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Built-ins for nephew

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Project by lance61r posted 06-26-2012 02:12 PM 1166 views 5 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My nephew asked for me to design and build something for his new town home. Problem was, he lives 400 miles away. So in June I measured…a lot! In October…delivered and installed. 17 hours of install. The uppers have speaker cloth and halogen puck lighting on the display shelves. The bottoms have sliding low profile drawers. The mantel has an exchangeable insert to change color based on the decor preference.





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Yekrub

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#1 posted 06-26-2012 03:05 PM

Truely an amazing change to the room. Very nice work.

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crashn

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#2 posted 06-26-2012 03:07 PM

Very nicely done. That space was begging for built-ins and you pulled it off wonderfully.

-- Crashn - the only thing I make more of than sawdust is mistakes

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Chris Speights

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#3 posted 06-26-2012 04:34 PM

That is truly amazing. What an awesome gift for your nephew, and a great selling point should he ever decide to do so. Thanks for sharing.

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#4 posted 06-26-2012 09:33 PM

Very nice great job

-- A good craftsman is able to make it work with the tools he has, I still need more tools

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#5 posted 06-27-2012 03:49 PM

What you did is very attractive and well done. The room looks so much better and now has lots more storage room. Congratulations.

helluvawreck
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#6 posted 07-02-2012 03:43 AM

wow… what a difference. great job!

-- "Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do... Explore, Dream, Discover” Mark Twain

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#7 posted 07-02-2012 03:44 AM

Thanks David!

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