The info on this first page was edited on March 7, 2004 ... all pricing on this first post is relevant and if the mount is no longer available I will note it on this first post... All of the info is relevant on this post.. The pics have also been updated.... The T Handle on the knee joint is actually a better one now that I do not have a pic for ... But is one that is from a USA company made in a division in Italy..
This is a pic of a mount for an X1 I had made up for a client. NOTE ..the original pic was revised to the updated and now updated again... The original and updates were downloaded in excess of 20000 times.. I had an incredulous response to make some up and received permission from AVS to offer to do up some runs.. and offer it as a special to AVS members. You will note that the mount fits flush to a wall and can be adjusted both horizontally and vertically. It can also be used as a ceiling mount with drops of 4.5", 10", or 15.5" to the projector...(with some variability in vertical height.. I am also making up plates now for people to swap-out and also offer the same configuration mount for the other projectors I endorse.
Currently on run 15.. as of March 04... In the interest of brevity I am updating to the most recent pic here so you do not have to go through all of the pages.. One of the most recent changes is the the handles on the knee joint ... the black powder coat.. and snap caps for concealing the hardware.. that goes into the Ceiling/Wall plate.
The plates are cnc laser cut including the holes to be exact to the projector. The knee joint pieces are cnc machined and drilled. The finish is a powder coat finish from one of the most respected companies in the business that do work for Honda, the finish is a Black Satin ... is actually the same finish used on the Hummer2 Rocker panel.. by the same company that actually does the finish for Hummer. I also make up special drops to accomodate special circumstances.. and the extentions match the finish of the projector exactly. All the hardware is included...
I received a patent for it so it cannot be reproduced commercially except as a DIY project. ie one for yourself. Purpose of patent was only to drive some R&D funds into business. I have had quite a few requests about this mount and have received permission from AVS to see if anyone had some interest in having some made up. I am getting some other hole dimensions so it can be adapted for other popular projectors. Since I will make up about 50 to start I couldnt use my client to make up all 50 as a favor.... and to keep the price down I have to use a source that can cut the plate and bend the mounting plate to the wall/ceiling (gives it more strength) I have some pricing for some of the costs, and shipping and packaging and I am still trying to find an optimal qty to make that will drive the cost of this mount down as far as it can.
The point of the edit was to update that I did get permission from AVS and that to make it cost effective I have to produce more than a few up.
I have made up 160 of these.... In the interest of brevity I will include the pricing for these here on the first post. There is numerous posts with pics to follow and other information on installation etc. To purchase I use paypal.... It is a business paypal account so you can use credit cards etc...
US pricing .... $83.00US which includes shipping by Fedex. All the hardware and allen wrench. There is no taxes, duty, over 1700 shipments have cleared without being held at customs for even 1 day.
Canadian pricing ....$98.80 CDN. which includes shipping by Fedex ground, hardware, allen wrench, and all taxes.
email to use for paypal...... firstname.lastname@example.org
Make sure you include your shipping address, and PHONE NUMBER for Fedex.
If you want any other items to be included like the X1 vga to component adapter... 12US.... or 15 CDN.. If you want this please specify and add it to your information... no additional charge for shipping. Svideo adapters to component are usually always in stock as well... and yes these are the original Infocus adapters.
I also have excellent pricing for the X1 itself... you can email me for pricing. I then ship out the X1 and package the mount in the carrying case for the X1. I only ship the X1 by Fedex Priority insured.
I also have done several shipments to Europe, New Zealand, Australia. But pricing is subject to shipping charges.