Outdoor Mounts for a FLIR FX Home Security Camera

The FLIR FX Home Security Camera is a well made, feature rich portable camera.  Similar to the very popular Nest Cam, the FLIR FX has features that are somewhat unique.  One of those great features is portability.  Thanks to an internal battery and a wide variety of mounting options, these cameras can go anywhere.  This is a web site about mounts, not security cameras, so if you would like to know more, read this this detailed review. So what makes the FLIR FX somewhat special in our eyes, is that the company had the foresight to also make a line of mounts … Read more…

Smartphone Mounts and Clips for Sony Playstation

Having a second screen for some games is a great advantage.  Having to remove your eyes from the game being played so that you can glance at your phone on your lap is a great disadvantage.  Fortunately there are some great ways to fix this.  Today, we look at mounts and clips for a Sony Playstation. There are a lot of reasons you might want to have your smartphone handy while playing.  Accessing tips, tutorials and associated YouTube videos on your smartphone while playing.  You might also want to video a game you are playing from a point of view … Read more…

Car Mounts for a Nissan Murano

I recently purchased a 2016 Nissan Murano SL.  Hooray for me.  You should not be surprised to know that one of the first things I wanted to do was mount my smartphone in my Murano.  Turns out it wasn’t as simple as it had been in other cars I have owned.  So here I am writing an article to help other Nissan Murano owners looking to mount a cell phone, tablet or GPS in their car. The Nissan Murano is a great looking car on the exterior and interior.  It’s unlike anything I ever encountered.  Not an ounce of wood … Read more…

RAM Mount Extensions

A perceived limitation of RAM Mounts is the length.  A lot of RAM Mount owners aren’t aware of the many ways to extend the mount beyond the base arm.  Yes, there are ways to to extend your mount beyond the three inch arm.  Today, we discuss RAM Mount extensions in detail. The premise behind a RAM Mount extension is fairly simple.  Put a one-inch ball on each end and then have a good sturdy metal rod in the middle.  Attach an arm on one end, another arm, on the other end.  Or is that simple? There are a few small … Read more…

Car and Motorcycle Mounts for Motorola Moto X Pure

The Motorola Moto X Pure was introduced in late 2015 as part of a long line of Moto X deviants. The Motorola Moto X Pure is the phone for those that aren’t looking to get locked into a carrier specific contract as it comes unlocked.  This phone has a humongous 21MP camera.  I’m not sure if you will ever need that kind of resolution not am I sure of how large those images will be.  But if you want to take some real serious photos, this camera is going to let you do that.  The Moto X Pure is also known as … Read more…

The Best Car Mounts for Waze Users

Running this site since the early days of Waze, I have tried a lot of car mounts when using this excellent app.  So I figured it would be a worthwhile activity to write an article on what I found to be the best car mounts for Waze users. The requirements for a good mount to use with Waze are a little different from those used for a GPS.  A GPS typically has a custom connection on the back or as part of a cradle and the only requirement is that you have a good view of the display.  A GPS … Read more…

Outdoor Home Security Camera Mounts

Several well known security camera manufacturers have recently introduced models that are made to work outdoors.  An excellent example is the Arlo Smart Home Security Camera.  Like most outdoor cameras, these are waterproof and made to withstand typical weather elements such as snow, ice and rain.  Today we discuss outdoor home security camera mounts. Outdoor home security camera mounts are not all created equal.  I have seen some inexpensive imports made of plastic that aren’t likely to hold up to a decent wind storm.  Don’t make the mistake of saving a few dollars for a mount as breakage will result … Read more…

Car and Truck Cup Holder Tablet Mounts

Car and truck cup holder tablet mounts have some unique requirements versus those made for a cell phone or GPS.  They need to be able to hold a heavier device so need to seat themselves more securely within the cup holder.  Cup holder tablet mounts also need to extend themselves higher than ones made for smaller devices.  In other words, cup holder tablet mounts need a longer neck to accommodate the larger size of a tablet.  Especially when you start looking at cup holder tablet mounts for devices as large as an Apple iPad Pro. A cup holder is a … Read more…