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Project by leighty6 posted 2037 days ago 1143 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I just finished my TV stand this weekend. I adapted some plans from a old WOOD magazine. It only took seven days to build. The problem was two of the production days were in November 07 and the other five were in September 08. That is one of many reasons why I don’t do this for a living.

-- Greg Leighty, Versailles, KY





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oldskoolmodder

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#1 posted 2037 days ago

Greg, that’s a nice job, you did there!

I have a project or two that I have taken years off from and have thought about finishing recently. So, I know what you mean.

-- Respect your shop tools and they will respect you - Ric

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CharlieM1958

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#2 posted 2037 days ago

Hey, at least you stayed within a 1-year time frame.

Looks really nice.

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

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Icemizer

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#3 posted 2037 days ago

Very nice. Is the back of the unit open? That receiver needs room to breath and all the vents are on the top. You might have unit failure from over heating if it runs to long. Again a very nice design.

-- Say what you mean and mean what you say.

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brianinpa

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#4 posted 2037 days ago

At least you finished it: I have several sitting in the shop that have 1/2” of dust on them. It looks great.

-- Brian, Lebanon PA, If you aren’t having fun doing it, find something else to do.

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Ampeater

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#5 posted 2037 days ago

Hey, I made one of those shortly after that issue of Wood came out. It was a lot of fun and our TV currently sits on it. I really liked the design.

Your version is very nice.

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

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woodinit

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#6 posted 2037 days ago

Very nice – and a project I have on my list as well. You did a great job and I’m now inspired to start mine… Thanks for showing it to those of us who need a little push! :)

-- woodinit Prov. 3:5&6

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James Lango

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#7 posted 2030 days ago

Thast a great Design, i like the DVD storage! looks really good.. Thanks for sharing

-- Longovette@Roadrunner.com

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Beginningwoodworker

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#8 posted 970 days ago

Nice TV Stand.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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