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Cool gadget to keep tv from falling, very hidden
Pros: Works just right
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With the Sanus ELM701 anti-tip strap, you can ensure that your flat-panel TV remains securely on its stand — an important safety precaution if you have young children. The strap attaches to the back of your TV in two places, and runs a single line to the back of your stand or cabinet. The strap can support a TV up 70" in screen size. Included hardware creates a secure attachment to your stand or cabinet. The kit also includes an additional anchor so you can also attach the strap to the wall for even more stability.
Cool gadget to keep tv from falling, very hidden
Hector, Houston, TX
Average Customer Review(s):
Cool gadget to keep tv from falling, very hidden
Pros: Works just right
Good idea did not use it for the TV as its wall mounted will use it on other things. Came as a free gift
Great safety feature!
Easy to attach, and peace of mind knowing the tv won't topple in an earthquake.
Great product to put your mind to ease that your tv won't fall off the stand!
simple to use...does the job
Works OK. Should be part of the TV not an extra part to buy.
Nice free add on for my purchases. Ended up not needing it due to the great table I bought to hold the TV. Item looks strong and solid. Will safe for possible use down the road when I buy an additional TV for the bedroom.
Pros: solid Item, easy to attach
Cons: None at this time
Great media center for my 80' TV. Easy to assemble, but you should have someone help as it's heavy.
Pros: Looks great, well made, easy delivery, easy assembly
This is a very strong strap, and adjustable for spread distances. With a 65" TV, the forward tip possibility is high. Also, even if the TV is not accidentally tipped forward (by a youngster), these large screen TV's can slide VERY easily upon the furniture cabinets that they are placed upon. If a child should grab the legs or forward stand of the TV, they can EASILY pull the TV over the edge of the cabinet and lead to a terrible accident.
Pros: This strap is strong, and well made. You receive several pairs of screws to mount the strap to the rear of the TV, the larger set of screws fit my TV and I was pleased to see the size of the screws, large and strong. The price is very fair for this absolutely needed safety strap. Anyone NOT using a strap is being VERY foolish!!
Cons: The straight leg of the "Y" strap should be made longer. I wanted to mount this part of the strap to the rear wall behind the TV however the strap is too short to reach my wall, I needed about 8" more strap. (You are able to mount the straight leg of the strap to the rear edge of the cabinet that the TV sits upon, but many pieces of furniture have a 3/4" lip and this is NOT very strong in my opinion to hold a 65" TV without the possibility of tearing the holding screw out of the cabinet.
So far good sound
Pros: Looks good works well-designed to install was great
This strap does a great job of stabilizing my tv and keeping my kids safe. Great for peace of mind.
It's a strap you anchor to your TV and wall to keep your TV from falling over. Not much to say beyond that other than it seems to be well made.
Product does not fit my TV Samsung 60H7150.
Anti-tip strap was very easy to install and came with all necessary hardware and instructions
Pros: Excellent buy for kid safety
This product is very strong, is adjustable to accommodate different connection options and will certainly prevent any accidental tilting forward of our new free standing TV.
Pros: Strength of the product and the package includes all possible hardware for connecting the strapping to the back of the TV and wall..
Well made works perfectly
Pros: Does fine job.
Good product. Screws were slightly too short for my TV. An email to Sanus support was immediately answered (10 min!) and Sanus sent longer screws free of charge.
Pros: Great customer support by Sanus and good product
Overview: The Sanus Elements ELM701 anti-tip strap connects your flat-panel TV to your furniture and wall to reduce the risk of your television and furniture from accidentally tipping, creating a safe environment in your home. The ELM701 offers a secure connection that provides additional safety and durability. All hardware necessary for TV, furniture, and wall mounting is included, making installation as easy as possible. With its universal design, the Sanus anti-tip strap can support TVs up to 70".
Anti-tip Strap: The Sanus ELM701 anti-tip strap connects to your flat-panel TV, furniture, and wall to prevent your television and furniture from tipping over accidentally.
Universal Design: The Sanus Elements ELM701's universal design supports televisions up to 70".
Construction: The ELM701 anti-tip strap is constructed of nylon with metal hardware.
Mounting Hardware: All hardware for TV, furniture, and wall mounting is included. The ELM701 comes with M4, M5, M6, and M8 machine screws to mount the anti-tip strap to your TV. The Sanus ELM701 also comes with lag bolts and mounting screws to attach the anti-tip strap to your furniture and wall.
Installation Tools: The following tools are recommended for mounting the ELM701 anti-tip strap.
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Just thought it was time for a Blue Ray [ PAUL Mar 13, 2017 ]
it was free [ J. PATRICK Mar 04, 2017 ]
I own Sanus products and think them well designed and built. The dimensions of this cabinet fit my needs and the cherry finish blend in with speaker cabinets and other decor. [ F Mar 03, 2017 ]
need it [ G Feb 27, 2017 ]
safety first and it was free! [ Carl Jan 21, 2017 ]
I chose this product based on fantastic reviews and the overall quality of other Sanus products I have used in the past. This stand will be used for my new 65' LG OLED. [ Matt Jan 15, 2017 ]
Fits our decor [ STUART Jan 14, 2017 ]
The dimensions are spot on for our needs. The style is very nice and blends well with our existing den. I hope it's not completely difficult to assemble. I sent two or three messages to request information regarding the doors being closed while using the remote control but so far, no answer. My son told me he will solve my dilemma so it's ok. [ J Jan 06, 2017 ]
Wanted a compact unit that hides the wires etc [ Nicholas Dec 31, 2016 ]
Good basic stand. [ Carmen Dec 30, 2016 ]
Perfect for the TV Size I have as well as looks great in my office! [ CHRISTOPHER LEE Dec 17, 2016 ]
Great price with scratch & dent purchase option [ robert Dec 15, 2016 ]
Strap came with stand [ Robert Dec 07, 2016 ]
It has a nice design and the dimensions are a perfect fit for my home theater system. [ Raymond Dec 02, 2016 ]
I was hoping that this product would work for me, but on carpet there is just way to much movement. [ EnlightMent Dec 01, 2016 ]
The wood color matches my decor and it has 5 shelfs [ Gary Nov 28, 2016 ]
It came free from Crutchfield [ Ivan Nov 25, 2016 ]
The table matched my furniture. My son shops your site and suggested I look at your merchandise. [ AVA Nov 17, 2016 ]
Recommended by Crutchfield advisor. I wanted to use the TV stand to hide wires, but wouldn't want to risk the TV tipping over and kilingl someone. [ Kevin Oct 24, 2016 ]
Good quality [ Jessica Oct 19, 2016 ]
Need [ Howard Aug 23, 2016 ]
Better selection than local stores [ James Aug 07, 2016 ]
we have a 14 month old in our home and we appreciate the added security it provides for our 60 inch television [ MATTHEW Jul 06, 2016 ]
I fit nicely in the space. [ Gary Jul 03, 2016 ]
It was free with my audio rack purchase. [ Troy Jul 02, 2016 ]
Great reviews on site and internet search reviews. Also the free strap was nice touch and free shipping. Just what I was looking for and a great price. [ Trudy Jun 26, 2016 ]
I have had very good luck with Sanus. This will be my second purchase of Sanus furniture. It looks great and the prices are wonderful. My first purchase Lonnie helped me what a professional. With the service I have received I'll never go back to the big blue box store. Already putting together my next purchases to Finnish my new man cave. The 4k TV I purchased the first of the month from here is great a!not with all the bells and whistles to enjoy the sound. [ David Jun 18, 2016 ]
Appropriate size, good looks, low price. [ Richard Jun 08, 2016 ]
this stand fit my existing size limitations for my entertainment center and center speaker. [ MICHAEL May 10, 2016 ]
As noted...............price and product. As it was I had been considering for some time. [ frederic Apr 18, 2016 ]
came bundled with cabinet purchase [ david Mar 24, 2016 ]
Liked the color fits with decor. Reviews state stands are steady. [ V Mar 17, 2016 ]
Needed a anti-tip strap, only one avaialble [ VINYL STAGE Mar 13, 2016 ]
The style and door handles match my other furniture. [ Alistair Mar 12, 2016 ]
Included with purchase. Did not use. [ Robert Mar 01, 2016 ]
To protect my investment in a Sony XBR TV. [ JAY Feb 16, 2016 ]
Perfect for a slightly undersized rack (my choice) [ Julio de la Feb 11, 2016 ]
It was free with my order! [ Jonathan Jan 29, 2016 ]
Right size for TV and components. Goes with room decor. Sturdy. [ Harry Jan 25, 2016 ]
Good reviews. Clean look. Needed corner TV stand. [ John Jan 22, 2016 ]
PERFECT SIZE FOR MY NEEDS [ DOUGLAS Dec 09, 2015 ]
It was free with my order. [ cspagano Dec 05, 2015 ]
Perfect to protect tv [ Kathleen Dec 04, 2015 ]
The instructions show two options: 1) attached to the furniture and 2) attached to the top of the back of the furniture and then to the wall. [ David Feb 12, 2015 ]
The straps are adjustable, so yes, you can attach to the wall. Make sure you find a stud in the wall. Screw through the strap into a stud (not just sheetrock) for maximum effectiveness and safety. [ MICHAEL P Feb 10, 2015 ]
Attach to wall behind the TV to either a stud or using a molly bolt. TV doesn't weigh that much depending on it's size. If TV is in a cabinet, it could be attached to the rear wall of cabinet. Mine is mounted in a built-in cabinet. [ De Alva Feb 10, 2015 ]
Thank you so much, Douglas!!! I am amazed so many nice people took time to answer my question :) I really appreciate it, and i gotta get this! [ Vicki Feb 10, 2015 ]
Your options are either to a stud in the wall behind or to furniture stand that the TV sits on. I have mine attached to the wood entertainment center that the TV sits on. It works great as long as your stand has enough wood to grip the screw tightly and securely you should be fine. [ audiogeek Feb 10, 2015 ]
You can attach it to both the wall behind the TV and the furniture at the same time. [ JUN SAN Feb 09, 2015 ]
yes It attaches the tv to the back of the cabinet and then to the wall behind. in order to be secure you must attach it to the wall. good luck [ NORMA Feb 09, 2015 ]
The kit includes a wall attachment extension too but I think it needs to connect to the furniture first to be properly held. [ Sean Feb 09, 2015 ]