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Galaxy S3 Car Mount W/ NFC Tag

by kcmelty, published

Galaxy S3 Car Mount W/ NFC Tag by kcmelty Oct 7, 2012

Description

I designed this mount for my Samsung Galaxy S3 without a case. It mounts into my CD slot that is .125" tall.

The center blind hole and cap are for a NFC tag. I used NFC Task Launcher and their 1" dia. tag.

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I tried printing the entire plate in ABS on a 115 degree heated bed with glass and AquaNet... warped to the point of failure about 2.5 hours into the build. I will try again this time individually and see what happens.
Thanks! I use it every day and it works great.
Dude! That is a wicked design. Nice work!

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Instructions

Print:
(1) GS3-Plate.stl
or
(1) GS3-1.stl
(1) GS3-2.stl
(1) GS3-3.stl
(1) GS3-4.stl

Hardware:
(4) #4 x 3/8" flat head screws
(4) #4 hex nuts

1. Print GS3-Plate.stl or the individual parts. Use at least 2 extra shells.
2. Resize through holes to .129"
3. Touch up 82deg. countersinks if needed to ensure the screws are below flush.
4. Cut off standoffs under the tabs that insert into the CD slot.
5. Assemble using #4 flat head screws and nuts.
6. Stick the NFC tag inside the cap and install it into the mount.
I tried printing the entire plate in ABS on a 115 degree heated bed with glass and AquaNet... warped to the point of failure about 2.5 hours into the build. I will try again this time individually and see what happens.
Dude! That is a wicked design. Nice work!
Thanks! I use it every day and it works great.
Hi really like your design. Would it be possible to upload the source? I want to modify the holder so that it can fit onto my UP! printer bed. I tried importing the stl in sketchup but couldnt view the model. Thanks!
I uploaded the Solidworks 2013 files and a .step file. If you can't modify these let me know what you need done to fit it on your printer
Thanks. Will see how I get with Solidworks. Planning to split the holder in half as I only have a 12cm print bed and the SIII is beyond that itself
Haha, I never thought of making something that mounted in an old media slot.

My old truck might be getting a GPS holder for it's 8 Track deck!

This keeps making me laugh, "CDs, Meh; I'll stick some plastic in there instead."
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