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#6: 04-27-2009, 02:16 PM
Answers to various questions
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Originally Posted by snow05gtRI View Post
cool idea. is the mounting screw the same universal tripod slot most cameras have?

Thanks! And Yes, it is a 1/4-20 thread, which is standard on most all cameras.

Originally Posted by vkchu View Post
would i get a good view of the gauges + windshield?

Originally Posted by atc5 View Post
Depends on your camera lens.

Yes, I recommend a wide angle lens. See the screenshot below for the view of my camera mount in a BMW 330i at a Mid-Ohio driving school. You can see the gauges. He wasn’t using a wide angle lens however. Another driver in a BMW E36 M3 had one mounted on his rear headrest posts and posted a YouTube video, I just need to track that video down.

Originally Posted by F-WDC Spec B View Post
wow this is better then what i was going to use as a dash mount.

I believe it is safer due to the solid mounting and the fact that it does not obstruct your view of the track.