floating TV shelf

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Project by cstrang posted 761 days ago 6076 views 5 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a floating shelf for a tv I made, its maple stained espresso with three coats of lacquer, something about floating shelves always makes me look at them in awe… they just look cool lol.

-- A hammer dangling from a wall will bang and sound like work when the wind blows the right way.

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#1 posted 761 days ago

Looks nice! It is similar to the one I made a couple years ago. Mine had three shelves interconnected though and I attached the tv to the wall.

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#2 posted 761 days ago

Nice shelf.

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#3 posted 761 days ago

Makes you wonder what type of tape they use to stick them to the wall ;^)

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#4 posted 761 days ago

yep, your right chris, there very cool…....did you use the wire type or is it screwed into the wall studs…grizz

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#5 posted 761 days ago

Hey Grizz, I was lucky enough with this one to have a couple of studs to attach it to.

-- A hammer dangling from a wall will bang and sound like work when the wind blows the right way.

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#6 posted 760 days ago


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#7 posted 756 days ago

Nice work

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#8 posted 748 days ago

Good one CS

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#9 posted 401 days ago

nice work! just hide those wires!!!

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#10 posted 53 days ago

I have a question. I want to make one of these but I want to use the black laminate shelves you can buy at hardware stores. The question is, how can I attach the short sides, to the top & bottom shelves without having any holes on the top? Thank you for your time!

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