Introduction: Adding a Tripod Socket / Tripod Thread Repair / Tripod Socket Repair

1/4-20 Grade 2 Hex Coupling Nut
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000NC4IU8/ref=as_li_tf_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=v...
This video shows how to add a threaded coupling nut to a inexpensive Flip Camera that didn't come with a tripod socket. This procedure can be used (at your own risk) for other devices that either didn't come with a tripod socket, or with stripped threads in the current tripod socket. Items shown in the video can be obtained using the following affiliate links above and below:

1/4-20 Grade 2 Hex Coupling Nut
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000NC4IU8/ref=as_li_tf_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=v...

Gorilla Glue 7800101 Super Glue Tubes, 2-Piece, 3 Gram (impact tough)
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001C5I4BO/ref=as_li_tf_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=v...

Universal 8 Inch Mini Tripod
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003OUC2YU/ref=as_li_tf_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=v...

Quick-Grip 59200CD 2-Inch Handi-Clamp by Irwin
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000051WSG/ref=as_li_tf_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=v...

Flip Video Camcorder: 30-Minutes (White)
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000ONDRDU/ref=as_li_tf_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=v...

Camera work and editing by Hajil-E
http://youtu.be/O1GvKNmhWZU


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