The Mac Observer

Skip navigational links

You're viewing an article in TMO's historic archive vault. Here, we've preserved the comments and how the site looked along with the article. Use this link to view the article on our current site:
MiniHitch: DIY iMac - Sort Of

MiniHitch: DIY iMac - Sort Of

by , 9:10 AM EDT, May 9th, 2006

The MiniHitch from CompWave takes a unique approach to saving desk space by mounting your Mac mini to the back of your LCD display. The acrylic bracket attaches to the VESA mounting holes found on the back of many LCD monitors, holding your Mac mini out of the way without obstructing its optical drive slot, USB, FireWire, and power connection ports. It is not compatible with the Apple Cinema Display product line, or any other monitor that uses the VESA mounting holes for its support stand.


The MiniHitch holds a Mac mini behind your display.

CompWave also offers the CamHitch, which mounts an iSight camera above the display. It works alone or with the MiniHitch.

The MiniHitch is available at the CompWave Web site, and is priced at US$49.95, or $64.95 as shown with the optional CamHitch. The CamHitch costs $15.95.

Recent Headlines - Updated October 25th

Fri,5:07 PM
New Uses For Old Power Macs
5:02 PM
Apple Pay is Soaring While Competitors Crash and Burn
1:47 PM
The Camera Lens Mug: $19.99
1:19 PM
TMO Daily Observations: 2014-10-24
11:10 AM
Apple, Nike Teaming Up on Wearable Tech Project
9:37 AM
Kickstarter Project: Mouse Guard LEGO Mini Figures
8:48 AM
OS X Yosemite: Handing Calls Off to Your iPhone
Thu,8:46 PM
Yosemite: How To Fix Safari’s Address Bar
7:32 PM
If Microsoft Made a Smart Watch…
5:45 PM
X-Doria Folio Case for iPhone 6: Awkward by Nature
5:30 PM
ACM 277: Apple Pay, Apple Designs, and iPad as a Laptop Replacement
4:34 PM
Learn Apple’s Swift Programming Language for $19
  • __________
  • Buy Stuff, Support TMO!
  • Podcast: Mac Geek Gab
  • Podcast: Apple Weekly Report
  • TMO on Twitter!