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Triple Monitor Stand Build by Yours Truly

Discussion in 'Sim Racing Hardware' started by tnguyen2905, Feb 4, 2016.

  1. Hi guys,

    I wanted to share my journey making my own triple monitor stand, I know it's not the best but its something i'm very proud of. I wanted to buy a triple monitor stand but they are all so expensive, +400. So I set out to build my own..I originally was going to go with PVC pipe but a friend talked me out of it telling me aluminum square tubing would look better and be strong. I also can take this stand apart completely which is cool. So I made a quick plan and went to a local yard store and bought aluminum square tubing 1 1/4 @ 22 feet and it cost be $38 dollars =). The rest is a lot of measuring and history lol. I finished up with priming, painting, clear coat, and polish.

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  5. and finally....
     
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    • Beer Beer x 1
  7. oh and don't buy a playseat mat for $50, go to target and get yourself a nice floor rug/mat for 12.99 IMG_1441.JPG
     
  8. Holy some one got a litlte trigger happy on posting doubles in the build stage.....lol

    Nice job on the stand tnguyen,
     
  9. sorry, I'm trying to clean up the post.
     
  10. mycarlooksfast

    mycarlooksfast
    Premium Member

    Very nice, looking good. :thumbsup: I love DIY projects and the sense of satisfaction they bring. The cost savings is a great bonus too.

    It looks like it in the pictures, but can you adjust the angle of the monitors?
     
  11. Yes I can adjust the angle of the monitors, my budget for this was $100. and in final it cost me $101. I bought the arms off of amazon for $13 each.
     
  12. Dang, wish I'd seen this last week. Oh, well, I'll work with what I have.