Book shelf

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Project by Deathwabble posted 03-03-2010 03:21 AM 1055 views 5 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this shelf as a birthday present for my wife. The wood is eastern white pine, it came from a tree in my yard that was struck by lightning. I fell the tree, sawed it up on my bandsaw mill, and dryed it for a year. comments please

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#1 posted 03-03-2010 03:48 AM

looks great to me,,how are the boards for the back put together if you don’t mind me asking? glue joint, tongue and grove..I like the detail on the top front..

-- Dan Hux,,,,Raleigh, NC

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#2 posted 03-03-2010 04:05 AM

The back is 1/2” tongue and grove. The top detail was inspired by Greene and Greene.

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#3 posted 03-03-2010 04:07 AM

I really like this style. Good job.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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#4 posted 03-03-2010 12:39 PM

very nice g&G influenced piece. did you tongue and groove the back?

-- Daniel -

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#5 posted 03-03-2010 03:07 PM

That’s looks like it could support plenty of novels. Nice color.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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