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stickley style d-handle bookcase

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Project by buck_cpa posted 01-28-2015 09:30 PM 1140 views 3 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I made this for our (soon to be) babies room from a couple of 4/4 Ash boards. In the essence of time (i.e. finish the nursery) I used screws and dowel plugs instead of the mortise and tenon joinery. I finished it with some Early American stain, two coats of amber shellac, and a 50/50 blend of poly/mineral spirits.

I played football in college and my dad got that bobble head made for me – I had a huge head of hair and a beard.





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jasonallen

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#1 posted 01-28-2015 09:34 PM

I like that. I will be making a book case for my own baby room soon. I might take some inspiration from this one.

-- Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.

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#2 posted 01-28-2015 11:57 PM

Kewl design

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#3 posted 01-29-2015 12:55 AM

Nice looking Stickley bookcase! Now that you’ve built one, there’s no reason not to build another one at a more leisurely pace.

-- Dean

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