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Simple MDF TV Stand

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Project by TheRookieJer posted 12-30-2011 07:04 PM 1727 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Super simple TV stand made of MDF. I was afraid that the weight of the flat screen would somehow break the single 3/4 sides of the MDF so I laminated two together for each side. Everything is glued and nailed together. I painted it with a simple interior paint from Lowes. Before painting, though, I sealed the ends of the MDF with drywall spackle to ensure a nice even look. I got the idea from Woodsmith Shop – I’m glad I did! Nice even look with the paint. Sturdy and simple gift for the parents… cannot go wrong. More pics to come with TV on it.

Thanks.

-- Jeremy, Kingwood, Texas





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ChunkyC

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#1 posted 12-30-2011 08:37 PM

Looks nice. I’d be cautious of sitting anything too heavy on it. I would guess that it will start to sag over time. You could add a rail of solid wood under the top to support it if need be.

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#2 posted 12-30-2011 10:05 PM

Looks nice.

I like the look of the chair. Is that a project of yours? If so I would like to get plans or any measurements you could offer.

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