I thought about it after looking at the inside of the unit. There is a nice plate I could glue a post to put the cam on. This way, the cam would pan with the lead truck as it turned. Good point!
Originally Posted by Ace:
I remember a loco cam view on a small Lionel layout at the CSRM where the camera did a lot of "horizontal pans" because of the sharp curves. You didn't actually see so much of the track or layout!