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Old 10-22-2014   #1
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Default My DIY Kayak GoPro Mount

Last weekend after breaking down and getting a GoPro 3+ i needed a kayak mount for it and i didn't feel like spending upwards of 60$+ so i made my own for around 10$ that's better than anything iv'e seen for under 100$ so here it is.
(Took the photos with the GoPro too)

Over view:
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The top:
So i couldn't find a flat pvc cap so i took my heat gun and go the PVC hot and pressed it on the table to make it flat so i could use the flat GoPro mount on it. and i wrapped it in vinyl tape and sealed the open spots with gorilla glue to make sure it was on good.
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Safety measures:
So i go some elastic and two crimps, one smaller crimp for the screw threw the PVC and a bigger crimp to go through my kayak seat incase i flip my kayak and my Pole and GoPro go to the bottom of wherever i am.
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Then incase the adheasive ever falls off the PVC for whatever reason i attached a piece of stainless steel coated in rubber to the pvc pole and used a crimp to make a hole just big enough to go around the PVC screw to make sure it doesnt fall out.
(Sorry for the blurry)
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Heres a sample of what it looks like in use(I have no idea why its such bad quality)
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Old 10-24-2014   #2
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Mount looks good Ray...video quality looks good too. What program are you using to edit the videos? I use Adobe premiere pro.
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