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Project by Skee posted 07-07-2009 01:57 AM 1606 views 7 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a “kind of like mission” bookcase I made out of Jatoba, with some curly maple accents and some very small purpleheart add ins.

Loved working with the Jatoba, except it was hard to sand cleanly. Very sensitive surface.

The shelves are simply dado’ed into the 3 vertical panels.

You can see the full progression over here.

It is still awaiting a finish – I’m not sure what to use yet.

-- -- Skee from MN

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#1 posted 07-07-2009 02:50 AM

Nice book case skee well done

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 07-07-2009 03:48 AM

Beautiful design.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#3 posted 07-07-2009 03:51 AM

Great job!

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