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Old 02-16-2013, 01:21 PM   #1
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Or bribe a friend with a truck?
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Old 02-16-2013, 01:26 PM   #2
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Old 02-16-2013, 01:32 PM   #3
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No! I think you already knew that answer
Thats what I thought... Thanks
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Old 02-16-2013, 04:41 PM   #4
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it's not the best situation in the world , but it can be done. if you have have to lay it down, lay it down with the glass screen DOWN. not UP
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it's not the best situation in the world , but it can be done. if you have have to lay it down, lay it down with the glass screen DOWN. not UP
I have some Olive Garden gift certificates. It didn't take long to find someone with a truck that was willing for a free dinner. Going this afternoon!
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Old 02-16-2013, 05:46 PM   #6
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I have some Olive Garden gift certificates. It didn't take long to find someone with a truck that was willing for a free dinner. Going this afternoon!
Yes that's your best bet don't risk laying it down which plasma are you gettung
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Old 02-16-2013, 08:29 PM   #7
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Best Buy advised me like 3x not to lay it down, as they're far more susceptible to the screens breaking and cracking.. I had someone with a truck come, and strapped it standing up.
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Or bribe a friend with a truck?
The retailer doesn't offer free delivery? and if not, ask how much extra it'll cost to deliver it. I know, most online store have free shipping.

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Just put that 65" on your shoulder and walk home.
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Old 02-17-2013, 12:26 AM   #10
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Old 02-28-2013, 06:01 AM   #11
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make sure the front of the tv is facing up
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make sure the front of the tv is facing up
actually it's the exact opposite. you want the glass facing DOWN... that way the back of the tv acts at a curve and supports the glass a bit more. with the glass facing up the slightest bump can cause that glass to crack with minimal downward pressure.
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Old 03-01-2013, 01:36 AM   #13
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actually it's the exact opposite. you want the glass facing DOWN... that way the back of the tv acts at a curve and supports the glass a bit more. with the glass facing up the slightest bump can cause that glass to crack with minimal downward pressure.
Glass should be up on a plasma. The weight from the pressure of the gas can push on the glass and crack it if facing down.
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Dude, BB offers free shipping. Mute point now, but something to help others in the future.
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Yeah word to the wise nobody try transporting a plasma flat: mine arrived smashed thanks to incomeptent couriers. I was real upset.
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Or bribe a friend with a truck?
Never lay a plasma down. Get working on the bribe.
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