How to make your own frameless mirror
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Ultra Slim LED TV - The thinner, the better.
VanityVision TV Mirror
for cleaning glass and TV.
Isopropyl alcohol (rubbing alcohol) - to prevent streaking of glass when
High Heat Ultra Black Paint - For the excess glass showing on the back
of the mirror.
Black Gunther Mirror Mastic
- Fast drying, strong glass glue
VHB tape - Black, 15 yards, 3/4'' wide.
Blue painters tape
Drill and screws
Black sharpie pen
Setting up the rig
Secure the TV with the wooden blocks. Measure the distance where your glass
needs to sit on the TV.
Double check the measurements. You only need to set one side of your rig up
with 90 degree angles. This
will ensure that the glass is perfectly aligned with the TV screen.
Your set up should be taller than the glass to guide it into place.
Part 2. VHB Tape
1. Line the bezel of the TV with your tape. Use the razor blade to
cut away excess tape. Be careful not to scratch the screen by accident.
2. Find the location of the IR sensor and leave it tape free.
Part 3. Cleaning glass and peeling off the VHB tape
the glass and TV with your microfiber cloth and
2. Peel all VHB tape.
3. Observe what is the front and back of the glass. The front of the glass
will be facing out.
4. Line your glass up with the two 90 degree angles. If possible have some
help when properly lining up the glass. Drop the glass when ready.
4. Mirror mastic and painters tape
over the TV. Use the black gunther mirror mastic to line the space from
the mirror to the TV. Leave no open spaces.
Completely seal the glass to the TV. Let the mirror mastic dry for 3
2.When finished line the TV with painters tape just above the bezel.
5. Spray paint
the painters tape is completely covering the TV you can start spraying the with
your high heat ultra black paint.
Allow two hours for drying.
5. Testing the TV
all tape and hang the TV using a standard TV wall mount.
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