DIY - 80/20 Triple Monitor Stand - Edited


Shaun Cole On September 2, 2015
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For many sim racers there are tons of options for sim racing chassis or rigs.  However when it comes to triple screen monitor stands for sim racing there are not that many to chose from.  

In this video Shauns shows off his design for a triple monitor stand that is made out of 80/20 extrusion or profile tubing.  This universal material can be used to make a very good monitor stand completely designed around your rig.

He goes through each step of the build along with a list of parts and instruction on how to design and build your own triple monitor stand.
 


Here is a list of the total parts used in this build:
Tubing:


Hardware:


Here are a few 80/20 tubing suppliers for information.  I urge you to shop around and find the best source for you:

http://www.8020.net/

http://www.grainger.com/category/aluminum-extrusions/structural-framing-systems/material-handling/ecatalog/N-c3qZ1z0qh5v

http://www.amazon.com/80-20-Series-T-Slotted-Extrusion/dp/B001F0F10I

https://stevenengineering.com/tech_support/8020.htm

http://www.use-enco.com/1/3/aluminum-extrusion-80-20

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Amedeo Magoni On 2017-09-09 07:29:23
Amedeo Magoni

Hello Shaun!!!
SINCERE COMPLIMENTS for your PROFESSIONAL Video-Review!!!
VERY SORRY If I contact from here but I don't know other Solution!!!
Can you PLEASE reply me to thread here just under?

http://www.thesimpit.com/en/forum/view_topic/Cockpits-Rigs/248

MANY THANKS IN ADVANCE!!!
Amedeo

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Aviev Akhmad On 2017-03-10 23:02:54
Aviev Akhmad

Hi Shaun,

there are a lot of profle size in 80/20 inc, what profile size did you use on this demo? 1" would be stromg enought?

thx
aviev 

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