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post #1 of 14
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Ive been looking for a new desk and I really like the L desks, and I managed to find this one

http://www.google.com/products/catal...=0CIUBEPMCMAA#

If you have any suggestions for a desk under $150 let me know.
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post #2 of 14
I think that's the one I looked at today at fry's. But it was slightly different in that I don't remember those metal grate things on the back.

If you look at where the keyboard tray is it would really force you to look that direction and might have some mighty small monitors to fit both on that half of the desk. Now if you could fit the both of them in the L shape in the middle sorta deal (the two of them sort of forming an L shape themselves) that could work. Just have to figure out something else for the keyboard/mouse placement.

Sorry I don't have any other suggestions just the observation.
 
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post #3 of 14
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The keyboard tray may be a problem, I wonder if you could just remove it or move it.
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post #4 of 14
why dont you just make one from a top its not that hard.

edit: I hate any desks with a keyboard tray.
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post #5 of 14
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I actually like the ikea galant desk
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post #6 of 14
I just got one at Staples yesterday that is L shape for 129 bucks. Just look online. It has plenty of room for 3 24" plus my huge Raven 2 case.
post #7 of 14
IMO, the best desk for multiple screens is like an unattractive girl. Flat, wide, and keyboard tray.
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post #8 of 14
This is the one i use
post #9 of 14
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This is the one i use
Interesting desk - company link is here: http://www.roccafortesales.com/
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post #10 of 14
WCGuru...that desk looks a little expensive...you'd need a lot of room as well.

For the OP:
I recently purchased the (Ikea) Galant desk with A-legs. My legs ended up chrome though. Anyway I think it's plenty of space for dual monitors. I happen to like my monitors further back than most people so I have a table behind the desk just for the two monitors. But for normal people it should be more than enough.

And I got the A-Legs because they're supposed to be height-adjustable and I figured that much more room for storing stuff under the desk.
 
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