There may well be some other options. What overall purpose is it that you're trying to use this for? And perhaps a further back shot of the whole gizmo and a description of how you were planning on using it would suggest some options to us.
I had a "Paintball God" moment once.
Like Al Bundy's Polk High football moment I live on
for the slim chance of repeating that one time
miracle in some small way.........