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    TV Stand

    After having 'Sir Sketch-Up Dave' straighten me out on how to draw dado's, and a taste of his vision on my design...here's where I am....

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    This is only the first coat of a Blo/MS/Poly mix, the Mrs is happy so....success
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    HomeDepot birch ply & Larry's chocolate...had to use an appropriate container for the finish...
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    That thing is wild. Love it
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    Very nice Ken!
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    I love that unit. thinking outside the box a little, excellent, that is a winner sir!!!!!!!

    so is the angle on the dados for the middle shelf cut at the same degree as the bottom dados?

    most of all, thanks for sharing such an interesting unit.
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    Yep, you've got a winner there. Very nicely done!
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    George Jetson, look out. Very nice looking unit.
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    Really cool design. Great job Ken
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    you can follow directions and to think i could have seen it in person last wknd ,,,darn nicly done ken and i will see it in use sometime soon
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    Very nice!

    It puts the one I just built to shame.
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    Nice job ken.

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