Semi-truck Computer Desk

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Project by Patch2020 posted 01-15-2015 04:59 PM 1065 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My step dad drove a truck until recently. A few years ago he wanted to know if I could build him something to hold his laptop and printer. Nobody ever rode with him so we decided to take the passenger seat out and put it there. The top is a pull out tray that the front lays down for the laptop and the bottom does the same for the printer. The middle is a standard drawer for miscellaneous supplies. His driver seat swivels so he could turn and face it. I rode over 100,000 miles and nothing ever got loose or in a bind.

-- Patch2020, Tennessee

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#1 posted 01-15-2015 06:10 PM

Neat…and, if he had a chimp named Bear to ride with him, Bear could sit on top.

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#2 posted 01-15-2015 09:03 PM

Looks good. Sure made it convenient for him.
Well done.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#3 posted 01-16-2015 05:54 AM

That’s really a great set-up!


-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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#4 posted 01-16-2015 12:18 PM

Necessity is the mother of invention as they say. Need, good thinking/planning, product. Nicely done.

-- DonB

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