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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Spitting distance north of Detroit Michigan

    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'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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  2. #2
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    Dec 2008
    Santa Claus, In
    That thing is wild. Love it
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  3. #3
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    May 2007
    Kansas City, Missouri
    Very nice Ken!

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  4. #4
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    new york city burbs
    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.
    Last edited by allen levine; 01-30-2013 at 01:13 AM.
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  5. #5
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    Aug 2007
    Reno NV
    Yep, you've got a winner there. Very nicely done!
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    Apr 2007
    No, not all of SoCal is Los Angeles!
    George Jetson, look out. Very nice looking unit.
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  7. #7
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Amherst, New Hampshire
    Really cool design. Great job Ken
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  8. #8
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    Nov 2006
    Delton, Michigan
    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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  9. #9
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Rochester Hills, MI
    Very nice!

    It puts the one I just built to shame.
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  10. #10
    Ron White Guest
    Nice job ken.

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