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CharlieM1958

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03-03-2017 04:36 PM

I guess I could have listed this under “Designing Woodworking Projects”....

When a colleague was cleaning out the office of a retiring coworker, he found a printer resting on this “table” in a cluttered corner of the room. Since this particular individual like to portray himself as very handy, we’re pretty sure he built this himself. Wow. :-)

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


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#1 posted 03-03-2017 04:39 PM

Takes a great engineer (or lots of luck) to build something with so little that managed to not fall down under the printers weight…
Did you move it to your office so that you could use it :)

-- Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with all thy might

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#2 posted 03-03-2017 04:44 PM

Too funny.

-- Janice

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#3 posted 03-03-2017 04:54 PM

Smart to angle the legs like he did. Helps with racking.

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TheFridge

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#4 posted 03-03-2017 05:06 PM

So avant-garde

-- Shooting down the walls of heartache. Bang bang. I am. The warrior.

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#5 posted 03-03-2017 05:08 PM

HAHAHA. hey wait a minute…. looks like my first project :o

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#6 posted 03-03-2017 05:13 PM

No worries about stability. It had the support of surrounding clutter ;-)

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#7 posted 03-03-2017 05:27 PM

I guess a true minimalist would appreciate that design…
(Amazing how one screw for each leg kept it together)
:)

-- Eric, central Florida / Utor praemia operibus duris

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CharlieM1958

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#8 posted 03-03-2017 05:57 PM

It’s also good that he left it unfinished so as not to take away from the natural beauty of the plywood.

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

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#9 posted 03-03-2017 06:30 PM

Damn Charlie, I’m retired one day and you have to show the world!

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#10 posted 03-03-2017 07:59 PM

I like the way that the one screw in each corner allows for the legs to rotate. I bet a good Marketing person could turn that into a “Unique Feature”.

-- “Big man, pig man, ha ha, charade you are.” ― R. Waters

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#11 posted 03-04-2017 12:17 AM

Plywood is so….yesterday…

I wonder if plans are available?

-- It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it. Aristotle

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#12 posted 03-04-2017 12:20 AM

Ted might have one….amongst his 16,000 other plans…

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#13 posted 03-04-2017 12:47 AM



Plywood is so….yesterday…

I wonder if plans are available?

- Tony_S

I’ll draw you a set for $9.99 (includes shipping)
Here is a little teaser of what you will get.

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#14 posted 03-04-2017 01:02 AM


Plywood is so….yesterday…

I wonder if plans are available?

- Tony_S

I ll draw you a set for $9.99 (includes shipping)
Here is a little teaser of what you will get.

- jbay

I’m gonna go pull a pallet apart right now!

-- It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it. Aristotle

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#15 posted 03-04-2017 03:42 AM

Truly a flexible design!

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