Wall Mount

  1. What is a VESA Mount?

    VESA mount patterns are the series of holes found on the back of a television or monitor, used to attach them to wall mounts. There are a few other names that can apply to these standards as well. VESA stands for Video Electronics Standards Association. The organization VESA is a technical standards association located in California that focuses on computer and video displays. Most major companies that manufacture monitors or televisions (Dell, Sony, Samsung, etc.) are members of the organization and follow its standards. Items made by these members

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  2. TV Mounts

    TV mounts have become increasingly popular during the new era of the flat screen TV. Now that TVs are not giant, heavy boxes that require a dedicated TV stand, a simple mount can be used instead to save space and provide a sleeker look. There are just a few facts to know before selecting a TV mount to make sure you choose the best unit for your needs.

    TV mounts come in three varieties: fixed, tilting, and articulating. Fixed TV mounts are solid; the TV simply hangs in place and cannot be moved. Tilting TV mounts can tilt down a little, making them easier to see when hung up high and saving viewers from straining their necks. Articulating TV mounts are wall mounts with a swinging arm, allowing the mount to face different directions. Most articulating mounts can also tilt as well. Ceiling TV mounts can also have the

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  3. Making & Mending - DIY Install - Swing Arm (Articulating) TV Wall Mounts

    The days of giant, boxy televisions that take three people to carry are long behind us. Modern TVs are flat, slim, and most importantly, lightweight. These newer, sleeker designs make it much easier to save space by using a TV wall mount over a traditional TV stand. Before installing a TV mount, there are a few basic details to be aware of.

    In this guide, we will be covering articulating (swing arm) TV mounts. Articulating wall mounts allow a TV to swing back and forth, making them best for areas where a TV needs to face different directions. For tilting and fixed mounts, see our other TV mount DIY install guide here.

    There are a few different ratings that apply to TV wall mounts. The first is the size of the television. Wall mounts will be rated for different screen sizes, so be sure

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  4. Making & Mending - DIY Install - Fixed TV Wall Mounts

    The days of giant, boxy televisions that take three people to carry are long behind us. Modern TVs are flat, slim, and most importantly, lightweight. These newer, sleeker designs make it much easier to save space by using a TV wall mount over a traditional TV stand. Before installing a TV mount, there are a few basic details to be aware of.

    In this guide, we will be covering fixed and tilting TV mounts. Tilting wall mounts tilt down, making them the better choice for televisions mounted higher up, but aside from that they are the same as fixed mounts. For articulating (swing arm) mounts, see our other TV mount DIY install guide here.

    There are a few different ratings that apply to TV wall mounts. The first is the size of the television. Wall mounts will be rated for

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  5. Making & Mending - DIY Install - Wall Mount Brackets & Patch Panels

    While many data centers and other tech rooms use large racks and cabinets to hold equipment, sometimes a more compact solution is needed. A full-fledged rack or cabinet can be overkill for installing something as simple as a single patch panel. To save space and keep the installation easy, a bracket is often the best option.

    Installing a bracket is a fairly easy project once a good spot has been picked out for it. The bracket itself will come with the screws, washers, and wall anchors that will be needed. Beyond that, just a few simple

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  6. Cable Management - Racks and Cabinets

    Keeping cables organized in racks and cabinets can be tedious, but it is well worth the effort. Nothing is worse than needing to get to a single cable having problems while trying to sort through a jumbled, unorganized mess of wires. Luckily, there are a number of options for keeping cables organized so that any repairs take minutes instead of hours.

    Size is the main factor to take into consideration when looking at cable management equipment. The standard width for all racks and cabinets is 19 inches across, so that will be the size of any cable management equipment that does not say otherwise. The length of the equipment is measured in rack units (RU). A single rack unit consists of one pair of holes used to secure equipment on either side of the rack/cabinet and the space around them, measuring 1¾ inches total. When selecting cable management equipment or any other equipment,

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  7. ICC Fiber Adapter Panel - SC - 6 - Port Duplex

    This is the ICC Fiber Adapter Panel - SC - 6 - Port Duplex With this stainless steel ICC Adapter Panel, you can easily make your mount enclosure unit support your fiber applications. With its push pin technology, installation is a breeze. Just line up the holes and push! This panel includes 3 pre-loaded duplex adapters, and fits all ICC fiber enclosures. The ICC adapter supports 62.5/125 and 50/125 micron fiber cables, but works with both multimode and singlemode configurations. For more information on our product please contact our customer service department at 888-519-9505 For all your cable and connector needs choose Show Me Cables.

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  8. ICC Fiber Adapter Panel - SC - 6 - Port Simplex

    This is the ICC Fiber Adapter Panel - SC - 6 - Port Simplex With this stainless steel ICC Adapter Panel, you can easily make your mount enclosure unit support your fiber applications. With its push pin technology, installation is a breeze. Just line up the holes and push! This panel includes 6 pre-loaded simplex adapters, and fits all ICC fiber enclosures. The ICC adapter supports 62.5/125 and 50/125 micron fiber cables, but works with multimode configurations only. For more information on our product please contact our customer service department at 888-519-9505 For all your cable and connector needs choose Show Me Cables.

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  9. Component Video & RCA Audio to HDMI Converter

    Instantly upgrade your audio and video electronics with the Component Video to HDMI Converter. The Component Video with Audio to HDMI converter converts component video and RCA audio signals to HDMI. This allows you to seamlessly integrate your existing equipment with modern TVs that require a HDMI connection. A converter box is required for this conversion since component video is an analog signal, and HDMI is a digital signal. You cannot go directly from one device to another. This converter box is easy to install with no setup required. Just run the component cables from the source into the converter box, and an HDMI cable from the converter box to the TV. The converter box supports HD video with resolutions up to 1080i. This enhances your system allowing you to enjoy brilliant graphics video, and high fidelity

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  10. ICC Fiber Adapter Panel - SC - 3 - Ports Duplex

    This is the ICC Fiber Adapter Panel - SC - 3 - Ports Duplex With this stainless steel ICC Adapter Panel, you can easily make your mount enclosure unit support your fiber applications. With its push pin technology, installation is a breeze. Just line up the holes and push! This panel includes 3 pre-loaded duplex adapters, and fits all ICC fiber enclosures. The ICC adapter supports 62.5/125 and 50/125 micron fiber cables, but works with multimode configurations only. For more information on our product please contact our customer service department at 888-519-9505 For all your cable and connector needs choose Show Me Cables.

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