Elephant Anchor

TV mount

Are you ready to securely mount your TV on drywall with metal studs? We’ve got you covered with a comprehensive guide on using Elephant Anchors for a safe and reliable installation. Whether you’re a seasoned DIYer or a first-time mounter, follow along for step-by-step instructions and essential tips.

Why Choose Elephant Anchors?

Before we dive into the installation process, let’s understand why Elephant Anchors are the go-to choice for mounting TVs on drywall:


1. Versatile Compatibility: Elephant Anchors work with various hollow materials ranging from 3/8″ to 3″ thick, including drywall, MDF, plasterboard, and concrete block.

2. Easy Installation: These anchors are designed to be 5 times faster to install compared to wing toggles and Molly bolts, saving you time and effort.

3. Strong and Secure Hold: Despite their quick installation, Elephant Anchors provide a robust grip, supporting TVs up to 200 lbs with fixed or tilting TV mounts.

What's Included in the TV Mounting Kit?

When you purchase the Elephant Anchor TV mounting kit, here’s what you’ll find inside:


  • 50 pieces of 1/4-20 Elephant Anchors
  • 50 pieces of 1/4-20 Screws
  • 1/2″ Titanium Pilot Head Drill Bit for cutting through metal studs effortlessly

Step-by-Step Guide: Mounting Your TV with Elephant Anchors

Now, let’s get into the nitty-gritty of mounting your TV securely on drywall with metal studs using Elephant Anchors:


Step 1: Gather Your Tools and Materials

Before you begin, ensure you have the following tools handy:


  • Elephant Anchor TV mounting kit
  • Power drill
  • Level
  • Pencil
  • Stud finder (if needed)
  • Tape measure


Step 2: Locate and Mark Studs

Using a stud finder, locate the metal studs behind your drywall. Mark the center of each stud with a pencil.


Step 3: Drill Holes

With the 1/2″ Titanium Pilot Head Drill Bit included in your kit, drill holes at the marked locations on the drywall where the metal studs are located.


Step 4: Insert Elephant Anchors

Take one Elephant Anchor and insert it into each drilled hole. Ensure the anchor is flush with the surface of the drywall.


Step 5: Attach TV Mount

Securely fasten the TV mount to the drywall by driving the 1/4-20 screws through the mounting holes on the TV mount into the Elephant Anchors embedded in the wall.


Step 6: Check for Stability

Once the TV mount is attached, use a level to ensure it is straight and stable.


Step 7: Mount Your TV

Finally, carefully mount your TV onto the secured TV mount. Double-check all connections and make any necessary adjustments.

Tips for Success:

1. Use Correct Hole Size: Ensure you use the provided 1/2″ drill bit for drilling into metal studs to accommodate the Elephant Anchors perfectly.

2. Verify Weight Capacity: Confirm that the Elephant Anchors used can support the weight of your TV and TV mount.

3. Follow Manufacturer Instructions: Always refer to the TV mount manufacturer’s instructions for specific details on installation and weight limits.


With Elephant Anchors, mounting your TV on drywall with metal studs becomes a straightforward and secure process. Enjoy the peace of mind knowing your TV is safely mounted, thanks to these reliable anchors. For more information or to purchase your Elephant Anchor TV mounting kit, visit our Shopify store or find us on Amazon.


Now, you’re all set to transform your living space with a professionally mounted TV using Elephant Anchors. Happy mounting!

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