ClaudiaLew
Hi All! My Hubby and I are brand new Retro owners and so far, we are loving it! One thing we didn't think about when we chose our 177SE is where to sit to watch tv. We haven't bought a set yet because we can't figure this out. You can't sit up in the bed because of the overhead cabinets being too low and neither one of us likes to watch lying down. It doesn't seem like you would be able to see the TV from anywhere else inside the camper even if you have a swivel mount. If you wanted to sit at the dinette, only the person on the door side would be able to see it since the bathroom is in the way of the other side. I'm sure someone has figured this out and maybe I'm missing something obvious. How have others handled this? Thanks in advance! Indie on the first day.jpg
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thexporter

Aeon Stands and Mounts Full Motion Wall Mount with 29-Inch Extension for 32 to 65-Inch TV
If you mount a 24" TV this arm should swing around so you can view it from the dinning table.
I'm thinking of getting one, BUT, I have not done so yet.
Do the math and see if it works for you. They are $129 on Amazon.
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mikes
thexporter wrote:
 Full Motion Wall Mount with 29-Inch Extension for 32 to 65-Inch TV

But you still have to work the angles to make it so it not only folds back flat against wall (so it can be secured for traveling), but doesn't overhang the edge too much and get in the way when you do so.
Mike
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Roccosamore
Do not trust the factory TV mount backing plate. I put a 12" x 12", 1/2"
piece of plywood over that mounting area with 16 screws around the edges and Gorilla glue on the back side. No issues!
Rocco
2015 177 SE
1990 Chevy Suburban 5.7L
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thexporter
Post a photo if you have time
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Roccosamore
The bracket itself screws into the factory mounting plate. After finding my TV on the floor I did this.
10k miles...no issues!
Rocco
2015 177 SE
1990 Chevy Suburban 5.7L
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markstevens
We set the TV on the bed and can see it from the dinette. We move it to the TV shelf if watching from bed. While traveling, we lay it face down on the bed. Easy and versatile. 
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retro195man
I have found when traveling, you don't pick up stations most of the time, even in campgrounds that don't offer cable. 
In those cases, I sometimes use the DVD player for a movie... but only when electric is available or I'm using the generator for a charge up. 
But for emergencies I keep the 100W  as a backup to plug in and use the battery to convert to 120V for the TV.  15554218900695518576440443311633.jpg 
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