The F&V Lighting SA1242 Articulating Baby Plate is a great option for mounting light fixtures to a wall, apple box, or any variety of flat surfaces. The Baby Plate is made from Aluminum Alloy and has a 5/8" male stud which is a standard fitting for small to medium sized lights. The Baby Plate has pre-drilled holes on the plate to allow for screwing or nailing of the plate to a surface. Unique to this Baby Plate is a ball joint that allows the 5/8" stud to swivel on axis. With a wide range of motion, you can perfectly position your light.