postheadericon How to Convert a Tripod Into a Monopod

Have a useless broken tripod hanging around? Repurpose it by converting it into a monopod!

How to Convert a Tripod Into a Monopod

1 Remove the tripod head. Choose the leg that is in the best condition and keep it. You can throw the rest of the legs away.

How to Convert a Tripod Into a Monopod

2 Discard the rubber gripping from the base of the legs.

How to Convert a Tripod Into a Monopod

3 Drill a 1/4 size hole out of the leg.

How to Convert a Tripod Into a Monopod

4 Drill a hole into the tripod head as well.

How to Convert a Tripod Into a Monopod

5 Attach the head to the leg using a screw and nut. Secure them by tightening the screw.

How to Convert a Tripod Into a Monopod

6 Mount your camera to the head of the tripod and enjoy those selfies!

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