Mounting iPads

Option 1: Spring-Loaded Mount

This part is easy. First, order this mounting arm – just $25 shipped!

https://www.amazon.com/Arkon-Tablet-Holder-Samsung-Galaxy/dp/B00585CLSQ/

Akron tablet holder

 

Some contractors report the best place to mount is left of the driver on the “sill” of the window. Get yourself a drill-driver and mount in seconds…

 

iPad mounted to truck

 

Attach iPad (we recommend a good case), connect power, and you’re done!

 

iPad installation complete

 

Option 2: Lockable Mount

 

This option gives you the assurance an opportunist thief will be thwarted. This one is a bit more expensive but will give you more peace-of-mind:

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01CEFEMLQ/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_apip_U94xSkHPUsONt

 

Notice the lock on the top of the mount:

Here’s what it looks like mounted in the center of the vehicle:

 

It mounts to the dash like this:

 

In any case, we absolutely recommend providing a full-time power connection to the iPad, as is shown here.