Cherry & B.E.Maple TV stand

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Project by Code28WoodWorks posted 03-02-2011 07:25 AM 5914 views 9 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a cherry TV stand with a birds eye maple top I did for a guy that wanted to match a table that his Aunt had given him. I wasnt realhoton the red stain at first, but it kinda grew on me a little.

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#1 posted 03-02-2011 07:58 AM

I like the way you did those legs, simple elegance.

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#2 posted 03-02-2011 09:17 AM

nice design and i like the color contrast between the maple top and red stain. jeff

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#3 posted 03-02-2011 11:37 AM

Looks great. I’m in the process of building one right now. We did a test run on some stain and came to the same conclusion. Were looking at dyes today that have some more brown in them. I garee the to[ and feet really show this off. Well done.

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#4 posted 03-02-2011 09:12 PM

Nice TV stand. The color of the base really makes the top stand out.

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#5 posted 03-03-2011 06:09 AM

Nice TV stand.

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#6 posted 03-05-2011 10:14 AM

nice contrast, the top looks really good and the leg treatment is great. I think the piece might look a bit better if the top rail was a bit thinner. Not sure whether reducing the overall height of the whole thing, or making the doors a bit taller would be the best way to do it though.

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#7 posted 11-27-2011 04:50 PM

Looks great! I’m looking for plans to build a TV stand, can you share the plans for this project?

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