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Old 07-18-2009, 03:25 AM   #1
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Default Ideal TV Height For Viewing?

Im curious whats the ideal height to have the tv placed(wall mount or on a tv stand) I recently had to modify my tv stand to raise my tv to allow the center speaker fit on the stand.

Seems my tv is to heigh(might be an adjustment) so I was curious whats the ideal height?
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Picture? Eyes should hit the center of the screen when seated, looking straight ahead.
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I just wanted to second this post; most people do not know this rather simple guideline.

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Hello

I just wanted to second this post; most people do not know this rather simple guideline.

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Old 07-18-2009, 06:31 AM   #5
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eye level!
I personally like it when my eye level is at the bottom third of the screen height.
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Guys I viewed a members gallory MTBKR (http://www.blu-ray.com/community/gal...mber=mtbkr)and they have a great tv stand in their pics, I PM'ed but have not gotten a response.
Anyone check out that gallory know the model name or maker of that tv stand?

Thanks

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EXACTly Correct!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Guys I viewed a members gallory MTBKR (http://www.blu-ray.com/community/gal...mber=mtbkr)and they have a great tv stand in their pics, I PM'ed but have not gotten a response.
Anyone check out that gallory know the model name or maker of that tv stand?

Thanks
The link is not working for me.
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The link is not working for me.
Same here !!
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Same here !!
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The link is not working for me.
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I think this is it.
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