Computer Monitor Riser from Plywood Scraps

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Project by DSnyder posted 05-03-2014 12:17 AM 1714 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My coworker had propped up the monitor on his desk for the last 3 years using a cardboard box. The other day he said “Hey you do woodworking, could you make me a cool box?” And here is the result… only took a few scraps and an afternoon! Sanded to 220; finish is mineral oil and beeswax.

-- “I am a soul. I have a body.” Lloyd C. Douglas

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#1 posted 05-03-2014 10:48 AM

simple and effective, great job

-- steve, simple and effective

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#2 posted 05-03-2014 02:25 PM

Thanks. I forgot to mention that I did not come up with this on my own. Here’s a link to something I found on Etsy that served as the inspiration. (My coworker wanted a recess in the “box” to store things like business cards and thumb drives so I modified this design a bit.)

-- “I am a soul. I have a body.” Lloyd C. Douglas

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#3 posted 05-03-2014 09:32 PM

Nice Work!!

-- Carrying Anger is like Swallowing Poison and waiting for the Other Person to Die!

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