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ummm what would you call it?

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Project by BOB67CAM posted 1582 days ago 1338 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

ok so i got some 1/2” walnut the other day and this was one of the pieces so i had to do something with it and this is what i did
so the main problem i have is what it actually is, the dimensions are 7 inches wide x 35 inches long x 11 inches tall, so that makes it too short and skinny for a table but too “legged” for a shelf maybe..
anyways so what would it be called and also i originally planned on taking pics and throwing up the question what would you have done with it? so id like to hear those answers also.
so far weve been calling it a “shable”..lol i dpoubt that will help much tho but i look forward to hearing yer ideas and responses

-- if you dont have it, build it, especially when its a stupid idea





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Chelios

567 posts in 1650 days


#1 posted 1582 days ago

I don’t know what you call this but it would be a great display shelf for my bench planes. I would display them on my basement bar until ready to be used. They would look great there….

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docholladay

1284 posts in 1643 days


#2 posted 1582 days ago

“Honey, I made this really cool TV stand that would look great with a new HD Television on it. Can I go buy a new TV?”

-- Hey, woodworking ain't brain surgery. Just do something and keep trying till you get it. Doc

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bigike

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#3 posted 1582 days ago

a very elegant hall bench!

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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Gotwood1962

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#4 posted 1582 days ago

I’ll tell you where it might be cool, As a over the kitchen sink shelf 35” should span a standard kitchen sink 7” wide won’t extend too far into useable area. A great place for plants or small knic knacks? you could call it a shink short for shelf/sink. LOL

-- Gotwood1962, If sawdust were valuable... I'd be a millionaire

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Dez

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#5 posted 1582 days ago

Good use of the material you had! I applaud the thinking you expended in discerning the proper use of the materials you had!

-- Folly ever comes cloaked in opportunity!

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Monty Queen

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#6 posted 1582 days ago

Awesome job on table, i love the legs.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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Bradford

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#7 posted 1581 days ago

I agree with gotwood1962, over the sink plant shelf would be cool.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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Jason

654 posts in 2092 days


#8 posted 1581 days ago

I’d call it superb! It’s function, besides staring at, I don’t know. I thought it was a bench at first.

-- Jason - Colorado Springs

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Dennisgrosen

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#9 posted 1572 days ago

take of the slap again
and use the undercarige
as a table to a party where
you wont spend a dime on
food to the gest´s :—-))

Dennis

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