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Project by davo posted 11-23-2009 02:34 PM 1989 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made from mahogany, red mahagony stain, then poly. Unit is about 15 feet wide and 8 feet tall. Took me 18 months to complete. Did not put a crown on it, knew we would be moving to another house. 2nd pic is with the TV cabinet gone, had no room for it. It is about 11 feet wide now. Still have to crown and dress it.

-- Davo in Texas

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#1 posted 11-23-2009 02:54 PM

Absolutely beautiful work! I like the speaker units on either side.

-- Will, Tampa, FL

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#2 posted 11-23-2009 03:06 PM

Excellent work. Really very nice unit!
The photo however is lacking of light.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#3 posted 11-23-2009 03:10 PM

Very,Very nice. woodworm is right, it deserves a brighter pic.

-- Charlie............Only time will tell if it was time well spent.

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#4 posted 11-23-2009 06:37 PM

Cool, can we get some photos up close.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#5 posted 11-23-2009 06:53 PM

From what I can see this is a fantastic entertainment center.


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#6 posted 11-24-2009 01:35 AM

Nice work!

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#7 posted 11-24-2009 04:08 AM

What took you 18 months would take me half a lifetime to build, the other half to finish. Great work. BTKS

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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#8 posted 11-24-2009 01:54 PM

Thanks for the comments. Since we bought a new house I had to get rid of the middle portion where the TV sits, no room for it. It is now in an office. I will space it out to fill the width of the room and fill in the blanks and crown it.

-- Davo in Texas

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