Long Arm Articulating Tv Wall Mount - A lot of people shy away from mounting their brand new plasma or LCD TV on the wall only because they think it is a a career that entails a great deal of function, or something which will only be done with a professional installer. This definitely is not the situation!
The three fundamental kinds are set mounts, tilt mounts and tilt and swivel mounts. Fixed mounts can not be be altered and contain the the TV flat against the wall. Tilt mounts let you tilt the TV vertically, while tilt and swivel mounts (including those with articulated arms) enable one to tilt the TV vertically, and also pivot it horizontally - these are great to use in the event you want to be in a position to watch the TV from another room.
Mounting your TV on the wall does not require any specialist equipment, just a few basic household tools such as spirit-level a stud finder, drill, screwdriver, tape measure and a spanner. Now you've all the the various tools you need, let us get started! Use the studfinder to locate the studs inside your walls and mark these out using a pencil. You want to be sure that it is mounted to the wall studs somewhat than just plaster board, after spending your money on a new TV.
Most brackets come in 2 elements: one that attaches to the again of the TV, and one that is mounted on the wall. You then connect these 2 together and your TV is mounted. Attach the piece that is proper to the rear of your TV. Most mounts have numerous holes to accommodate different TV dimensions. Secure this component to your own TV using the different washers, spacers and bolts provided. Be certain to read the directions in case you are in any doubt, supplied with your mount.