custom crafted book shelf for my office

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Project by cobra5 posted 1774 days ago 1188 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

needed to build a book self for my new office shop, wanted to try and match closley to my desk. top three selfs are adjustable.

-- tool time tim aka "cobra5"

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#1 posted 1774 days ago

It came out very nice.

Good work.

-- Whether You Think You Can or You Think You Can't, YOU ARE RIGHT!!!

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#2 posted 1773 days ago

A good Job and a good match.

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 1773 days ago

Excellent book shelf. It looks like you might need to build another matching table to add soon.

-- Every step of each project is considered my masterpiece because I want the finished product to reflect the quality of my work.

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#4 posted 1773 days ago

Looks like you got a good match. Nice job.

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#5 posted 1773 days ago

You did a great job! Love the scalloped edges.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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#6 posted 1773 days ago

Very nice, good looking andvery practical.

-- Roger-R, Republic of Texas. "Always look on the Bright Side of Life" - An eyeball to eyeball confrontation with a blind person is as complete waste of Time.

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#7 posted 1773 days ago

Very nice book shelf – great job!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#8 posted 1773 days ago

Great match in color as well as style. Looks good!

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#9 posted 1773 days ago

thanks everyone, i also have a matching 8’ coffernce table with six leather chairs that one of my regular customer gave me when i opened up my new bussinee two months ago.

-- tool time tim aka "cobra5"

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#10 posted 1773 days ago

Wow, opening up a business in this economy…. That took guts! Great build, excellent craftsmanship.:D

-- Adventure? Heh! Excitement? Heh! A Woodworker craves not these things!

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#11 posted 1773 days ago

thanks woodspanker, after i was laid off last dec. and nobody was hiring [400+ resumes in 2 months, 1 responce] i took everyones advise and oped up my own bussiness, now i’ve hired 3 part time workers, and 2 of us working full time, looking to hire another one full time. a customer from norway has ordered 12 of my 4’x6’ slate inlaid coffee table to be shipped to norway. i’ve out grown my new shop, running out of space. and i haven’t even advertized yet, except from my web site. this was suppose to be a hobby, started out that way. can’t complain happy at what i’m doing. hope i’ve done the right thing, gotta bring home grocery somehow.

cobra5 aka tim

-- tool time tim aka "cobra5"

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