Woodsmith Bookrack in QSWO

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Project by RoadHogg posted 11-25-2014 12:21 AM 1034 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was a fast little project and it’s not perfect as a result. I was just looking for a way to hold some of my woodworking books in my shop and I searching LJs for a book rack. I found one, originally from Woodsmith Magazine, that was also built by vipond33 and G_Bishop . I grabbed some QSWO from the scrap bin and built the project. The finish is Minwax Early American #230 stain then three coats of Zinsser Bulls Eye Clear Shellac, padded on lightly sanded with 320 and 400 before the final light coat.

-- "The difference between school and real life is that in real life the tests come first, and then the lessons" -- Robert Lang,

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#1 posted 11-25-2014 01:24 AM

Nice looking book shelf—I like the raised panels!

-- Dean

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#2 posted 11-25-2014 03:32 AM

I wish SWMBO liked QSWO…

-- Mark Kornell, Kornell Wood Design

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#3 posted 05-27-2015 07:07 PM

Beautiful texture of an oak.

-- Ganchik Sasha

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