End Tables with Hidden Subwoofer

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Project by path914 posted 01-15-2014 02:26 AM 6208 views 4 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

In an effort to increase the wife approval factor of my large home theater speakers, I decided to build the subwoofers into a pair of end tables to match the wood of our entertainment center that I had built previously.

The boxes are built out of 3/4 inch mdf with Cocobolo trim, figured Maple veneer and a granite inlayed top.

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#1 posted 01-15-2014 02:59 AM

beautiful wood on a really nice box!

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#2 posted 01-15-2014 03:21 AM

Neat idea and great workmanship.

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#4 posted 01-15-2014 03:41 AM

Sweet. Looks like something I can’t live without.

-- "The notes I handle no better than many pianists. But the pauses between the notes - ah, that is where the art resides!" --Artur Schnabel

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#5 posted 01-15-2014 07:22 AM

Very cool speaker box

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#6 posted 01-15-2014 11:41 AM

Very nice, great idea. Thanks for sharing.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#7 posted 01-15-2014 01:44 PM

Beautiful wood/granite choices! Always a good idea to keep the wife happy. Thanks for sharing.

-- God bless, Candy

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#8 posted 01-15-2014 01:59 PM

wow, nice looking boxes. Is the stone inlay caulked in or how do you keep it from rattling?

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#9 posted 01-15-2014 03:27 PM

I just did the same for my house, still have to veneer it though. Very cool. Enjoy!

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#10 posted 01-15-2014 04:11 PM

Oh that is brilliant. Favorite…

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#11 posted 01-15-2014 04:37 PM

Looks awesome…this has been a project I have been wanting to build for a long time. I have a Adire Shiva sitting in the box still.

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#12 posted 01-15-2014 05:41 PM

Beautifully done. I love the design and contrasting woods.

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#13 posted 01-15-2014 05:49 PM

Very nice work. Great choice of wood/veneer combination.

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#14 posted 01-15-2014 06:02 PM

Very nice. I have a large black subwoofer that I need to disguise. Were these pre existing factory built sub woofers? Did you notice any difference in sound quality after you re-fitted it?

-- - Martin

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#15 posted 01-15-2014 06:21 PM

I’ll second Martins Questions.

Now I want to see the entertainment center.

Great Build.

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