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Sightseer
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GoPro Sportsman's Mount Hero 7 Back Door Compatibility

After a lot of back and forth with support, finally a support agent admitted that the Hero 7's frame does not support any of the doors avaiable with the Sportsmans Mount. Initially they sent me a new door, which was the Hero 5/6 door, but I already had this door and did not fit.

 

Would be great if anyone else can confirm this, even though the tech support agent confirmed "the new frame for HERO7 Black is not compatible". 

The agent will bring up the idea of having a door made to fir the mount. 

 

But to save anyone the trouble if they are in the same spot, the doors don't fit and there is no door that will fit. Which makes the mount rather useless as the center door mounting position gave a lot more stability over the normal underhousing mounting position.

GoPro
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Re: GoPro Sportsman's Mount Hero 7 Back Door Compatibility

Hi @epicflame4257

 

There is a new version of this mount which includes:

  • Super Suit Backdoor Mount (HERO6 Black/HERO5 Black) 33ft (10m)
  • The Frame Backdoor Mount (HERO6 Black/HERO5 Black) 33ft (10m)

You may check this link for reference.

 

I hope this helps.

 

Thanks!

Ej

 

 

Sightseer
Posts: 2

Re: GoPro Sportsman's Mount Hero 7 Back Door Compatibility

Htanks 


@aragon1006 wrote:

Hi @epicflame4257

 

There is a new version of this mount which includes:

  • Super Suit Backdoor Mount (HERO6 Black/HERO5 Black) 33ft (10m)
  • The Frame Backdoor Mount (HERO6 Black/HERO5 Black) 33ft (10m)

You may check this link for reference.

 

I hope this helps.

 

Thanks!

Ej

 

 


Thanks for the link and reply. Yea unfortunaley they have changed the Standard Frame for the Hero 7, so this mount is not compatibale with the standard Hero 7 frame. Not sure about other suits/frames for the hero 7.