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I could go rent a arc welder, buy 2 sq. ft. of 1/4 sheet metal and 2 feet of tubing 1 inch tubing, and make it myself for under 50 bucks. It will probably look the same if not better and will be more structurally sound.

For $100-$150 it would MAYBE be a good dead. Just not worth $390 just to not see the stand of 2 monitors...

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$390 for a stand? Is that normal?


My stand supports and is being used for a 1 over 3 Eyefinity setup.. so that one is overpriced... I paid right at 400 for mine from Mounted Concepts.
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I'm not angry but it is rather silly to see so many people posting only to bash or 'one-up' the product.

What I meant by 'might as well purchase one' is that, for many people, it isn't worth spending the time to build one (or build a PC, for that matter). If I make $50/hr at my job, have a family, and own a house there are many other things I would rather do than spend time building a monitor stand. A few hours with my 1 yr old daughter is worth the money to me. Obviously that doesn't speak for everyone but those who complain about the price or the advantages of doing it yourself need to understand that other people have different priorities.
I can dig that, I never take "the general public" into my accounts and probably should, I was just looking at it from an enthusiast standpoint, or even more specifically my own standpoint, having welding equipment, scrap metal etc laying around and ready for use
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I'd only pay that price if it came with 3 monitors.
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I'd rather just get a 30" and save on the mounting + 3 seperate monitors.
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Wonder if it comes with a double lifetime warranty and the complimentary XFX jizz on the back of it like on their 5xxx series cards.
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*sigh, somebody needs to make one for triple 30" setups.
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Does not work with my 25.5 inchers sadly.
Both of these! Everything seems to be able to handle up to 24", unless of course, you want to run portrait. I'm sure this product, while priced kind of high, is good but some of us want a stand that supports displays larger than 24".

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Wonder if it comes with a double lifetime warranty and the complimentary XFX jizz on the back of it like on their 5xxx series cards.
Haha, nice.
 
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post #48 of 74
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Such as? There are very few 24" capable triple monitor stands.
I dunno. I never claimed to be a monitor stand expert.

The professional market (in general) does have quite a few brands that the mainstream doesn't see though.
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Such as? There are very few 24" capable triple monitor stands.
Why are you getting bent out of shape on the subject? Most OCN would agree that the stand is overpriced. And even if you were to actually purchase a triple monitor stand, you can find them much cheaper. A quality example instead of a $80 one:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...ron-_-24994002

While you may feel the product has some reasoning behind it, as it does, it's our duty as consumers to let other, less informed customers know that there are other options out there. Consumers shouldn't have to pay that much money for a stand that doesn't even support monitors over 25 inches. This product is targeted at the uninformed, and for that reason I believe we should speak out.
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I Lol'd at $400 for a stand. Can't really blame XFX though, anyone who can afford a nice triple monitor setup and enough GPU horsepower to comfortably run it has pretty deep pockets.
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