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    Screen for wall mounting

    Got a room where I want to put a screen onto the wall for displaying Powerpoints etc. Any recommendations for a decent screen, not too costly, that could be mounted onto a bracket on the wall. Doesn't need to be interactive.

    I was thinking perhaps a large Samsung / LG LCD monitor but not sure if it'd be decent enough?

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    I wouldnt get the Samsung ones that are designed for the job. Had no end of issues with them a few years back.

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    If funds and space allow for it I would personally go for a larger screen size than 32". Found that these sometimes are a bit on the small size for displaying info on.

    We have 42" LG plasma TVs for our digital signage. Think they where provided by - Dolphin Media
    Dolphin Media Audio Visual Specialists Birmingham, London

    Had no problems with our displays and theres plenty of room on them to display information.

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    i would suggest mitsubishi display panels... like the ldt42 or similar.

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    If you want to do this properly then buy a commercial panel, lcd/plasma tv's and normally monitors won't be warrantied for this type of use.

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    Quote Originally Posted by plexer View Post
    If you want to do this properly then buy a commercial panel, lcd/plasma tv's and normally monitors won't be warrantied for this type of use.

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    The LG one is a Commercial Display, is it not? Genuine question.

    LG M3204C Large Format Display - 32" Widescreen Monitor - LG Electronics UK


    Says on their site:
    Yes - This Commercial Display contains leads only in certain parts or components where no technology alternatives exist in accordance with existing exemption clauses under the RoHS Directive.

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    Indeed it is which means the warrnaty won't be invalidated by it being on for much longer everyday than typically for a monitor.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Oaktech View Post
    i would suggest mitsubishi display panels... like the ldt42 or similar.
    Those don't seem badly priced either. Do you have a supplier you normally use for them?

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    I used to be the supplier! the wholesaler is anders and kern, and they will be able to put you in touch with a reseller in your area.

    A+K Audio Visual Solutions | A+K UK Ltd

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    Wedgewood sell the Mitsubishi ones. Can anyone recommend a good security wall mounting?

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    I have used several, the SMS func brackets Flatscreen Wall Mounts | A+K UK Ltd have been by far the best value for money, but unicol Tilting wall mounts - Wall Brackets - Mounting Solutions 31" to 50"are by far the best for security and strength, but be ready for arm/leg removal to pay for them.

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    I don't want anything with an arm but some of those look suitable. Thanks!



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