Motorcycle Fork Stem Phone Mounts

A motorcycle fork stem mount fits the steering stem hole in the top triple clamp assembly.  This is a popular location for a smartphone unit as it is easy to see and doesn’t take up any handlebar space.  This is especially useful for motorcycles that do not have a traditional handlebar. Typical mounting procedures call for inserting a stem accessory which is manufactured specifically for this location.  Some stem mounts are made of multiple parts and are fastened with machine screws into the stem.  Other stem mounts are manufactured of a thick rubber component and the mount is twisted tightly into the … Read more

Techmount Phone Mounts for Motorcycles

We have written about the Techmount motorcycle line in several past articles.  Techmount makes good durable mounts for electronics.  Today, we are concentrating on their products made for mounting a smartphone. Techmount offers a few different smartphone cradles.  In my opinion, the best for motorcycle use is the Techmount TechGripper which features a spring-loaded cradle that opens to four-inches.  Four inches is large enough for most smartphones with or without a case or skin.  It’s even large enough for some GPS units and can provide a grip that’s more secure than the mounts that come with some GPS models.  When closed, this cradle … Read more