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    what desk do you use?

    im in the look for a bigger desk, moree room for stuff etc and just wonderign what does evryone use? price if possible and pic?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Clstrphbc_donut View Post
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    erm. you appear to have your sub ON THE DESK?!



    i use some form of brown thing, it suits my needs ok
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    Quote Originally Posted by MadduckUK View Post
    erm. you appear to have your sub ON THE DESK?!

    They claim to be deaf downstairs, until I play my music, so yeah, I have my sub on my desk, along with the bass and subwoofer slider's pulled right down to zero.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Clstrphbc_donut View Post
    They claim to be deaf downstairs, until I play my music, so yeah, I have my sub on my desk, along with the bass and subwoofer slider's pulled right down to zero.
    Hehe, I know the feeling! Still have my sub on the floor...takes up valuable space on the desk, but each to their own
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    Quote Originally Posted by Clstrphbc_donut View Post
    They claim to be deaf downstairs, until I play my music, so yeah, I have my sub on my desk, along with the bass and subwoofer slider's pulled right down to zero.
    some good headphones will sort that problem out

    I use a nice old wooden desk ... but I didn't have to pay for it ...or my previous desk come to think of it - find a friend who works for a place that repossesses/recycles/swaps-out business furniture. Much sturdier desks for businesses than in the home section!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Clstrphbc_donut View Post
    They claim to be deaf downstairs, until I play my music, so yeah, I have my sub on my desk, along with the bass and subwoofer slider's pulled right down to zero.
    they joys of living downstairs

    I've got some crappy barely-standing wooden thing here, but at home i have an awesome massive desk bought from ikea a few years back, its long enough for about 3 computers woop

    found it -

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    Lovely combo
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    I have the wonderful desk that's in my uni flat



    It's an alright desk, but as with the sound issuses I have my sub on the desk (although it's tiny..behind that deckchair!) as the people on the floor below came up to complain...which if I lived anywhere else I would just crank the music up, but I don't feel like being kicked out of my flat for the sake of bass. I also use headphones.

    Office desks generally are much better than ones you buy for the home, I have a few back at home, big sturdy things, great desks.

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    Desk 1: Michael or summit, 35 squids. bit of a tight squeeze with all monitors on there, but it holds up room enough for 4 pcs underneath too

    Desk 2: Har har, my ikea super-king-size bed and ikea lack table costs 9 squids. Easily able to hold the dell until i can get my wall mount

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    michael, NICE DESK! for only 35seems a bargain.. i need that big desk tbh... got a link?

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    michael is the name of the desk, lol its from ikea...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Steve B View Post
    michael is the name of the desk, lol its from ikea...
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    i knew that and actually its mikael hehehe ill have to get my parents to drive me down there! looks good, shame it dont have that hole in the top That offices usually do for the wires. still looks nice and its cheap

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    shame it dont have that hole in the top That offices usually do for the wires
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    I've got a 200x90cm glass top from Habitat and a couple of trestles to hold it all up....huge amount of desk space, but it takes up a lot of room (funny that).
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