Mission Style Glass Door Bookcase

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Project by Randy Moseley posted 01-29-2015 04:31 PM 2574 views 13 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The bookcase is in the Mission Style with grooved sides and a glass door front. It is made of red oak, no stain, two coats of sanding sealer and two coats of lacquer, sprayed. the shelves are adjustable. The hardware is from Lee Valley. The project will be donated to a local company to raffle off in their annual fundraiser, this year benefiting a shelter for abused women and children.

-- Randy, DeKalb, Illinois

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#1 posted 01-29-2015 04:34 PM

Very nice proportions, and great craftsmanship.
Nice work.

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#2 posted 01-29-2015 06:13 PM

That is great! One hell of a donation too!

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#3 posted 01-29-2015 06:28 PM

Beautiful. I especially like the sides…....they have 3 layers of depth…...from the stiles to the rails to the panel.
Really makes it stand out nicely. And I second the motion of one heck of a donation.
Well done.

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#4 posted 01-29-2015 09:13 PM

looks great

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#5 posted 01-29-2015 09:40 PM

Well done, compliments.

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#6 posted 01-30-2015 12:20 AM

Nice build for a good cause Randy.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#7 posted 01-30-2015 01:08 AM

Great looking bookcase for a great cause!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#8 posted 01-30-2015 03:29 AM

Beautiful!!!! But more importantly, for a great cause!

-- Mike - Northern Upper Michigan

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#9 posted 01-30-2015 03:52 AM

Great looking and it looks like you have another piece goingover there? ?........ ;-j

-- Joe in Pueblo West, Colo.

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#10 posted 01-30-2015 06:01 AM

Beautiful work!

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#11 posted 01-30-2015 01:40 PM

Great cabinet. Did you have plans, if so where could I get them.

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#12 posted 01-30-2015 03:14 PM

Very Nice

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#13 posted 02-01-2015 09:46 PM

Well done. I’m sure they’ll appreciate your generosity.

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