How To: #1: Building a French Cleat Camera Mount

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Blog entry by Mike posted 11-23-2015 05:49 AM 1074 reads 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
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After having some issues with camera placement in my shop while video taping I came up with a camera mount that I can place almost anywhere on my walls. Using a spare tripod and some hardware I developed a French Cleat Camera Mount. This video also includes the steps I took to develop the project and a demonstration of the camera on the mount.

If you have questions or comments, I’d love to hear from you.

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-- look Ma! I still got all eleven of my fingers! - -

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#1 posted 12-04-2015 06:15 AM

Nice. You might want to add a small front piece that covers the cleat that is attached to the wall. Currently there is nothing to prevent the entire cleat from rotating. I know from experience.

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