Car mount option

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  1. Droid916

    Droid916 New Member

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    Guys....and gals,

    Ive seen several threads on mounts for a vehicle...instead of posting in each one...I thought Id give my input on something that can be made for little money.

    I came across some of these parts while searching for a way to mount my Garmin GPS to my motorcycle.

    I will provide links at the end of this thread for people who may be interested...in no way am I selling for them or trying to solicitate sales.
    Just wanted to provide an alternative. :)

    First pic: I bought this item to mount in the car.
    Second pic: After trimming this mount(Im gonna cut off the clips and epoxy to the back of the items in pic 3 and/or 4)
    Third pic: Inexpensive universal cradle via eBay
    Fourth pic: Inexpensive Droid cover(Im thinking of using the main cover part and epoxy it to pic 2)

    I think the 3rd pic would be best used for an iPhone vs. the Droid.

    Let me know what ya think.

    IG-PSTARA: i.Trek Garmin Nuvi Sticky Mount - AMPS / Sticky Mount
    Third Party Garmin Nuvi 200 Series Replacement Bracket (Fits 200, 200W, 250, 250W, 260, 260W, 270, 205, 205W, 255, 255W, 265T, 265WT, 275T) - Cup Holder Mount
     
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    OP - as a fellow motorcycle rider, I'm curious what your final mount was for the Garmin and are you going to attempt to use your Droid with it, and if so, how?
     
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    I used the items in the first two pictures to mount my Garmin 205w onto my CBR1000RR.

    Here is a link on how I mounted it to my bike:
    Garmin GPS mount..... - Repsol Forum

    The last pic is the mount that I placed inside my truck(wife's car has one mounted as well)...no more sharing the dumb windshield mount.

    I was thinking of epoxy the item in pic 2 onto pic 4.
    Im pretty sure the back cover is secure enough to hold the Droid.
     
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    Which Droid cover did you use in pic 4?