Dear Customer.

Thanks for purchasing the Elite XL v2 Gaming Desk – from Play M8 Gaming. 

Below you find a detailed description in how to assemble the Elite XL Gaming Desk with video tutorials, which shows how to assemble in the easiest way.

Thanks for your support.

LETS GET STARTED

1. UNPACK THE PARTS

Unpack carefully the brown box with the Steel Legs, Beams, Mouse Pad – and Toolbox.

To the right, you see an overview of what the box contains and the names for each part. 

desk parts
Play M8 Beam

2. ASSEMBLING THE BEAM

In the brown box you have in total 2 pcs of beam parts. 

  1. Pick the two LARGE piceces of BEAMS and the METAL PLATE from the brown toolbox. Connect the LARGE beam parts together – using the METAL BEAM PLATE. Use small hexagon bolts.

3. INSTALL TABLETOP SUPPORTERS ON BOTH BEAMS

In the brown toolbox you also find the grey plastic Tabletop Supporters. The Tabletop Supporteres should be mounted on the small holes – on the side of the beam. Use the small metallic screws to install Tabletop Supporters on the BEAM. 

  1. Pick the Large BEAM – and connect the tabletop Supporters. (2 pcs)
To get 100% stability experience, it is important to mount the Tabletop Supporters to the beams.
 

BEAMS ARE NOW ASSEMBLED

Lets move to the next step:

In the brown box, you have 2 pcs of Steel Legs.

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Beam Connector

4. INSTALL BEAM CONNECTOR & BEAM RIDER TO STEEL LEGS

Now it is time to install the “BEAM CONNECTOR” to both Steel Legs. In the brown toolbox you finds 2 pcs of BEAM CONNECTORS.  

1. Attach the BEAM CONNECTOR to each Steel Leg. Use Large Hexagon Bolts  – 2 pcs. Do this on both Steel Legs.

Next: Place or slide – the “BEAM RIDER” on top of the BEAM CONNECTOR – on all 2 Steel Legs.

When you are done with this task – the Steel Legs are ready to be connected to the beams.

5. BUILDING THE STEEL FRAME

You have now: One assembled beams. 

And you have in total 2 steel legs with Beam Connectors & Beam Riders installed.

Now its time to connect the steel legs with the beams:

  1. Pick the beam and the two large Steel Legs.
  2. Attach the beam to each Steel Leg. Simply slide the BEAM over the the BEAM RIDER on the Steel Legs. (Use medium hexagon bolts – 2 pcs – each side.)
steel frame

Steel Frame

STEEL FRAME ASSEMBLED

Congratulations, your Steel Frame is now assembled. 

Lets move on to the next part: The Installation of Tabletops.

 

6. THE TABLETOPS

Carefully open the box with Tabletops. 

(Don’t use a knife when you open the big brown box)

PLACE THE TABLETOPS ON YOUR FLOOR

Place the tabletops carefully on a carpet on your floor – as shown on the illustrations below:

ELITE XL v2

 

  1. For the Elite XL v2: Place the tabletops on your floor – as shown on the illustration –>
 
elite xl tabletops

7. PLACE STEEL FRAME ON TABLETOPS

When you have placed the tabletops on the floor – then place the Steel Frame on top of the Tabletops – on your floor.

  1. Place the Steel Frame on top of the Tabletops on your floor.
  2. Adjust the Steel Frame on the tabletops.
  3. Now its time to mount the tabletops together using Metal Brackets. Use Selftapping screws 
  4. Next: Mount the Steel Frame to the tabletops. Use Selftapping screws 
  5. Remember also to mount the Tabletop Supports – to the tabletops. 
  6. Add the Cable Tray to the Tabletops. You have the freedom to choose where you want the cable tray to be placed. (Using self tapping screws)
Make sure that all parts are connect to each other.

Play M8 recommends that 2 persons brings the desk in the right position – in your Gaming Room

In this video, we show how to place steel frame on tabletops – on a Corner Gaming Desk. But the idea is the same for the Elite XL v2 Gaming Desk.

Desk Mouse Pad

If the Mouse Pad feels a little too small, you can “stretch” the mouse pad – duing the next couple of days.

Mouse Pads
Gamer Desk. XXL. Play M8 Gaming

YOU ARE DONE!
Congratulations your Elite v2 Gaming Desk is assembled.

INSTALL THE ACCESSORIES

Now the fun begins….

RGB Gaming

USB RGB LightPack

Before installing the USB RGB LightPack.  (Check our installation guide – which you have received on mail)

  1. Clean the desk.  
  2. Install the RGB LightStrip, on the backside of your Gaming Desk.
  3. Install the app on your phone.
  4. Pair the RGB controller with your phone using Bluetooth, and you are ready to adjust your Gaming Setup with your preferred gaming RGB color.

Install the Headset Hanger

Install the Headset Hanger. You have the freedom to choose where exactly you want the hanger to be placed.

Consider to add cool accessories to your setup.