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Looking for good ideas to mount my 3 monitors

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So I'm going Eyefinity, as some of my previous posts have indicated, but I've got a question: How am I going to fit them on anything.

My desk right now is a glass top desk that is 40" in width. I figure the monitors, when angled appropriately, will take up 55.5" horizontally. They can hang off the edge of the desk a bit of course, since the distance between the stand and the edge of the monitor is roughly six inches.

I've looked at the 'make your own mount' threads and they look awesome, but my monitors are weird. I bought three of these:

http://www.bestbuy.com/site/AOC+-+23...&skuId=1968047

They were $140 each with my employee discount, and I can return things to Best Buy indefinitely if something goes wrong. Anyway, they have VESA mounting holes but they are in the bottom of the stand. They do this because the stand can fold up so that the bottom faces behind the monitor and therefore you can mount them. What this results in though, is a weird looking mounted monitor that wouldn't really mesh with the mount plans that I've seen.

They look like this folded up:
http://images10.newegg.com/productim...160-054-04.jpg

Any good ideas of how I could mount these so that I can use my current desk and not worry about them falling off the edges?
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Mount them to the wall and not the desk? Wall mounting hardware is wall mounting hardware.

Fancy wall mounting arms can cost $100+ each. What's your budget? Do you have to buy mounting hardware from best buy?


If you don't have a insane budget, maybe get something like 3 of these?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824997257
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824994019
Edited by crimsontears809739 - 4/17/11 at 8:54pm
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Well it's going to be in an eyefinity format so I'd like to have them not be flush with the wall but rather curve in on each side, so I don't think that would work.
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