Mounts for the Garmin VIRB 360 Action Camera

As their customers began to abandon traditional GPS devices for smartphone applications such as Waze, Garmin developed other product lines.  One of those lines is cameras.  The past several years has seen several successful product lines in the dash cam and action camera space.  Entering the high-end of action cameras, the Garmin VIRB 360 is a waterproof model that provides 360 video with up to 4K resolution at 30 frames per second with in-camera stitching. The Garmin VIRB 360 comes with a variety of mounting options in the box.  Some of these options come in quite handy.  Most notable is … Read more

Mounts and Tripods for the Nest Cam IQ

We’re impressed with the Nest Cam IQ.  It’s a high quality camera that recognizes faces.  The camera will email you when it sees someone.  That’s pretty innovative. The Nest Cam IQ comes without any mounts in the box.  There’s a round weighted base which the camera is attached to.  That’s fine for those wanting to place the camera on a flat surface like a table or shelf.  If that’s where you need the camera to be, stop here, thanks for coming by. The weighted base makes for an excellent stand on a flat surface.  The Nest Cam IQ is seated … Read more

Home Mounts and Tripods for the Reolink Keen Wireless Camera

The Reolink Keen is a wireless pan and tilt camera.  No power cables here.  It’s fully battery operated.  That leads us to some interesting mounting potential with this camera.  Not being constrained by the need to mount it close to an A/C outlet means these be mounted in a lot of places.  Just be sure it’s indoors though as the Reolink Keen is not waterproof. Like most pan and tilt cameras, the Reolink Keen is a large camera.  Not surprising.  A pan and tilt camera is always larger than a stationary lens variety.  The camera measures almost 5 inches high by … Read more

Mounting a Flag to a Motorcycle

A recent visit to the annual Gooch’s Garlic Run in New Jersey, I took notice of several motorcycles with a flag mounted.  Methods used to mount a flag to a motorcycle varied from homemade to an official mount.  Some of the homemade varieties didn’t look too bad but a few looked a bit shaky.  This article will take a look at a few ways to mount a flag to a motorcycle. The photo attached to this article is a US flag mounted onto the back of a Harley-Davidson.  That’s normally the model you find American flags attached to.  It’s also … Read more

How to Mount a Drink to a Microphone Stand or Music Stand

For the ultimate in convenience, mount a drink to a microphone stand.  This surely beats placing your frosty beverage on a stool only to be knocked over by an overly exuberant guitarist.  We present several different methods for consideration by those wanting to mount a drink to a microphone stand. Technically, we aren’t mounting a drink to a microphone stand.  We are going to mount an accessory capable of holding a drink.  There are a variety of ways to do this.  All have the same basic premise in that the drink holder will mount to the stand using a clamp … Read more

Mpow CD Player SmartPhone Car Mount Review

Thanks to smartphones with Bluetooth connectivity coupled with lots of on-board storage or apps like Pandora or Spotify, a CD player’s usefulness is somewhat diminished.  For those that no longer use their CD player, why not use it as a mount point for your smartphone?  The Mpow CD Player SmartPhone Car Mount is what we’re looking at today. There are a few things to check out before picking this mount for your car.  First, and most obvious is you need to have a CD player.  We have been seeing manufacturers eliminate this feature as a standard option in some cars.  For example, … Read more