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Old 05-30-2011, 08:27 AM   #1
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Spent the first long weekend in our new 2012 32QB. LOVED IT!!

We spent some time outfitting to fit out needs - coat hooks, towel racks, etc.

One thing came up that I don't know how to address - where the hay do you put a DVD player? The TV console is not deep enough to accommodate one and even if we got one of the all-in-one DVD units to replace the radio/CD player, there is no way to get the cables to the TV short of drilling holes in the cabinet.

Has anyone ever installed a DVD player in one of these units? What did you use and where did you put it?




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Old 06-01-2011, 05:56 AM   #2
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I would also love to know the answer to this question...
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Old 06-01-2011, 07:09 AM   #3
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Yeah there's not much depth to put anything in those cabinets. Only thing I came up with was to mount it vertically but you need to find a DVD player that has a slot loadingmechanismor those little tabs that you can rotate to hold the disc in. I haven't seen those for a while though.
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Old 06-01-2011, 07:04 PM   #4
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We have a '12 31SB, and on our trip to our local Best buy to solve that very problem the salesman offered a couple of different options. One was a combo tv/dvd player- about $350 for a base model 32", but he cautioned we may have more problems(more stuff to break in one unit). The next was a tv and a vertical mounting DVD player- about $300 for the tv and $350 for the DVD player. Not so thrilled with the price. Then he suggested a Playstation 3- DVD/Blueray capable,internet friendly, and gaming for when the boys get bigger. So again about $300 for thetv and $300 for the PS3. Overall it was our best option and the PS3 fits fine in the cabinet above the tv.
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Old 06-02-2011, 12:47 AM   #5
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I have a small DVD player which should fit. http://www.amazon.com/Samsung-DVD-H1080R-Upconverting-DVD-Player/dp/B001TK3D3G/ref=sr_1_8?ie=UTF8&qid=1307022089&sr=8-8

But, I may have to get creative to find a place for the satellite receiver.... http://www.amazon.com/Dish-Network-VIP-Satellite-Receiver/dp/B001D2XOS4/ref=pd_cp_e_4
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Old 06-02-2011, 11:02 AM   #6
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So they are not using the Jensen all in one radio,cd,dvd??

Yes it is cheap but does work and don't need extra.
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Old 06-02-2011, 01:06 PM   #7
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We got a flatscreen TV from best buy that has the built in DVD player. We have the entertainment center that flips around from the living area to the bedroom. There was a predrilled hole for the wires and the mounting bracket swings out some. DH did the hook up but said it went together without too much work.
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Old 06-03-2011, 12:42 AM   #8
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Another high tech solution worthy of note is the WiDi feature available in some newer laptop computers, which allows you to push video from the laptop to your TV via a wireless connection.
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We bought a 22" TV/DVD combo from Target for 250. Bought two of them so we have one for the bunkroom and that's the one we take outside. The brand is Polaroid.
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We asked ourselves the same question and ended up buying a tv/dvd combination instead.
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