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Originally Posted by Shane1244;14679353 
Get the Amon's ...you'll have WAY more space for cheaper! smile.gif

Even with the depth difference?
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I have the Amon (the long one) with the cylindrical legs. I like it. Lots of lengthy space, I used a shelf with a set of shorter legs to build a monitor stand, and it only ran me in the neighborhood of $125 (with a underside mount cable rack and grommet hole for cables).
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Fair warning, BTW, the Amon is filled with compressed paper. Plenty sturdy, I think, but just want to put it out there. I think the Galant is all particleboard.
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post #14 of 42
I would get the Galant, when I move to a bigger apartment, I'm getting one myself.
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post #15 of 42
Love my galant.

Don't get the black version as I did though because when you scratch it, it's very noticeable unlike berch.
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post #16 of 42
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Originally Posted by bllarkin;14679451 
Fair warning, BTW, the Amon is filled with compressed paper. Plenty sturdy, I think, but just want to put it out there. I think the Galant is all particleboard.

Would you happen to have any pictures?
I would love to see if at all possible!
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post #17 of 42
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Originally Posted by 10halec;14679535 
Would you happen to have any pictures?
I would love to see if at all possible!

Here ya go. For scale, that is a 23" monitor.

P1040450.JPG
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post #18 of 42
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Wow, actually looks roomier than i thought it would be, the depth doesnt seem that bad!
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post #19 of 42
Quote:
Originally Posted by 10halec;14679846 
Wow, actually looks roomier than i thought it would be, the depth doesnt seem that bad!

The depth isn't bad at all. I don't think the 2" different would be very much, honestly.
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post #20 of 42
I currently have a 20" desk and it's more than big enough.
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