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Hey guys!

I have had this same computer desk from Home Depot for 7+years
This is of 2 Dell 30"
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I am ditching the 2 23" and now have 2 30" and want a third. Can use this for size measurements:
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Was going to do Portrait and you can see here why it doesn't work
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The table itself has a few indents from my old 22" Iiyama 80 pound monitor, and now that I bought a new U3014 30" Monitor I think it's time to upgrade, as I have no idea how 2 Samung 2333T 23" & the 30" will fit.

What do you guys recommend for a mount / desk? I did not want to go over $250 on the desk (current desk is 4ft x 2 ft), I am open to just about everything from mount options to a new desk or both.

Looking to get a new desk and the best way to set these 3 30" correctly. I was thinking putting them in vertical/portrait mode but the stands don't work for that so I was going to go landscape.

Current Desk options:
Galant Workstation: ( I liked this for the adjustable rounded edge http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/products/S79857848/

Galant Glass top (can do white black or clear), Is T or A leg better for my setup?
http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/products/S69870845/#/S49870846

Default Galant Table
http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/products/S19852113/#/S89860237

Thanks!
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anyone?
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This is a more affordable version of what I use with 2-24" and 1 27" monitor setup.
The additional depth that the rounded back gives is very helpful when doing a 3 monitor configuration. http://www.officefurniture2go.com/product/KGA099/72-in-x-42-in-Wood-Veneer-Bow-Front-Desk-Shell-by-Rudnick.aspx?cat=101A08A02-KGA099&gdftrk=gdfV23206_a_7c1034_a_7c7977_a_7cKGA099
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It looks like the first Galant is the only one that can accommodate 3x30 in landscape unless you don't mind half of your outer monitors hanging over the side. I don't know if you are close to an IKEA, but you could see if they have any table tops in the 70-80" range, and just buy 4 legs for like $3.50 each. I have a 39" Vika with 4 Adils legs, and it was only about $40. It's rock solid, and looks better than those stupid workstations in a box things.

Here's a link to BYO, but I think the largest one is about 65". I thought the store had something bigger though.

http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/categories/departments/workspaces/10712/

Idea!: Check this out, tons of great ideas for using kitchen counters and putting two tops together:

http://www.ikeahackers.net/search/label/work%20station

(scroll through a few pages)

Good Luck!

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