Bookcase for a friend of mine

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Project by BubbaKim posted 11-10-2009 03:26 PM 1105 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Bookcase for a friend of mine
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This is an early project (and I only have this one picture). I made this in the early 90s. I’m posting it because I made this bookcase before I got all the tools I have now. The only electronic tools I used on this project was a Craftsman circular saw and a DeWalt router.
The cool thing is, the finished project looked good (still does). My friend loved it, he is a Pastor and immediately filled it with books and asked for another. He still uses the bookcase – and still loves it.
It is cool to me to be able to turn Birch plywood and poplar into something that a friend can really use!

-- Bubba

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#1 posted 11-10-2009 03:41 PM

Very nice bookcase. Great work!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#2 posted 11-10-2009 04:18 PM

Looks great, what did you build it out of?

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#3 posted 11-10-2009 04:32 PM

Wow. That is an amazing job. Looks really good.

-- Tony, Pliny,WV "Never do a wrong thing to make a friend or keep one."- Robert E. Lee

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#4 posted 11-10-2009 05:07 PM

Nice bookcase, welcome to LJ.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#5 posted 11-10-2009 06:32 PM

Looks great Bubba

-- Custom furniture

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#6 posted 11-12-2009 03:09 AM

Nice looking bookcase.

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