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Installing a Dome Camera on a Wall - Installation Guide

When mounting any dome camera be mindful that moisture can get trapped in between the lens and cover on rainy or humid days. Try to install any dome camera on the dryest day possible. Moisture trapped in between the lens and dome camera will cause poor night vision performance.


Step 1:

Place the supplied drill template on the mounting surface.

apply drill template

Step 2:

mount electrical box

Drill the mounting points as well as a hole to run the cable through the wall if needed. Make sure to use the appropriate drill bit for the surface you are mounting to.

Step 3:

Next mount the electrical box, be sure to use the proper fastener for your application.

drill holes

Step 4:

drill holes

You can now run the cable to the electrical mount box, install the install the weatherproof connector and terminate the end.

Step 5:

Connect the cameras lead to your cable drop.

connect camera

Step 6:

winged drywall anchors

Mount the camera to the electrical mounting box and position the camera. Here's a great video on positioning our dome cameras.

Step 7:

Before reinstalling the dome cover be sure to remove any residue (dirt, fingerprints, dust, grease, etc) from the lens using a lint free cloth.

Reminder: if you dome has residue on it, you will face at least one of these issues with your video.

clean dome inside clean dome outside

Finished Installation:

finished installation

That's it. You've just installed a dome camera on a wall.