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Old 07-02-2015, 06:48 PM   #1
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One more mod_TV swing arm

While we were at mor/ryde doing IS, we purchased one of their "swing-out" TV mounts to replace the basic mount for the outside TV. I just finished installing it. I really like it!!!!!
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Old 07-02-2015, 08:12 PM   #2
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Can you share what mount you bought. I like the look of that and would like to make that MOD
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Old 07-02-2015, 08:49 PM   #3
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Can you share what mount you bought. I like the look of that and would like to make that MOD
Sure....it's a Mor/ryde TV1-006H
Multi-Purpose TV Mounts for Medium Flat Panel TV TV1-006H

After installing it, I think I may have been OK with their lighter-duty arm which is the same, just not quite as stout....

This is the link for the lighter version:
Mor/Ryde Extending Swivel TV Mount TV1-021H
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Old 07-03-2015, 12:35 AM   #4
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Looks great! Looks like a perfect fit.
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Old 07-03-2015, 01:03 AM   #5
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Very nice!
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Sure....it's a Mor/ryde TV1-006H
Multi-Purpose TV Mounts for Medium Flat Panel TV TV1-006H

After installing it, I think I may have been OK with their lighter-duty arm which is the same, just not quite as stout....

This is the link for the lighter version:
Mor/Ryde Extending Swivel TV Mount TV1-021H
Can you give us the technique to remove the TV from the existing bracket? Any wiring extension(s) needed?
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Can you give us the technique to remove the TV from the existing bracket? Any wiring extension(s) needed?

Rosey, to remove the TV from the existing bracket, you just grab the bottom of the TV and push it up (spring loaded bracket) and then while it's up as far as it will go, pull the bottom out towards you as it releases from the bracket. I used the same coax cable as well as the same power cable. The new TV mount comes with the flat plate to mount to the back of the TV and all the necessary hardware.
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Rosey, to remove the TV from the existing bracket, you just grab the bottom of the TV and push it up (spring loaded bracket) and then while it's up as far as it will go, pull the bottom out towards you as it releases from the bracket. I used the same coax cable as well as the same power cable. The new TV mount comes with the flat plate to mount to the back of the TV and all the necessary hardware.
Thanks for the heads up Tim !
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Tim.... one more question. How do you secure the tv with the new setup? Just ordered the TV2-021H. Thanks for the heads up on Makarios RV..... Best price on the web.
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Tim.... one more question. How do you secure the tv with the new setup? Just ordered the TV2-021H. Thanks for the heads up on Makarios RV..... Best price on the web.
Mike,
Most TV mounts use the VESA standard which means the mounting plate bolt pattern is standardized. So, after removing the TV from the compartment, you simply remove 4 small bolts on the back of the TV that hold the mounting plate to the TV. The new TV mounting plate bolts right up using the same bolts in the same holes (on the back of the TV). The tricky part is determining where to place the bracket on the back wall of the TV compartment. I used the heavier unit and mine didn't line up with the existing bolts on the back wall. In fact, even if it did, the TV wouldn't have been centered in the compartment because of the way the swing arm folds back on itself. It forces you to move the bracket a little to the right (towards the front). It sounds way more difficult than it really is and you will just need to look at it after you pop out the TV to see what I'm saying. Good luck and let me know if you have any problems.

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