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Slate and Oak TV Cabinet

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Project by WMD2006 posted 388 days ago 914 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had been meaning to build a real TV stand since I upgraded to an LED model which no longer fit on the old pathetic cabinet. The new one was built to match my coffee and end tables with slate tops and similar stains.
The front and back are assembled with mortises and tenons and are attached with a long sliding dovetail in each of the corners. The cabinet rests on eight corner casters recessed into the base so it appears to float just above the ground.
The center space holds a speaker, is removable, and is covered with accoustic fabric. The doors have antique glass with waves/lines to break up the outlines of the stereo parts inside and there are three sets of shelf guides for various components.

-- -MDWhite





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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 388 days ago

Very nice piece!

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

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wiswood2

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#2 posted 388 days ago

Good job.
Chuck

-- Chuck, wiswood2 www.wisconsinwoodchuck.com

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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 388 days ago

This is very nice. It looks great.

elluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Roger

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#4 posted 388 days ago

A nice piece o furniture.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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wiser1934

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#5 posted 388 days ago

very nice workmanship

-- wiser1934, new york

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aussiedave

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#6 posted 387 days ago

Well done, it looks great….excellent.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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Ottacat

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#7 posted 387 days ago

Well done, an awesome looking unit.

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HillbillyShooter

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#8 posted 387 days ago

Great looking piece.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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dnick

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#9 posted 386 days ago

I like it. Very nice job.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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