Shark fin inspired shelves

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Project by tomakazi posted 06-13-2009 04:20 AM 1350 views 4 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here’s some shelves I made a while back out of some scrap 1/2” maple ply. Inspired by shark fins, I used a circle cutting jig on the bandsaw and notched in the back pieces. It only takes 2 screws to hold it up, top and bottom inside corners so you don’t have to search for studs.

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#1 posted 06-13-2009 04:33 AM

Simply but very cool inspired for sure.

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#2 posted 06-13-2009 06:37 AM

nice one ! looks good on the wall

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#3 posted 06-13-2009 06:42 AM

Great design. Great shelves.

Keep it up.


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#4 posted 06-13-2009 11:33 AM

Very out of the box mate.. keep it up… I love it

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#5 posted 06-13-2009 02:20 PM

beautiful design and a great conversation piece I’m sure!! (as well as practical)

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