Matlock Entertainment Center | Custom

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Project by Chris Davis posted 05-11-2009 03:30 PM 9224 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is an entertainment center that was completed in March 2006. It has a bay window center section with identical but inverse side bookcases. I named it Matlock after the customer that I built if for. The top has crown molding and a carving in the center. It also has a lighted display are at the top of the center section. The crown molding as an added rope molding added to it

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#1 posted 05-11-2009 03:48 PM

Wow! Very nice design with great details.

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#2 posted 05-11-2009 04:55 PM

super entertainment center so nice

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#3 posted 05-11-2009 05:57 PM

That is cool, best hidden bed you have done… I give up, where does the bed come out?

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#4 posted 05-12-2009 01:14 AM

Fantastic looking ET Center. I love it. You did a great job.

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#5 posted 05-12-2009 01:30 AM

Hi Chris

Great looking unit. You did a beautiful job on this piece. I can see you are a master of other things other than beds. Wher does it come apart? Thanks for posting.

God Bless

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#6 posted 05-12-2009 04:10 AM

Hello Chris,

This unit looks great, I like the bay window design, Very good build. What type wood did you use ?

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#7 posted 05-12-2009 04:37 AM

Griff, the wood is maple with a cherry type of dye and finish.

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#8 posted 05-12-2009 04:40 AM

Tom, it breaks apart at the bookcases. It is in 5 pieces: two bookcases, a light bar (header), the bay window style base, and an adjustable shelf

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#9 posted 05-13-2009 02:21 AM

Very nicely done, proportions are right on, the applique is well placed and sized. Your client should be very pleased, as should you.

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