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Corner Cabinet Illustration by Mike Del Rizzo DesignMy design for this cabinet was supported by the requirements that it serve several needs: create a comfortable viewing height for a conventional 27" TV; have an attractive open upper cabinet; and contain space for a variety of electronic components.
The lower case was designed to support 4 electronic components along with storage space for VCR tapes and CD/DVDs.The basic concept of any corner cabinet is to fit into a space that offers convenience of footprint but optimizes available functionality.
In my design, I was also looking for the combination of wonderful wood tones and elements to enrich the look of the finished cabinet.The woods I selected were cherry and maple.My construction materials were a combination of sheet stock, hard woods, and mouldings.
The basic casework was made of birch and cherry plywood: the face frame, the doors, the base, and mouldings were made of solid cherry; the base also incorporated poplar as a secondary structural wood; while the cabinet boxes were made of hard maple.
CabinetSome key design elements in the cabinet design had to be addressed and contained within a height and width that looked visually appealing.I measured some commercial examples I...