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Old 03-20-2013, 11:42 AM   #61
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I bought the tetrax xway mount for $20. You place a magnet on the back of your phone and it attaches to the base that's on your car. I have the samsung note 2 with a case that has a stand so the magnet does not bug me.

http://imgur.com/d56Aqn7

http://imgur.com/4esiRzb

Tetrax sells the xway mount that attaches to your vent. They also sell a mount that uses 3m tape that you can stick anywhere.

My kit came with 4 magnets for different electronics.
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Old 04-21-2013, 08:45 PM   #62
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more views of the iottie, this time stuck on the left side of the dash. Works pretty good here, but the suction cup does leave a mark on the dash plastic that never goes away.





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Old 04-29-2013, 09:51 AM   #63
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SkyPilot,

Does that mount swivel so you can have your phone in landscape mode? I am assuming that is just the universal adapter sold by the Kuda website.


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Kuda Base I have one in both foci
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Old 04-30-2013, 04:32 PM   #64
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I am another Kuda mount fan, you can't get anything nicer. Worth the extra money, fit great in every car I have had them in.
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Old 05-05-2013, 10:49 AM   #65
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My Simple Custom Made Cell Phone Mount

Here is how I have my cell phone mounted.


0502131642-00 by jupiter_1222, on Flickr

I have a Mountek mount that used the CD player slot but I hated the way it blocked all my controls, so I decided to make my own using the holder from the mount.


IMAG0245small by jupiter_1222, on Flickr

I went down to Ace Hardware and grabbed a 0.99 cent piece of metal strapping.


IMAG0244small by jupiter_1222, on Flickr

I bent, cut, and colored the metal with a black marker. I then test fitted where I wanted it and marked it off with painters tape so I can place it back exactly where I wanted it.


IMAG0251small by jupiter_1222, on Flickr

I then took the controls for the radio off and then mounted the piece of metal using double sided tape.


IMAG0254small by jupiter_1222, on Flickr

The Mountex mount easily attaches to the small piece of metal like this. The strapping all ready had a little hole so I did not have to drill one for the screw to go through.


IMAG0252small by jupiter_1222, on Flickr

This is how the mount looks when the dash is put back together.


IMAG0255small by jupiter_1222, on Flickr
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Old 05-27-2013, 08:06 AM   #66
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Anyone have the left side KUDA mount on their Mk3? This one:

http://www.kudausa.com/ford-focus-si...ack-a1667.html

Very poor picture on the website. The picture of the dashboard isn't even the same as my Focus. Similar, but definitely not a Mk3 Focus dashboard. I currently have the passenger side Proclip mount, but I don't like it as I have to take my eyes off the road to look over to the GPS. Plus the sun seems to hit the screen and wash it out.
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Heres my ram mount setup posted in another thread: http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/s....php?p=4507579

I LOVE IT... cost about $50, but i know my phone isnt going anywhere, for any reason... Course, i've also hardwired a charger there as well so no cables hanging down...

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Heres my ram mount setup posted in another thread: http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/s....php?p=4507579

I LOVE IT... cost about $50, but i know my phone isnt going anywhere, for any reason... Course, i've also hardwired a charger there as well so no cables hanging down...

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Ram mount mirror-mate on the rear view mirror stud with mirror on it, and ram X-grip cellphone holder...
EDIT: the second and third pics show the mount really clearly, and the first pic shows the mount in relation to the mirror.

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Old 06-30-2013, 08:43 AM   #70
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Some really nice solutions here. The Kuda looks the nicest by far, but I worry about using mounts that are too far outside of the normal FOV, making it more of a distraction.
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