Daily gear deals – $5 luggage scales, $11 iPhone car mount and more

Here are the hottest gear deals for today, Sunday October 17, 2010. Remember, these deals are often valid for just one day, so act fast before they are gone.

Today’s first deal comes from Woot.com, where you’ll find a 4GB Sansa Fuze MP3 player. This compact player features an FM radio, 1.8″ screen, voice recorder, MicroSD card expansion slot and a battery with enough power for 24 hours of music playback. On sale for $24.99. Click here for this deal.

Next up is a Toshiba 320GB Portable Hard Drive. This compact drive is perfect for carrying backups, movies, music or other files you don’t want on your laptop (or can’t fit on it). On sale for $49.99. Click here for this deal.

Today’s third deal is for a compact digital luggage scale. This battery powered scale hooks to your bags, so you can check for overweight luggage before handing them over to the airline. Also great for checking whether items have been removed when you get your bags back. On sale for $4.99 at 1saleaday.com.

And finally in today’s lineup is the new Arkon iPhone Windshield Mount. This smart universal windshield mount was designed for the iPod Touch and iPhone, but will comfortably fit many other mobile devices. Comes with a suction cup mount, mounting disc and device grippers. On sale for $10.99. Click here for this deal.