Rustic Corner Entertainment Center

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Project by Jero posted 01-07-2013 02:15 PM 5473 views 6 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A co-worker hired me to build a corner entertainment center for his cabin. Made out of “rustic” hard maple and maple plywood. Cedar log columns for the very front.

I utilized a lot of pocket hole joinery for the frame of the project, and then the inside plywood. That really sped things up vs mortise and tennon. And the strength is great as well. This was my first project that had 6 legs, and first project that had slightly more “complex” anglework due to the 45 and 22.5 degree angles necessary for the angeled look. It was also a first time trying any inlay work. The diamonds on the front of the doors are walnut, inlayed in the door.

It’s coated with 3 coats of brush on lacquer.

-- Jeremy - Marshfield, WI

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#1 posted 01-07-2013 02:41 PM

That is very nice. Your co-worker will love it.

-- "A goal without a plan is a wish."

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#2 posted 01-07-2013 03:33 PM

looks great

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#3 posted 01-07-2013 04:53 PM

Nice job. Great design and look beatifull.

-- Disfruta tu trabajo (enjoy your work) (Bandera, Argentina)

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#4 posted 01-07-2013 06:05 PM

Looks like your woodworking journey is progressing. Like your “out of the box” thinking and still using the craftsman esthetics ( sp?) Nice that you have a big space to work in? LOL!

Enjoy the ride!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#5 posted 01-07-2013 07:24 PM

Looks great.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#6 posted 01-07-2013 09:02 PM

Really nice…! I like this one…

-- Daris, Indianapolis,

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#7 posted 01-08-2013 02:22 AM

Really, really, really NICE!! I love rustic peices.

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#8 posted 01-08-2013 06:13 AM

One of the coolest piece of furniture lately!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#9 posted 01-08-2013 01:56 PM

Thats a nice piece.

-- Doug...

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