Mount Anything to a Standard Tripod

Obviously you wouldn’t want to put anything extremely heavy on your camera tripod, but barring that, you should be able to mount most things with these techniques:

  • Glue a 1/4 – 20 nut onto your webcam/flashlight/laser pointer, or whatever you would like to mount.  Simple, but I wouldn’t trust this on anything but the lightest of items.tripod-mounted-webcam
  • If it won’t hurt anything, you can tap a 1/4 – 20 threaded hole into your item.  If you’re wondering what “tapping” is, Continue reading