Different Ways to Mount the Blink Sync Module

The Blink Sync Module is the brains of the system.  All Blink cameras communicate to the sync module.  It needs to be centrally located so that all cameras can consistently communicate.  Often, that central spot isn’t the most convenient.  So, let’s discuss different ways to mount this device. Our advice applies to all models including the Blink, Blink XT and Blink XT2. Placement Dilemma For those that have multiple Blink cameras, this becomes a bit of a juggling act.  Under the Blink app’s settings is a strength indicator for Camera to to Sync Module and Camera to Wifi.  These need … Read more

nDash Tuner Mounting Options

The nDash Tuner is one of the more popular monitoring and tuning solutions available today.  The nDash Tuner allows tuning of certain vehicular engines. An nDash tuner has a slot on the back for mounting purposes.  This mounting pattern can be found on many mounts that are sold for satellite radio.  Therefore, many mounts that fit a Sirius or XM Radio will fit the nDash as well.  The key is that single T pattern.  It’s similar to what you see in the photo that accompanies this article. Let’s look at a few recommendations.  Keep in mind, these are typically marketed … Read more

Mounts for the Ring Indoor Cam

The Ring Indoor Cam is from the same company that makes the popular doorbell cameras.  Absent from the product line was an inexpensive indoor camera and this camera fits that role for the company. The Ring Indoor Camera was introduced in September, 2019.  It’s a small camera measuring 1.81 in. x 1.81 in. x 2.95 in. without the swivel stand. Ring Indoor Cam Included Mount Options Ring did a great job on their included mount.  The Ring Indoor Cam is shipped with the mounting base already attached to the bottom of the camera.  If looking to stand this camera on … Read more

Flight Flap Phone and Tablet Holder for Air Travel Review

The Flight Flap has an interesting name for a phone and tablet mount.  It’s difficult to understand the relativity of the name until you see the product so more about that in a bit.  This is a product made for holding a phone or tablet while seated as a passenger on a commercial airliner.  This article takes a hands-on view of the product. We reviewed a variety of ways to hold your phone on a flight awhile back.  This is one of the best we know of. Why a Flight Flap? Being a resident of New Jersey, I fly out … Read more

Echo Auto Car Mounting Options

The new Echo Auto is a great idea.  I mean what could be better than asking Alexa to add bananas to your shopping list while driving to work?  Seems like a great product.  The Echo Auto acts as a bridge between your car’s Bluetooth and the phone. We’ve posted a few articles on other Echo devices including how to mount an Echo Dot around the home or office.  The Echo Auto is brand new.  As of July 2019, it’s available by invitation only. Echo Auto Mount in the Box The Echo Auto is a well thought out device.  The credit … Read more

Mounts for Garmin Dash Cam 46, Dash Cam 56 and Dash Cam 66W

Garmin has become a major player in the automotive dash cam space.  The new Garmin Dash Cam 46, Dash Cam 56, Dash Cam 66W line is the smallest and most feature rich to date.  You get a lot for the money plus some excellent support from a US based company. This is an upgrade to the Garmin Dash Cam 45, Dash Cam 55, Dash Cam 66W introduced back in 2017. Garmin Dash Cam 46, Dash Cam 56, Dash Cam 66W Overview First, a quick overview of the cameras. The cameras are only 1.5 inches high.  All models record and save … Read more