Quartersawn Oak Entertainment Center

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Project by Lboy posted 03-24-2007 07:48 AM 2387 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made from quartersawn red oak, 22 individual pieces, stained with General Finishes “Black Cherry”. Took 3.5 years to build (part time). The wife didn’t think I would ever get it done.

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#1 posted 03-24-2007 11:43 AM

well worth the wait—it’s beautiful and definitely full of memories already!!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#2 posted 03-24-2007 01:31 PM

nice work,I love the glass

-- Phil, Chattanooga,TN

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#3 posted 03-24-2007 01:35 PM

I love the darkness of the quartersawn oak! Great work.

-- Jeff, Indiana

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#4 posted 03-24-2007 03:10 PM

At first glance, looking at your first picture, I thought maybe you fumed this piece. Need to read the text. Well done.

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dennis mitchell

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#5 posted 03-24-2007 07:54 PM

Nice work..did it take you a whole week-end?

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Joel Tille

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#6 posted 03-24-2007 10:56 PM

Very nice piece of furniture. I’m sure the putter in the corner had nothing to do with this project taking 3-1/2 years. Get caught up in that one myself.

-- Joel Tille

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#7 posted 03-26-2007 12:19 AM

Now you’re talking my speed. Well worth waiting for, LB.

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!"

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#8 posted 03-27-2007 04:12 AM

Nice design and hardware.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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#9 posted 07-14-2007 04:10 AM

Thank you all for the nice comments.

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#10 posted 07-14-2007 06:38 AM

Thanks for posting. Nice work. “They” always think it will never get done.

-- John

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#11 posted 11-11-2011 01:05 PM

Good job ;)

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