Outdoor Mounts for a FLIR FX HD 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…

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…

Nest Cam and DropCam Mounts for Home Security

The Nest Cam and DropCam Pro are great cameras.  Excellent video and audio quality with real useful apps for checking in remotely.  The mount out of the box is fine for tabletop use but what if you wanted to mount it anywhere else?  That’s the purpose of this article.  We look at some alternative DropCam Pro and Nest Cam mounts.  The nice part about these smaller cameras is they can be mounted in some fairly innovative locations. Most owners of a DropCam Pro or Nest Cam use these for surveillance.  The cameras are made to use indoors only as the casing … Read more…