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Published on November 22nd, 2013 | by lcozzetti

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TV fits in Besta





Materials: BESTA

Description: I wanted to fit my TV into the Besta cabinet but the Besta has a divider in the middle of it.

tv fits in besta

I sawed the divider in half (before installing, of course) so the cabinet is still stable – the top of the unit won’t sag over time.

middle piece modified

To hold the TV  in place, I repurposed some of the left over hardware.  The TV sits between this screw and this shelf bracket.

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Oh look, you can see where I misdrilled a hole..

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In the photo below, you can see the metal parts hold the TV in position – there are metal parts on the underside of the top shelf too (they are harder to see).  I used the screws behind the tv and the shelf brackets in front of the tv.  The shelf brackets are easy to pull in and out if I need to get TV out.  They also look better than the screws.

besta and tv

 

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One Response to TV fits in Besta

  1. StevoTheDevo says:

    Sorry man, while it looks OK visually, this is not a clever thing to do.
    Your TV needs some space above it for the hot air to escape.
    This setup will cook your TV and you’ll find it has a significantly shorter lifespan as a result.

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