attach a camera straight to the slider or use a ballhead or tripod head for larger video cameras. Other features include lockable brake, adjustable feet for precise levelling, and multiple mount points to attach tripods. The End Caps & Carriage are designed to be interchangeable - easily upgrade to a longer or shorter length track without having to buy another full slider system.
Syrp product no: SYKIT-0018
Syrp Magic Carpet Slider - Short | Medium | Long
Buttery Smooth Camera Moves
With a full roller bearing carriage and lightweight construction the Magic Carpet slider is extremely portable and is an essential tool for smooth manual tracking shots all the way from entry level DSLRs up to Red Epics.
Motion Control Ready
Add amazing production value to your films! The Magic Carpet comes motion control ready with integrated rope attachments for the Genie. Shoot ultra smooth motion control time-lapse and real-time video with minimal setup time.
The Magic Carpet Carriage comes equip with a lockable brake for safe transport and portability.
Use the integrated counterbalance system to lift heavier camera setups vertically. Combined with the Genie you can achieve smooth upward and downward motion control moves.
Quick Release Legs
The Magic Carpet comes with fully adjustable ‘tool-less’ quick release legs enabling quick-setup that also fold away for transportation. Precise levelling is achieved using the feet for fine height adjustments.
Mount the Magic Carpet straight onto your tripod legs or tripod head using either the 1/4″ UNC or 3/8″ UNC thread. Both the short and long tracks come with multiple mount points to attach your tripod(s). Use one tripod in the centre or two at either end for greater stability and heavier payloads.
Interchangeable End Caps & Carriage
The End Caps & Carriage are universally designed to be interchangeable between the short and long length tracks. This enables the flexibility to easily upgrade to a longer or shorter length track without the need of buying another full slider system.
Reversible Camera Thread
The Magic Carpet comes with a reversible thread so you can quickly switch between a 3/8″ UNC thread and a 1/4″ UNC thread. This allows for either attaching a camera straight to the slider or using a ballhead or tripod head for larger video cameras.