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Old 10-16-2011, 01:55 PM   #1
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how do i wall mount an 80lb tv to drywall and metal studs

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Old 10-16-2011, 03:30 PM   #2
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I'd open the wall behind the mount location and install 2 x6(8,10, etc) wood blocking. Screw the hardware into that.

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