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Old 03-14-2019, 12:50 PM   #1
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Has anyone mounted a flip down ceiling tv mount?
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Old 03-14-2019, 01:02 PM   #2
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Has anyone mounted a flip down ceiling tv mount?
My TT has a flip down ceiling tv mount but it was installed in the factory, in the backing.
Not all ceilings will have backers for this.
I'm pretty sure that it's a rarity.
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Old 03-14-2019, 07:11 PM   #3
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i added one to my highwall, with a King jack antenna mounted above it. I sandwiched the roof between a piece of 3/4 inch hdpe plastic on the outside and 3/4 inch poplar on the inside. One less thing to set up when you get there
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i added one to my highwall, with a King jack antenna mounted above it. I sandwiched the roof between a piece of 3/4 inch hdpe plastic on the outside and 3/4 inch poplar on the inside. One less thing to set up when you get there
What is that wooden thing attached to your ceiling? Also wouldn't doing that mount void the roof warranty?

I would be concerned that the mount would get in the way when closing the roof and possibly cause damage to the roof or what would be under it. Obviously you didn't have this problem but not so sure on a floor plan like mine or others.
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Old 03-14-2019, 09:23 PM   #5
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Awesone set up. Thats what Im thinking about to avoid the set up time. I have mine attached to a large closet rod right now. Have to put it up and take it down every time we move to our next location
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What is that wooden thing attached to your ceiling? Also wouldn't doing that mount void the roof warranty?

I would be concerned that the mount would get in the way when closing the roof and possibly cause damage to the roof or what would be under it. Obviously you didn't have this problem but not so sure on a floor plan like mine or others.
The wooden thing is collapsible shelves mounted on hinges to the side wall of the roof. I've included some pics. I use to use the shower rods and metal shelving before and while its functional it's a real pain to set up and store. It rests quite comfortably on the rear bed end while bouncing down the road.
I have a HW296 and the TV mount sits in between the 2 beds ends when they are closed.
Does it void the roof warranty? Probably. But just about any modification will void some warranty. If warranties are a concern, then by all means don't do it. I do a lot of camping and traveling, for me it's all about life being easy and everything having its place.
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Old 03-15-2019, 07:39 AM   #7
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Did that shelf come with your camper? If not where did you get it? Always looking for Ideas to make breaking down camp easyier.
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Old 03-15-2019, 07:52 AM   #8
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I made it.
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Any chance you could supply dimensions and instructions on how you made it we maybe some more photos of it? Looks amazing want to do that too.
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The wooden thing is collapsible shelves mounted on hinges to the side wall of the roof. I've included some pics. I use to use the shower rods and metal shelving before and while its functional it's a real pain to set up and store. It rests quite comfortably on the rear bed end while bouncing down the road.
I have a HW296 and the TV mount sits in between the 2 beds ends when they are closed.
Does it void the roof warranty? Probably. But just about any modification will void some warranty. If warranties are a concern, then by all means don't do it. I do a lot of camping and traveling, for me it's all about life being easy and everything having its place.
Shelf looks real nice, looks very handy. With the cost of these roofs and some of the issues they have, I would want my warranty in place though. Glad it worked out for you.
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Old 03-17-2019, 10:56 PM   #11
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Any chance you could supply dimensions and instructions on how you made it we maybe some more photos of it? Looks amazing want to do that too.
Sure thing, I can do a cad drawing when I get the chance, in the middle of a bathroom remodel so it might be a few weeks
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I hate to ask, but could you give me dimentions on the plastic and wood and how you attached it. I just had to change my ceiling vent due to a leak. Not much to the ceiling structure. I just dont want to get it wrong. What tv mount and tv did you use. Pictures of the outside would be helpful to. If not no worries.
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Thanks for your advise.
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Looks great, good job.
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So are you guys riveting to the metal inside roof liner or using sheet metal screws? The thickness between the fiberglass rooftop and the inner metal roof is what... 2 inches?

All look great!
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Old 09-13-2019, 07:38 AM   #16
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The roof is 1" thick. Not enough to support screws or rivets. .75 wood on inside, .75 plastic on the outside. Sandwiched together. I used crib bolts.
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The roof is 1" thick. Not enough to support screws or rivets. .75 wood on inside, .75 plastic on the outside. Sandwiched together. I used crib bolts.
So how does one take the inner roof metal off?
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? Why would you remove inner roof
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Old 09-13-2019, 10:59 PM   #19
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? Why would you remove inner roof
I guess I misunderstood I thought you were saying you had put a piece between the outer roof and inner roof and put screws through them.
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Dtptrson I noticed you installed a carefree awning on your camper. I just ordered one for mine. Any tips or advice when I go to install it.
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