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Project by millzit posted 02-11-2012 08:47 PM 1063 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My wife gets the mail before I see it and one day she plopped one of my Woodsmith mags down in front of me and said I want this…...OK, here it is dear! Actually, it is a year or so old now. Nothing special about the construction, just basic cabinet construction with a face frame. Of course I changed it a little from the pic. I did use plywood for the large panels. Crown molding was made on the table saw. I opted for glass doors instead of solid wood panels. My glass company special ordered the beveled glass. I keep the TVO and DVR in the bottom center section. There is a small fan mounted in the back of the center section keeping the electronics cool. That is a Catch 22 there…..brings in tons of dust. Of course the entertainment center is next to the fireplace. Three way touch lighting in top and bottom sections, should have put lights in middle shelves.

-- .......now cut that out!





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florentin

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#1 posted 02-11-2012 08:48 PM

Wow! Great job on the piece!
And a nice guitar.
Do you play?

-- http://www.florentintise.com/

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whitewulf

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#2 posted 02-11-2012 11:28 PM

reverse the fan!

-- "ButI'mMuchBetterNow"

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tinnman65

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#3 posted 02-12-2012 02:29 AM

Nice work! Woodworking shows and guitars two of my favorite things.

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

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Martyroc

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#4 posted 02-12-2012 03:46 AM

Good looking piece you got there, nice job.

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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millzit

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#5 posted 02-13-2012 09:57 PM

never thought about reversing the fan.

yes, i play a guitar. and, being a woodworker also, guess what i want to do <g>

-- .......now cut that out!

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#6 posted 02-14-2012 12:32 AM

Beautiful entertainment center.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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