diy-mount-kit
diy-mount-kit

The DIY Mount Kit is an experiment in community hardware development. The idea is to offer an evolving basket of goods through the [kits store](http://store.publiclab.org/products/diy-camera-mount-materials-bundle). The initial set of items included in the kit: - Flexible PVC tubing - steel wire - bamboo chopsticks - 1-hole #3 rubber stopper - 9" lengths of birch dowel - zip ties - rubber bands - caribiners - threaded 1/4-20 nylon stud - 1/2" 1/4-20 thumbscrew - thumbtacks - wooden clothespin ...


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mathew "I often get tripped up on the firmware upload stage; https://publiclab.org/notes/abdul/06-22-2016/infragram-plant-cam#Installing+config+file The c..." | Read more » over 5 years ago
warren "Hmm, i have an older one, so the firmware may have changed. Maybe best to ask about this on the main Grassroots Mapping list, as I think I remember..." | Read more » over 5 years ago
jbreen "You had me at "squid-shaped kite." I've been using the DIY Mini Kite Kit but for the life of me cannot seem to get the Mobius camera to go into ti..." | Read more » over 5 years ago
warren "Thanks for the link! So many colors :-) -- " | Read more » about 6 years ago
shanlter "The squid looks so nice in the sky! Here is the link: https://detail.tmall.com/item.htm?spm=a230r.1.0.0.YLWxJc&id=44263991526&ns=1&skuI..." | Read more » about 6 years ago
liz "The delivery was convenient too -- we bought a dozen, and they were shipped in a tape-wrapped tarp to a local mini-mart in Guangzhou where we picke..." | Read more » about 6 years ago
mathew "omg you're kidding me that is so cheap this kite is so awesome " | Read more » about 6 years ago
liz "The 5.5M kite was ~USD$4 on taobao in mainland China -- @shanlter can you post the link to the taobao store that you helped me buy from? " | Read more » about 6 years ago
mathew "The wire might not be visible, but I had the wire through the PVC, and wrapped the line around that. It worked great. " | Read more » over 6 years ago
tonyc "For oblique shots, there's a simple way to hang a miniball tripod head off the bottom of a pendulum. Did you use the wire to connect the PVC to t..." | Read more » over 6 years ago
tonyc "One more: http://store.publiclab.org/collections/under-development/products/diy-camera-mount-materials-bundle I included a nylon threaded stud in ..." | Read more » over 6 years ago
tonyc "I wanted to verify the paperclip wasn't in danger of shorting anything out inside the camera, so opened it up to find it can come in contact with t..." | Read more » over 6 years ago
warren "Wow, that's great, and so elegant! I'd never noticed that hole. " | Read more » over 6 years ago
patcoyle "I like these approaches. Lens/camera protection via the solo cup and foam tape should at least provide initial one-time impact protection, maybe mo..." | Read more » over 6 years ago
patcoyle "I like the fresh ideas in these setups. Thanks. " | Read more » over 6 years ago
tonyc "Here's one photo with the day's work in one place: " | Read more » over 6 years ago
gabipubliclab "good work! " | Read more » over 6 years ago
cfastie "The combination of the cardboard with both creases and the to-go container looks pretty protective. I like the fact that the splay of the four legs..." | Read more » over 6 years ago
tonyc " " | Read more » over 6 years ago
tonyc "One more: based on @gvillasenor work I found laying on the desk, got idea for simple lens/camera protection. Using a solo cup (jello shot sized)..." | Read more » over 6 years ago
tonyc "It does come with the holder, and I've been playing a bit with the tripod socket and finding ways to use it without throwing the balance out. I ag..." | Read more » over 6 years ago
cfastie "Those binder clips are a great idea. I like the four different colors. Does the Public Lab Mobius come with the slide-on holder? That has a tripod ..." | Read more » over 6 years ago
tonyc "You can't really see it all in one shot, so here's this gratuitous closeup vid: " | Read more » over 6 years ago
tonyc " Here you can see the addition of some zip ties to provide a stop-gap to the things sliding down too far. These are put on same way as with ..." | Read more » over 6 years ago