Shelf Mounting a LCD TV Without (typical) Stand - AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews
Baselworld is only a few weeks away. Getting the latest news is easy, Click Here for info on how to join the newsletter list. Follow our team for updates featuring event coverage, new product unveilings, watch industry news & more!

Forum Jump: 
Thread Tools
post #1 of 3 Old 07-11-2012, 11:03 AM - Thread Starter
AVS Addicted Member
Charles R's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2000
Location: Indianapolis
Posts: 11,326
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Liked: 335

I'm looking for a few options for mounting a 23" (or so) TV into a built-in shelf/cabinet that is open in the back. The shelf opening is 22.75 x 14 of which 21.75 x 13 is open in the front (small amount of trim around the sides and top). I have found a TV virtually the same size of the finished opening and would love to mount it flush at the front of the opening... which would make it appear it was dropped into the opening. I have all kinds of depth in the shelf to use a stand mount and the TV has the standard size bracket for mounting. I just need some type of mounting bracket that will do 90 degrees and is long enough to sit behind the TV (not under it) and hopefully is self-supporting not something I have to permanently attach to the inner shelf (although that's an option).


The TV won't really be used except for a couple of times a month (tops) so I don't want to invest say over 100 bucks or so in the mounting and since the mounting will be completely hidden (except when I open the doors (equipment cabinet) from the rear it doesn't have to be pretty...

Home Theatre Tweets
16x9 120" | Mitsubishi HC7900DW | 7.2.4 Boston Acoustics & Power Sound Audio | Denon AVR-X5200W & AudioSource AMP 110 | OpenELEC/Kodi HTPC Build
Charles R is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 3 Old 07-11-2012, 11:07 PM
AVS Special Member
Matt L's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2000
Location: Flushing, MI
Posts: 5,058
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 158 Post(s)
Liked: 137
Perhaps something like this would work, but it would need to be attached to the shelf or something.
Matt L is offline  
post #3 of 3 Old 07-12-2012, 08:20 AM
"Don't PM Me Bro"
RandyWalters's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: El Segundo, Calif
Posts: 18,566
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 375 Post(s)
Liked: 666
Something like the Monoprice #8255 (or #5921 corner-friendly mount etc) should work if you bolt it to the side of the opening, they would have plenty of extension range to swing the TV 90 degrees and place it flush with the front of the cabinet:

Other Monoprice Mounts:

Sony 55W800B, Panasonic TC-P55ST60, TiVo Series3 & Premiere, TWC Cisco 8742HDC DVR, Onkyo TX-SR333 AVR, URC MX-890, MX-780, R40, MX-450, MX-500 Remotes.
Pic of My A/V setup -
Gallery -
RandyWalters is offline  
Sponsored Links
Reply OLED Technology and Flat Panels General

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off