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Old 01-30-2016, 11:45 AM
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Could I have the photo's emailed to me as well as to Jim?
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Old 01-30-2016, 02:43 PM
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I made the 4” wide aluminum mounting plate as described in my post above. The iPad is mounted in portrait orientation. iPad covers INOP switches and Avionics switch that I always leave powered on. Nice sturdy mount and easily removable with Velcro under the avionics bay. Should be good-to-go. Weather not good for flying today...




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Old 05-29-2017, 07:27 PM
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John
Do you have more info on your iPad mount? Looks like a swivel piano hinge mount of some sort with what i would guess to be an adjustable arm for angle? Mounted over the glove box?
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Pull pin and remove. Used 3 screws already there. No new holes. Folds back out of way for passenger. Very happy with it. Angle is what I wanted.
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Old 05-31-2017, 06:32 PM
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Old 06-01-2017, 04:36 AM
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Being cheap...

The OtterBox case for my iPad Mini came with a cover/stand it snaps into.

I put some 3M SuperLock tape on the back - think heavy duty Velcro.

To that I attached two 1" R.A.M. balls, which I already had.

I happened to use suction cups attached to my canopy, but once you have R.A.M. balls attached to something, the options are endless.

I'll see if I can find photos.
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Old 06-01-2017, 04:43 AM
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Here's the idea, with one R.A.M. ball at first:



A second ball made everything much more secure, "triangulating" the mount:



End result:

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