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TV mounts

In the extension we're wiring four locations for TV's, although we only expect to have one for some time.  This is because it is difficult and expensive to put the cables in later.

We are also buying brackets for mounting two TV's now, so that they can be mounted correctly on the wall studs.

Tonight I did a quick search to find mounts.

On the Whirlpool forums I found recommendations here and here for this Ebay store, Selby Acoustics. They have actual stores in Hallam and Geelong.  I then found a link to this online guide which has suppliers and 'how to' instructions if you have to do it yourself in a completed home.

At Selby Acoustics, a 60kg rated mount, for TV's from 30" to 50", is currently reduced to $99 from a RRP of $169.  At Dick Smith Electronics, a similar mount is $399.

I'll measure the TV and its mounting holes, to see if they fit the specifications for the mount.

30/09/2010 I used "Buy it now" on Selby Acoustics Ebay Store to get one mount for $33, with free delivery, and I also bid for a larger mount and won it for $99 because I was the sole bidder. I found the same mount with a $99 "Buy it now" option afterwards, so I should have looked through the Selby Acoustics Ebay Store more thoroughly. The cheaper mount has already arrived, and I have to drive to Hallam to get the more expensive one.  The mounts are pretty well the size of our current TV, so the horizontal mounting bars may just be visible.


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