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Project by G_Bishop posted 01-22-2010 03:56 AM 2339 views 8 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Got a brand new Big plasma TV and wouldn’t fit in our existing Center, Sooooooo…into the woodshop I went.

-- ---- Jack of all Trades, Master of None ----

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#1 posted 01-22-2010 04:33 AM

This turned out nice. It looks great.

-- Janice

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#2 posted 01-22-2010 04:37 AM

Great job, nice finish, very fine work.

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#3 posted 01-22-2010 04:49 AM

A worthy resting place for a new TV. Great work….

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#4 posted 01-22-2010 05:27 AM

Very nice looking piece of home furniture. Excellent workmanship!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#5 posted 01-22-2010 07:28 AM

Looks great. I built this same one last year (I changed the doors from lattice to glass, but rest looks the same). I noticed that you kept the original stain colors that was a part of the plan. Wife talked me into darker walnut color, but I look the two tone look of yours.

Good work!

-- TheQueTip, Killeen Texas - All tools I've purchased from Harbor Freight eventually became a hammer.

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#6 posted 01-22-2010 07:40 AM

Looks like you can do it all G ,really like the entertainment center super design.


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#7 posted 01-22-2010 02:59 PM

This is a nice looking piece of furniture that would be a compliment in anyone’s home. It has a nice design to it and I am sure the lattice panels were interesting to do. They add a nice detail to it.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#8 posted 01-22-2010 05:16 PM

Great design, that large drawer face looks great.

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

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#9 posted 01-22-2010 05:18 PM

Nice entertainment center.

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#10 posted 01-22-2010 08:21 PM

Looks great. You can fit an even bigger TV.

-- Alan, Prince George

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#11 posted 01-22-2010 09:47 PM

Nice, like the 2 tone.

-- Davo in Texas

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#12 posted 01-22-2010 11:29 PM

Looks great, I really like the wood gain on the lower drawer.

-- Mike ...Success is often the result of taking a misstep in the right direction

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#13 posted 01-23-2010 12:35 AM

Nice board selection! That drawer is awesome!

-- Jason - Colorado Springs

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#14 posted 01-23-2010 05:21 AM

Where did you get the plans for this? I think you did an excellent job in building it :)

-- Karl

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#15 posted 01-23-2010 01:51 PM

Thanks for the complements on the board selection, but I have an advantage that a lot of woodworkers don’t have. I am a hardwoods lumber inpector at a rather large sawmill so I get the pick of the whole cut. I find myself almost always in shopping mode. When I see a nice board I’ll set it aside and buy it at a later time.

Karl – the plan for this came out of an issue of Woodsmith magazine. click this link to take you straight to it.

-- ---- Jack of all Trades, Master of None ----

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