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Simple TV table, walnut and maple

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Project by EggMan posted 08-10-2013 06:16 PM 2025 views 4 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

First real wood working project. I have made a couple of other things but with this I bought some rough walnut and maple, planed the wood and built this.
I just made the design up as it came together. The top is 20×40 and it is about 20” tall.
Pretty happy with it, finished with BLO.
It’ll hold a tv, and DVD player, maybe some other junk.
My wife really likes it and that is what is important when I need more tools for the next projects.

Let me know what you think.
Thanks
Ryan





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Vip3r74

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#1 posted 08-10-2013 06:57 PM

Good looking table there Eggman, and very true about the wife liking it. I have being divorced now for just over a year and one good thing is that I can buy whatever I want whenever I want. Down side is I must do evrything for myself. :-). Hope to see many more projects from you.

-- Create, create, create create. It makes my blood flow. And what better material to use than wood, you can repeat the same object 1000 times and none will look the same in natural form.

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BusterB

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#2 posted 08-10-2013 08:05 PM

Nice build Ryan….I think I enjoy those “think it up as you go” projects as about as well as anything I do. I also understand the wisdom of keeping the wife happy too… lol Welcome to LJ’s sir. Stay Safe

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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whitebeast88

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#3 posted 08-10-2013 09:21 PM

beautiful table ryan,great build love the contrast of the 2 woods.great choice.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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LoganN

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#4 posted 08-11-2013 01:07 AM

I love the way you did e legs. Thats a grat idea! I might suggest a router for your next purchase – it would give a nice look to this to round over the edges with. Once you have kids they tend to fall and cut themselves on those sharp wood edges. Great work – keep it up!

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Bsmoot

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#5 posted 08-11-2013 01:55 AM

you done a great job love it keep making sawdust.

-- Bryant north carolina

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Fishinbo

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#6 posted 08-13-2013 07:20 PM

Simple design on a table but looks really attractive with those great contrast of colors. Well done!

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489tad

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#7 posted 08-17-2013 07:33 PM

Ryan, great job on the entertainment stand. Nice combination of wood, finish and your wife is happy. Welcome to LJ’s and enjoy the ride.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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