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Hey everybody

I was cleaning the study today and I thought I'd put my computer case on my desk... What a mistake that was it crack the wood and now it's barely holding together so I need to find a new desk and fast.

Before anyone suggests the Ikea Galant which quite frankly would be perfect I lack an Ikea store. The nearest Ikea store is over 800 km away, over water, filled with sharks

Any ideas would be fantastic. I need space to fit my three Dell U2711's and it's killing me as I got them in the mail about 2 hours ago and I can't set them up and my roommates don't like the idea of me setting my rig up on the dinner table.

Also I was thinking about trying to find a monitor arm(s) that can support the Dell U2711 and Dell U3011 (You never know ) so that I might put them in portrait mode and landscape mode whenever I wished.

Anyway thank you for your help in advance and please help quickly!

Kind Regards

Callen
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go buy A 8x4 piece of plywood (i got cherry plywood) cut it to the desk top you want sand it then stain it then put legs on it BAM easy desk and if you want it stronger add another piece to make it thicker or go buy a solid core wood door then stain/paint it add legs Bam a strong desk just some ideas
    
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Cheers mate =)
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The humanscale M8 can support the 27 and 30" monitors. I thought about buying one just haven't got around to doing it heh.
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Cheers mate =)
best take pics of your new desk once you got it and post it
    
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