Entertainment Console

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Project by Vinman posted 06-01-2008 06:49 PM 1928 views 5 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

In preparation for our “economic stimulus” 50 inch plasma TV, I built this entertainment console out of walnut. Mama’s very happy which means everyone’s happy.


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#1 posted 06-01-2008 06:59 PM

Looks very nice! I like the adjustable shelves.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#2 posted 06-01-2008 07:09 PM

Absolutely beautiful! Got any work-in-progress pics? I’d Like to see how you did the adjustable shelves. I would like that look on a pantry cabinet I will build this fall.

-- ~jtd

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#3 posted 06-01-2008 07:15 PM

Beautiful piece of furniture.

-- You're a unique and special person, just like everyone else.

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#4 posted 06-01-2008 07:40 PM

that is a nice looking entertainment center.
Walnut always looks nice.
I like the short stature of the unit, I’m not abig fan of the type that go floor to ceiling.
it’ll look great with the plasma sitting on top!

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#5 posted 06-01-2008 07:53 PM

Thanks for the compliments. JTD I got the shelf adjusting template and drill bit here:

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#6 posted 06-01-2008 09:48 PM

Nice looking unit. MaMa being happy is the best thing of all. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#7 posted 06-01-2008 11:57 PM


I just bought my economic stimulus big screen. Now I just have to hope the check comes before the credit card bill does. lol.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#8 posted 06-02-2008 12:33 AM

nice looking unit vinman ! glad to see you guys stimulating the economy ! hope i get my check while it still will fill my truck with gas !lol

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#9 posted 06-02-2008 01:41 AM

Very nice piece , the walnut is great

-- Mike, Bruce Mississippi = Jack of many trades master of none

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#10 posted 06-02-2008 02:48 AM

beautiful piece of furniture : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#11 posted 06-02-2008 11:38 AM

This is a beautiful piece of furniture. Walnut is such a warm wood and it is fairly easy to work with.

Well done.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#12 posted 06-02-2008 01:38 PM

Beautiful piece of furniture. Thank you for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#13 posted 06-02-2008 02:47 PM

Very cool looking entertainment center. Should be a hit. I love walnut. mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#14 posted 06-03-2008 06:28 PM

Your selection of Walnut really makes it a striking piece. I’m not sure what would make me happier the 50” HD TV or the walnut entertainment center. Lucky you, you have both.

-- Kip Northern Illinois ( If you don't know where your goin any road will take you there) George Harrison

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#15 posted 08-02-2008 10:44 PM

This is a beautiful piece of furniture.

-- jeanmarc manosque france

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